Last modified: June 15th, 2015

  1. Privacy Policy
    1. THE SPANISH BOOKSTAGE, S.L. Personal Data Filing System

      In accordance with the Spanish Organic Law 15/1999 of December 13th on the Protection of Personal Data (henceforth, “LOPD” for its Spanish initials), we inform the User that all personal data submitted via the Website www.thespanishbookstage.com will form part of THE SPANISH BOOKSTAGE, S.L. (“THE SPANISH BOOKSTAGE”) personal data filing system. Such personal data will be processed in order to provide the User with the requested services as well as to keep him updated, even by electronic means, on the latest news, products and services of THE SPANISH BOOKSTAGE.

      If the User does not wish to receive these commercial communications, he must check the appropriate box available for such purpose.

      The submission of the all personal data marked as required is necessary to ensure the quality of the services made available to the Users. Otherwise, THE SPANISH BOOKSTAGE cannot ensure that the information and services made available will be provided correctly or meet the User’s needs.

    2. User’s Rights

      The User may exercise his rights of access, rectification, opposition or deletion of his personal data, as provided in the LOPD, by sending a written communication to THE SPANISH BOOKSTAGE, S.L. at carrer Llacuna, número 162, despatx 101 (Incubadora d’Empresas de Glòries), C.P. 08018, Barcelona (Spain); or, by sending an email to hola@thespanishbookstage.com. In both instances, the User must attach proof of identification such as a National ID card, passport or any other valid identification document.

    3. Security Measures

      THE SPANISH BOOKSTAGE will process all personal data in the strictest confidentiality, implementing to that end the appropriate technical and organisational measures in accordance with the applicable law.

  2. Cookies Policy

    THE SPANISH BOOKSTAGE uses third-party cookies in order to improve our services by analyzing your browsing habits and offering you advertisement related to your preferences. In case you continue using the Website, we consider you to have accepted our use of cookies.

    For the purposes of this Cookies Policy, “to continue using” shall imply clicking on any button, checkbox or link of the Website as well as downloading any content from it or page scrolling.

    1. What is a cookie?

      A cookie is a file that is stored on your computer when you browse certain websites such as this one. Among other things, cookies allow Websites to store and retrieve information about your browsing habits or your computer and, depending on the information they contain and the way you use your computer, can be used to recognize the User.

      Depending on their expiration and the purpose for which the data is collected by means of the cookies, there are different types of cookies.

      Therefore, at first, cookies may be “session cookies” which are erased when the User finishes browsing and closes his browser. On the other hand, there are “persistent cookies” which expire after having fulfilled the purpose for which they were designed for or the User deletes such cookie from his computer.

      At the same time, depending on the purpose for which they are used for, cookies can be categorized as:

      • Analytics Cookies.- These cookies collect data to assess the use you make of the Website and the Website’s overall activity. The Web analytics is the measurement, collection and reporting of web data for purposes of understanding and optimizing the usage of the Website.
      • Social Cookies.- They are necessary for external social networks (Facebook, Google, Twitter, Pinterest, etc.). Their function is to control the interaction with the social widgets within the site.
      • Behavioural Advertising Cookies.- These cookies collect information regarding your preferences and personal choices on the Website. They allow us to customize the advertising in order for it to be relevant to the users and avoid showing already seen ads by the User.
      • Technical Cookies.- They are strictly necessary for the functioning of the Website, the browsing the User makes of it as well as the functionality and usability of the different options and services contained within the site.
      • Customization Cookies.- They allow the User to access and use the service based on certain preferences of predefined nature on his device or set by the User himself. For example, the language, the browser used to access the service, the design of the selected content, geolocation of the computer, regional settings of the location the services are accessed from.
      • Third Party Cookies.- Some Websites may set cookies belonging to third parties in order to manage and improve the services being offered.
    2. What type of cookies does this Website use?

      Google Analytics
      Our Website uses Google Analytics (third-party analytics cookies), a service provided by Google, Inc. (“GOOGLE”). Google Analytics cookies are used to allow THE SPANISH BOOKSTAGE analyze the User’s interaction with the Website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of THE SPANISH BOOKSTAGE (including you IP address) will be transmitted and stored by GOOGLE in servers located in the United Sates. GOOGLE will use such information on our behalf in order to track your use of THE SPANISH BOOKSTAGE, to create reports regarding THE SPANISH BOOKSTAGE᾽s activity and providing other services in connection with THE SPANISH BOOKSTAGE᾽s activity. You can refuse the processing of your personal data or information by disabling the use of cookies on your browser’s settings. However, please note, that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of THE SPANISH BOOKSTAGE. By using THE SPANISH BOOKSTAGE you acknowledge the processing of your data by GOOGLE in the manner and for the purposes mentioned above.

      You can find further information on Google Analytics cookies here:

    3. How may I disable and delete the cookies used on this Website?

      You can manage the cookies on your computer by blocking or deleting them. Otherwise, the used of the Website implies the acceptance by the User of our use of cookies as stated herein.
      In order to manage such cookies, the User must follow the instructions below:

      • PC BROWSERS
        • Mozilla Firefox: Click on Tools in the menu and then select Options. Click on the Privacy Tab. Depending on the version of your browser, select or clear the check box “Accept cookies from sites” o “Tell sites that I do not want to be tracked”.
        • Microsoft Internet Explorer: Go to Tools on the menu bar and then click on Internet Options. Click on the Privacy tab. Select the desired settings and then click on the Advance button. Select the option “Override Automatic Cookie Handling”. Select the check box “Allow” or “Block”.
        • Google Chrome: Go to the Chrome menu located in the tools of the browser. Select Settings and click on Show Advanced Options. Under the Privacy section, click the Content settings button. Select the desired cookies settings.
        • Apple safari: In the Safari dropdown menu, select Preferences. Click the Privacy tab and select the desired cookies settings.
        • Opera: Click the Opera menu and select Settings. Click Options and select Advanced. On the left-hand side of the screen, select Cookies. Select the desired settings.

        In case you do not allow the use of cookies during the browsing of this Website, THE SPANISH BOOKSTAGE cannot ensure that the information shown throughout the browsing will be complete or possible.

      • MOBILE DEVICES BROWSERS
        • IOS: From the home screen, select Setttings. Select Safari and click Accept cookies. Select the desired settings.
        • Android: Start the browser application. Click the Menu button. Select the More option and then Settings. Click on or uncheck Accept Cookies.
        • Windows phone 7: From the home screen, click the right arrow. Go to setting and select Internet Explorer. Click or uncheck Accept Cookies.

        By blocking cookies, the User may cause the unavailability of some of the services or functionalities of THE SPANISH BOOKSTAGE.

    4. Prevalence of the Version in the Spanish Language

      In case of discrepancy between the Spanish version of this Privacy Policy and Cookies and any other version in a different language, the version in Spanish shall prevail.