Legal notice

Information on legal responsibility

In compliance with article 10 of Law 34/2.002, of July 11, of Services Information Society and Electronic Commerce, we inform you that the identifying data of the responsible entity are as follows:

  • Social Name: Asociación Basque Center on Cognition Brain and Language (hereinafter BCBL)
  • TAX identification code: ES G20988929
  • Social Address: Paseo Mikeletegi 69, 20009 Donostia
  • Telephone: +34 943 309 300 Fax: +34 943 309 052
  • E-mail address:
  • BCBL Association registered in the Register of Associations of the Basque Country in Section 1; registration number AS/G/14254/2009.
  • BCBL is a registered trademark in the European Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market, with registration number 008192635.
  • Registered domain:

The company has appointed a data protection officer. This officer may be contacted in writing at the addresses indicated in the heading.

Intellectual Property

The intellectual property rights of the website, its source code, texts, graphic designs, images, photographs, animations, sounds, navigation structure, databases, as well as the different contents, are owned by BCBL and are protected by Spanish legislation on intellectual and industrial property rights. Any reproduction, total or partial publication, distribution, commercialization or transformation of the contents that has not been expressly authorized will constitute an infringement of intellectual and industrial property rights protected by Law.

BCBL will be able to exercise all of the relevant administrative, civil and penal actions in the case of any infringement or non-compliance with these rights on the part of the user.

Access to website and users

Accessing the website grants the status of User. A User may use the material on this website only and exclusively for personal and private use; its use for commercial purposes is prohibited, unless prior written permission has been previously granted. The access and use of all the information, data and contents of the website  will be carried out under the sole and exclusive responsibility of the User, who undertakes to make good use of the services and contents, which may never be used for illicit activities. The User accepts all the conditions of use specified herein.

BCBL reserves the right to modify, extend, delete part of the content, configuration, presentation, specifications and services unilaterally and without prior notice to the User. It also reserves the right to modify these conditions of use, as well as any other conditions contained in the website

BCBL does not guarantee the absence of access errors to the website, its content, or that it is properly updated, although BCBL will use all possible resources to prevent, correct and update content.

The links found on the website are exclusively to inform the User about the existence of other sources of information on the subject on the Internet. These links do not imply a suggestion, invitation, or recommendation to visit any of these sites, therefore BCBL will not be responsible for any results obtained through these links.

BCBL does not guarantee, nor is it responsible for any damages that may be caused to Users' equipment by possible computer viruses or any other malignant programs.

The provision of any of the services of the website may be conditioned on prior registration by the User on a form to be completed at Both in this case and when you provide personal information to access any of the services, the collection and processing of users’ personal data will comply with the provisions of the Law on the Protection of Personal Data.

The User is responsible for protecting his/her user name and access code (password) against unauthorized use. Any use of the website involving the user name and password will be entirely the User’s responsibility. If you notice any unauthorized use or disclosure of your user name and password, please notify us immediately at

Services offered by the website

The services and/or contents offered on the BCBL website are as follows:

  • General information about BCBL, its research lines, staff, facilities and equipment, job offers, activities and seminars, publications, public databases, news, scientific communicationsand contact details.
  • Information and links to congresses and projects BCBL has directed or in which the center has participated.
  • Information and links to the website which allows  participants to volunteer for our studies.


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Protection of personal data

BCBL guarantees the security and confidentiality of the personal data a User provides on the site and/or by e-mail, in accordance with the provisions of Organic Law 3/ 2018 of 5 December on the Protection of Personal Data and Guarantee of Digital Rights and Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and Council of 27 April 2016.

Applicable legislation and jurisdiction

In the event of any discrepancy or dispute arising from the interpretation or application of these conditions, or from the use of the Website, BCBL and the User agree, expressly waiving any other jurisdiction to which they may be entitled, to submit to the jurisdiction of the competent Courts and Tribunals in Donostia/San Sebastián.