Legal notice - Copyright

Copyright GSA 2017

“Website” means the webpages (singularly considered and their entirety, in their external aspect as well as in their internal content) located under the URL www.useGalileo.eu, the layout and the graphical contents, the codes HTML, the configuration and the structure, the organisation, the choice of contents, the coordination, the “look and feel”, the technologies, the programs for computer, the processes and the methods used for the operation of the Website and, in general, any element which is part of the Website. Where not differently indicated, all the materials and the documents published on the Website, whichever their nature may be (and therefore, for instance, phono records, video, photos, images or sequences of images in motion, designs, software and so on) and, in general, the information and the contents of the Website different from the above mentioned contents of the Website, are fully and exclusively owned by GSA (© GSA 2017), or by third parties.

Unless otherwise stated, reproduction and use of all the materials and documents published on the Website are authorised provided the source is acknowledged.

Where prior permission must be obtained for such reproduction or use, such permission shall prevail over the abovementioned general permission and shall clearly indicate any restrictions on use. Where copyright vests in a third party, permission for reproduction must be obtained from this copyright holder as indicated on the Website, unless otherwise stated.

Disclaimer

GSA maintains this Website to enhance public access to information on manufacturers and services using EGNOS and Galileo.

    This content of the Website is:
  • of a general nature only and is not intended to address the specific circumstances of any particular individual or entity;
  • sometimes linked to external websites over which GSA has no control and for which GSA assumes no responsibility;
  • not professional or legal advice. If you need specific advice, you should always consult a suitably qualified professional.

Please note that it cannot be guaranteed that a document available online exactly reproduces an officially adopted text. In case of disagreement, the official adopted text will always prevail.

Please note that GSA does not endorse nor recommend the companies and manufacturers’ products listed in this website in preference to others of a similar nature.

Should you wish to update, add or remove a company profile or product from the database, please use the contact form contact form provided.

The Website, and generally the documents and anything therein contained are offered “as is”, in the legal and de facto status as they are. Access to the Website and use of any of its materials shall take place under the sole and exclusive responsibility and the exclusive control of the user and, except for mandatory provisions, GSA assumes no responsibility at all for damages connected with the use of with the lack of use of the Website. Except for mandatory provisions, GSA does not ensure in any way the user that access and use of the Website shall occur continually and without interruptions, in a safe way and without errors. GSA disclaims any responsibility toward the user and third parties for impossibility to access to the Website or incomplete or erroneous access.

By accessing any part of this Website, you will be deemed to have accepted the terms of this legal notice.

Personal data protection

The protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data by GSA is based on Regulation (EC) No 45/2001 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 18 December 2000.

Although you can browse through most of the GSA Website without giving any information about yourself, personal data is processed when you contact the GSA through the form available on the website. A relevant privacy notice is available for such processing operation. This privacy notice will give you details regarding the purpose of the operation, personal data concerned, recipients of such personal data and the rights of data subjects.

Data subjects may contact at any time the GSA Data Protection Officer at dpo@gsa.europa.eu or have recourse to the European Data Protection Supervisor.

How do we treat emails you send us?

UseGalileo.eu website has a “Contact” section which requires your name and email in order to send your comments. When you send such a message, your personal data is collected only to the extent necessary to reply. If the management team of the mailbox is unable to answer to your question, it will forward your email to another service. If you have any questions about the processing of your email and related personal data, do not hesitate to include them in your message or to address them to Head of Communications Department at com@gsa.europa.eu.

Cookies

A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device through the browser when you visit the website. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, language, font size, saving chosen images in the library, and other display preferences) over a period of time, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the website or browse from one page to another.

How do we use cookies?

Our Website uses cookies to ensure its proper functioning and to make the Website more user friendly. In particular, cookies are used to save chosen images in the library, remembering your display preferences (font, size...) or to store your access to pages protected by password. Cookies will not be used for any purpose other than the ones stated in this notice.

    This Website uses the following type of cookies:
  • Persistent cookies: these cookies are not deleted when you close the browser. Persistent cookies are used to improve your navigation experience remembering the display preferences you chose the last time you visited our Website.
    As to the domain where it belongs, this Website uses the following type of cookies:
  • Third party cookies: these cookies are stored by a different domain to the GSA Website domain. Following we explain in more detail this type of cookies. These cookies are not under GSA control.

Do we use other cookies?

This Website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. Google Analytics uses cookies, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the Website analyse how users use the Website. Google Analytics does not store personal information about the Website users. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the Website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluation your use of the Website, compiling reports on Website activity for Website operators and providing other services relating to Website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google does not store any personal information about the Website users and will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. For more information regarding Google Analytics cookies click here.

This Website uses the embedded Tweets tool of Twitter for websites widgets. When users visit websites including Twitter for websites widgets, Twitter receives certain browser-related information that helps the widget work properly. This information includes the website visited and a cookie that identifies the user’s browser. Twitter uses cookies for analytics and measurement purpose and to personalise content. You can find more information regarding Twitter widget cookies here.

How to control cookies?

You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish – for details, see aboutcookies.org You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a website and some services and functionalities may not work.