Legal Warning

1. Identification of the owner of the Website

In accordance with the provisions of the Law on Information Society Services, the Illustrious Bar Association of Madrid (hereinafter ICAM), owner of the Website, informs that its full corporate name is Illustrious Bar Association of Madrid, with registered office at Calle Serrano 9-11, 28001 Madrid, and tax identification number Q2863002H.

To contact us, please send an e-mail to or call the telephone numbers that appear in the Bar Association section of this website.

2. General conditions of use of the website

2.1. Access to and use of the Website and all sub-domains and directories included under it (hereinafter collectively referred to as the “Website”) are subject to the terms detailed in this Legal Notice.

2.2. The purpose of the website is to provide citizens and ICAM members with information on its corporate activities and the services it offers, as well as to provide remote Bar Association services to the latter to enable them to save time on travel and telephone dealings with the various areas of the Bar Association.

With this website, ICAM aims to provide a useful service, so suggestions from users are welcome. But if you do not agree with any of the conditions contained in this notice, you should stop using the ICAM website. Access to it implies acceptance thereof without reservation. The use of certain services offered on this site will also be governed by the particular conditions provided in each case, which will be understood to have been accepted by the mere use of such services.

2.3. For the purposes of this legal notice, the Website is understood to be the information displayed and/or transmitted (including without limitation texts, comments, press releases, video, sounds, image clips, images, databases, multimedia products, photographs, artistic performances, productions, and in general, those other creations or contents expressed by any means and/or tangible or intangible support, currently known or to be invented in the future, whether or not it is the object of protection by the legal system in force in the field of intellectual, industrial property or similar rights – collectively considered as the “Content”) which, by its selection or arrangement, constitutes an intellectual creation that can be protected in accordance with Article 12 of the Consolidated Text of the Act on Intellectual Property.

2.4. Any access, use or browsing of this website or its contents implies the acceptance of these conditions of use. ICAM may modify these conditions of use at any time. ICAM may modify this website and its contents at any time without prior notice and will update it regularly.

2.5. The user accepts expressly and without exception that access to and use of this website and its contents is under their sole and exclusive responsibility vis-à-vis ICAM and any third party.

2.6. Access to this website is free, except for the restricted access areas, and free of charge; its viewing and use does not require prior subscription, registration or hiring.

2.7. The User undertakes to use the Website in a diligent and correct manner. Likewise, the User undertakes not to use it: (i) to carry out activities contrary to the law, morality, accepted good customs or established public order and (ii) for illicit, prohibited or harmful purposes or effects on the rights and interests of third parties; ICAM declines any liability that may arise from the foregoing.

2.8. ICAM is not responsible for the opinions expressed by third parties through the tools available or to be available in the future on its Website, nor is it responsible for the content of websites linked through such tools.

2.9. ICAM shall ensure that the contents of this website are not pornographic, xenophobic, discriminatory, racist or encourage violence.

2.10. It is forbidden for the user to alter this website in any way that could affect its content, such as links or similar.

2.11. The User acknowledges that ICAM does not assign or transfer to the User any rights in the Website or the Content or the Trademarks appearing therein, including, any properties of third parties. ICAM only authorises the User to access and use them in accordance with the terms indicated in this legal notice. Specifically, ICAM authorises Users to access and navigate the website and to access the content incorporated therein.

2.12. Users shall not be authorised to copy, distribute (including by e-mail and Internet), transmit, communicate, modify, alter, transform, assign or in any other way display activities involving the commercial or illegal use of the Website or its Contents or elements, either partially or totally.

2.13. The information disseminated by this means is for information purposes only. ICAM reserves the right to eliminate or suspend its dissemination, in whole or in part, and to modify the structure and content of the website without prior notice and may even limit or not allow access to such information. The objective is to maintain the quality and update this information and to avoid and minimise possible errors caused by technical failures. However, ICAM does not guarantee that this access cannot be interrupted or affected by such failures. ICAM reserves the right, at any time and without prior notice, to modify and update the information contained on this website or in its configuration and presentation.

3. Links

3.1. This Website may contain links to other portals or websites not managed by ICAM. ICAM states that it has no control over such portals or websites, nor is it responsible for their content. The links that this web could contain will be offered only as informative references, whose purpose is to facilitate the access to other contents that are considered of interest.

