Terms & Conditions

THE USER acknowledges and agrees that all industrial and intellectual property rights on the content and/or any other elements on the website (including but not limited to all the elements that make up the visual look graphic and other sensory stimuli of web pages comprising the website such as its 'look and feel', trademarks, logos, trade names, texts, reviews and comments, images, graphics, designs, sounds, databases, software, flow charts, presentation, navigation architecture and web page source codes) belong to Social Trends Institute and/or third parties who have assigned their rights. For this purpose, the website will be understood as all creations included and expressed by any tangible or intangible medium and/or format, known or unknown, which may be protected by the current intellectual property legislation.

Users are exclusively authorized to view, print, download or temporarily store—either in whole or in part— the content and/or elements on the website or pages that comprise it solely for their personal, private and non-profit use, provided that in any case their origin and/or author is duly noted and, where appropriate, the copyright symbol and/or industrial property notes of Social Trends Institute or its owners appear.

Under no circumstances does access to Social Trends Institute’s Websites imply any authorization, waiver, transfer, license or assignment of all or part of such rights by their owners, unless expressly provided otherwise. These General Terms of Use for the Websites do not in any way give Users any right to use, modify, exploit, reproduce, distribute or publicly broadcast Websites and/or their various content other than expressly provided herein. Any other use or exploitation of any rights will be subject to the prior and express authorization specifically granted for that purpose by Social Trends Institute and/or third-party owners of the rights.

The use of these elements is strictly prohibited, as well as their total or partial reproduction, communication and/or distribution for commercial purposes or profit, and their modification, alteration, decompilation and/or any other use of the Websites, their pages and/or the contents they include. These actions may lead Social Trends Institute to exercise any and all legal rights it may have through the courts or any other means.

Social Trends Institute and all names including Social Trends Institute are registered trademarks and may not be reproduced, imitated, used or included anywhere without our permission.

Exclusion of Warranties and Liability

Social Trends Institute is not liable under any circumstances for damages of any kind which may be caused by, but not limited to, the following: errors or omissions in the content, non-availability of Websites or transmission of malicious or harmful viruses or programs in the content, despite having taken all the necessary technological precautions to prevent it.

Social Trends Institute does not guarantee the accuracy, reliability and validity of the content, information, articles, reviews, offers and other content on this website, whether its own, those of third parties, or links to other websites. The school assumes no liability whatsoever for the use of the same.

Social Trends Institute does not guarantee the availability and continuity of its website. Consequently, Social Trends Institute is exempted from any liability for the improper functioning or interruptions of its Websites.

The USER may not take any action on our site which causes a computer system overload. The uploading of viruses, robots or software that alter the normal functioning of our Websites is also prohibited.

The user assumes all liability for the use of our Websites, accepting sole responsibility for any direct or indirect effect on the Websites, including, but not limited to, all adverse economic, technical and/or legal results, and hampering the expectations generated by our sites. The user therefore commits to not hold Social Trends Institute liable for any claims arising directly or indirectly from such actions.

The USER acknowledges that he/she has understood the information regarding the terms of use of our sites and recognizes that the terms are sufficient for ensuring error-free operation, and therefore accepts the terms fully and expressly.

The USER is fully aware that by merely browsing this website, as well as using its services, he/she accepts these terms.


In the event that the websites include links or hyperlinks to other Internet sites, Social Trends Institute does not exercise any control over such sites and content. Under no circumstance will Social Trends Institute be in any way liable for the contents of any link to an unrelated website, nor does it guarantee the technical availability, quality, reliability, accuracy, comprehensiveness, trustworthiness, validity or constitutionality of any material or information contained in any such links or other Internet sites. The inclusion of these external links does not imply any type of association, fusion or participation with the entities linked.

The USER can create links or hyperlinks to the Social Trends Institute website as long as the following criteria are met and the use complies with these General Terms of Use and all applicable laws. The website or service that links to the Social Trends Institute website should comply with these requirements:

a) Users may link to all Social Trends Institute pages that don’t require registered access.

b) The use of the link does not imply, nor should it lead to confusion regarding Social Trends Institute’s endorsement of the products, services, website or owner of the website in question.

c) It should not misrepresent, distort or alter the true relationship, if any, with Social Trends Institute or present incorrect information about Social Trends Institute.

d) The site may not infringe any intellectual property and/or any other type of rights or fail to fulfil any enactment of the legislation in force.

e) The site, services or products may not be defamatory, illegal, obscene, offensive or contrary to morality and public order.

Social Trends Institute reserves any applicable rights to defend its interests in the event of any breach of the above terms and conditions of use, and specifically may require removal of the link.


Please be aware that we use cookies only to fine-tune and enhance our relationship with our users and also adapt our site to their technological means. The USER may configure his/her browser to be notified of the receipt or, if necessary, reject the receipt of cookies on his/her hard drive. For more information, please consult your browser instructions and manuals.

Right of Exclusion

Social Trends Institute reserves the right to deny or withdraw access to its website and/or services offered without prior notice, on its own accord or at the bidding of a third party, to users who violate these General Terms of Use.

Amendment of these terms and duration

Social Trends Institute may change at any time the terms specified herein, in which case they will be duly published in a similar format. The validity of these terms will depend on their exposure and will be valid until they are modified by other duly published terms.

Applicable Law and Jurisdiction

The relationship between Social Trends Institute and the USER shall be governed by applicable Spanish legislation. In the event of any dispute, both parties will submit to the Consumer Arbitration Board of Catalonia, who is entrusted with the appointment of the arbitrator(s) and the arbitration committee. In the event that arbitration arrangement does not occur by mutual agreement or is declared void, or for the execution of the award, both parties are subject, with express waiver of their own jurisdiction if applicable, to the Courts and Tribunals of the city of New York.