3.2. ICAM does not assume any direct or indirect responsibility for the legality, truthfulness, usefulness, quality or reliability of the contents that are not directly managed or controlled by them, even though they may be accessible through the website.

4. Intellectual and Industrial Property

4.1. ICAM reserves the intellectual property rights of the Website in respect of those elements that make up the visual appearance, graphic image and other sensory stimuli of the web pages that make up the website; the navigation architecture; the source codes of the web pages; photographs, recordings, computer programs (hereinafter referred to as the “Software”), database, technology, know-how, trademarks, distinctive signs and logos.

4.2. The contents of this website and the works reproduced on it are the property of ICAM and are protected by the regulations on intellectual property. Their total or partial reproduction is prohibited except in the cases and with the limits that are expressly authorised.

Thus, the use of all the contents of the website is subject to the following conditions:

(i) Only personal and non-commercial use of the contents owned by ICAM is authorised for information purposes and in relation to professional practice. Teaching, pre- and post-doctoral research, and criticism are expressly included, provided that they are not intended for commercial publication and dissemination. Users must in all cases cite the author and source of the materials used for authorised personal and educational use, with express mention of the URL address of this website. The use of this page and its contents, as authorised herein, is free of charge;

(ii) Users are expressly authorised to view the information and elements it contains, and to download or reproduce it privately on their computer systems, except where expressly stated otherwise

(iii) Users accessing this website are not authorised to assign, distribute or disseminate by any means, either in whole or in part, elements owned by ICAM contained in this website, nor to send them by e-mail for purposes other than those authorised in this legal notice, nor to modify or alter them in any way.

(iv) ICAM will provide the necessary material and legal means to avoid the unwanted inclusion in this website of elements that could be introduced by third parties outside ICAM against this legal notice and its authorised uses;

(v) ICAM may deny access to this page to any user who introduces unauthorised, illegal or potentially illegal content, and reserves the right to take appropriate legal action in such cases, including prior or subsequent withdrawal or moderation and/or editing. ICAM will in all cases cooperate with the authorities in identifying those who may introduce or attempt to introduce such content;

(vi) ICAM is solely and exclusively responsible for the content of this website that originates from ICAM itself, and in no case for content that may have been introduced by unauthorised third parties;

(vii) ICAM reserves the exclusive rights to exploit its intellectual property on this website, in any form, and especially the rights of reproduction, distribution, public communication and transformation, without prejudice to the rights that may correspond to the authors of the works that are reproduced on this website.

4.3. With regard to quoting products and/or services of third parties, ICAM acknowledges in favour of their owners the corresponding industrial and intellectual property rights, and their mere mention or appearance on the website does not imply the existence of any rights or liability whatsoever over them, nor does it imply any endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation, unless expressly specified.

4.4. The User recognises and accepts that in the Web, the rights are protected by the applicable legislation in the matter of intellectual, industrial property, rights of exploitation of the commercial and advertising value of the image and other analogous rights.

4.5. Unauthorised use of the information contained in this website, as well as any breach of the Intellectual or Industrial Property rights of ICAM, shall entail legally established responsibilities.

4.6. ICAM has the exclusive right to use these rights in any form, and in particular the rights of reproduction, distribution, public communication (in any of its forms) and transformation of those contents that are its property.

5. Limitation of Liability

5.1. ICAM does not assume any responsibility for the connection or contents of third party links and/or links made by third parties referred to on the website.

5.2. Both the access to this website and the use that may be made of the information contained therein is the exclusive responsibility of the user. There are certain parts of the website to which access is reserved for members by means of a user ID and a password. Non-registered users can visit the public sections of the portal, and should never attempt to access the restricted access sections, unless they have been authorised to do so by being assigned a user ID and password. The users will be responsible for all the actions they carry out while browsing the site, as well as for the custody of their access codes.

5.3. ICAM cannot be held responsible for any security errors that may occur or for any damage that may be caused to the user’s computer system (hardware and software), files or documents stored therein, as a result of the presence of a virus in the user’s computer used to connect to the contents of the website, a malfunction of the browser or the use of out-of-date versions thereof. ICAM does not guarantee the absence of errors in the access to this website, in its content, nor that it is updated, although ICAM shall make its best efforts to avoid errors, correct them or update the contents.

5.4. ICAM shall not be liable for any damages and/or losses of any nature that the user or a third party may suffer as a result of:

(i) the lack of availability, maintenance or effective operation of the Website or its contents;

(ii) of the lack of usefulness, veracity, adequacy or validity of the Website or its contents to satisfy the needs or expectations of the user;

(iii) the fact that a third party, breaking the established security measures, may use the Website, its contents for the transmission of viruses, or may access to perform unauthorised processing of stored data;

(iv) nor, in general, of any use of the Website and or contents that could be made by the user or a third party, against the conditions of access and use thereof established herein.

6. Cookies

6.1. Cookies, depending on who serves them, can be divided between own cookies, served by this page, and third party cookies, served by other websites or services. Below we inform you about the cookies served by this page and how to disable them, and the consequences of such action.

6.2. Cookies from the Website

Session Cookies: They allow to know the navigation experience and they expire when the User closes the browser. No personal data is stored.

Logging cookies: Logging cookies are generated once the User has signed up or subsequently logged in and are used to identify them on the Services for the following purposes:

Keep the user identified.

Check whether the User is authorised to access certain Services

6.3. Third party cookies

Cookies used by external content add-ons This website uses Google Maps and Google Analytics to visualise geographical locations (our offices). Its use implies the sending of two cookies (PREF and NID) managed entirely by Google.

6.4. How to disable cookies

As an additional guarantee to the above, the registration of our cookies may be subject to the acceptance of cookies by the user during the installation or updating of the browser used, and this acceptance may be revoked at any time through the content and privacy configuration options available.

It is normally possible to stop accepting Cookies from the browser, or to stop accepting Cookies from a particular Service. All modern browsers allow changing the Cookie settings. These settings are usually found in the ‘options’ or ‘preferences’ menu of your browser.

The User will find the steps to access the configuration menu for cookies and, where appropriate, private browsing in each of the main browsers in the following instructions and URLs:

Internet Explorer: Tools -> Internet Options -> Privacy -> Settings. For more information, you can consult Microsoft’s support or the browser’s Help.

Firefox: Tools -> Options -> Privacy -> History -> Custom Settings. For more information, you can consult Mozilla’s support or the browser’s Help.

Chrome: Settings -> Show advanced options -> Privacy -> Content settings. For more information, you can consult Google’s support or the browser’s Help.

Safari: Preferences -> Security. For more information, you can consult Apple’s support or the browser’s Help.

7. Protection of Personal Data

Unless otherwise indicated, the person responsible for processing the personal data collected through the website or linked thereto is the Illustrious Bar Association of Madrid (ICAM).

The processing of personal data collected through the website or linked to this website complies with the requirements of REGULATION (EU) 2016/679 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL of 27 April 2016 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data and repealing Directive 95/46/EC (General Data Protection Regulation, RGPD) of the Organic Law 3/2018, of December 5, on the Protection of Personal Data and the guarantee of digital rights and current regulations on the protection of personal data. If you believe there may be a misuse, you can report it to

ICAM shall process the personal data collected through this website in compliance with current legislation on data protection. Thus:

-The inclusion of data in forms is absolutely voluntary and is duly announced, showing the relevant information clauses; the legitimisation of the processing of your data is the consent you give by sending the registration, contact, consultation form.

-The data shall only be used for the purpose for which it was collected;

-All persons who provide data through the website and, in general, any interested party, have the rights recognised by the RGPD to access, rectify and delete the data, request the portability of the same, oppose the processing and request the limitation of the same

You can exercise your rights by emailing

On the website you can find the Register of Processing Activities with more information about the processing of data by specific activities and purposes carried out by the Bar Association and about your rights.
You can also consult the Personal Data Processing and Privacy Policy for the Website and the Internet.

8. Applicable law and competent jurisdiction

These General Conditions are governed by Spanish Law.

For the resolution of all disputes or questions relating to this website or the activities carried out therein, ICAM and the User, expressly waiving any other jurisdiction, accept Spanish law as the governing legislation of these conditions, and for the resolution of any disputes or litigation that may arise, agree to submit to the jurisdiction of the Courts and Tribunals of the city of Madrid (Spain).