Legal notice


CASUAL ADVOCATS, is a distinctive sign consisting of the law offices and lawyers DOTU-DUCH ADVOCATS ASSOCIATS SCP holding CIF number J-58308495,and MARTA LAGARDA RUIZ, holding CIF number, with office at c/Tuset 32, 4º 3ª, 08012, Barcelona Catalunya, España. Telephone number+34 932326875 Fax: +34 932654457. E-Mail:

CASUAL ADVOCATS is registered in the Barcelona Bar Association. The services rendered by CASUAL ADVOCATS are governed by the Spanish Statue on the Practice of Law and other rules which develop this Statute, particularly the Code of Ethics for the Practice of Law. These regulations are available on the website of the Barcelona Bar Association (

1. General
1.1. As owner of the website, CASUAL ADVOCATS hereby informs you that use of the Website and any of its Contents are subject to these standard Terms and Conditions of Use.
1.2. Use of the Website is free of charge. Any person using it automatically acquires the status of User, and as such, fully accepts these Terms and Conditions. Any amendments to these Terms and Conditions and any other legal notices will be published on the Website and shall be deemed effective from the date of publication.
1.3. Certain Services or Contents available on the Website may be subject to “Special Conditions”. These will also be made available to the User and may complement or replace these Terms and Conditions according to use of the specific service to which they refer.

2. Contents
2.1. The Website offers articles, reports, information and other contents drawn up purely for information purposes by CASUAL ADVOCATS. Users are informed that such Contents may not necessarily reflect the most recent legislation or case law, and CASUAL ADVOCATS reserves the unilateral right to amend, remove, develop and update the contents of the Website without prior notice and without assuming any liability.
2.2. The contents of the Website may not, under any circumstances, be considered as substitutes for legal advice or advice of any other nature. Access to the Contents is free of charge and does not imply the existence of any relationship between lawyer and client or any other relationship of trust or of a professional nature between CASUAL ADVOCATS and the User of the Website. Users should not act on the information contained on the Website without previously seeking professional advice.
2.3. The links to other websites which appear on this Website are included because they are considered to be of interest to Users. CASUAL ADVOCATS has no control over these websites and therefore accepts no liability for their services, contents or condition.
2.4. Merely by way of example, and as provided by law, Users shall refrain from:
Reproducing, copying, distributing, making available, publicly communicating, transforming or amending the Contents, except in those cases authorised by law or expressly permitted by CASUAL ADVOCATS or, where applicable, by the party owning the exploitation rights of the Contents.

Reproducing or copying for private use any Contents which may be considered as Software or Databases, as provided under the law governing intellectual property. This likewise applies to publicly communicating the Contents or making them available to third parties when such action necessarily entails reproduction of the Contents by the User or by a third party.

Extracting and/or re-using all or a substantial part of the Contents of the Website, including any databases which CASUAL ADVOCATS makes available to Users.

3. Limitations of liability
3.1. Any person using this Website does so for their own account and at their own risk. CASUAL ADVOCATS does not guarantee that the Website will perform without interruptions, delays, errors, omissions or free of viruses. Consequently, the Website and its contents are provided “as they are” with no guarantees, either explicit or implicit. Users of the Website accept that neither CASUAL ADVOCATS nor its partners, associates, employees or representatives will be liable for any error or omission in the Contents or Services, for any damage derived from using this Website, or for any action taken based on the information provided on the site.

4. Intellectual and industrial property
4.1. The entire Contents of this Website, whether texts, images, sound, data files, trade marks, logos, colour combinations or any other items, including the structure and design of the Website, the choice and manner of presenting its Contents, and any software required for its operation, access and use are protected by the intellectual and industrial property rights owned by CASUAL ADVOCATS or its licensors and as such must be respected by the User.
4.2. Storage and temporary reproduction of any of the contents of the Website are authorised on the condition that they are used solely for personal purposes, not for business. The reproduction, permanent storage and dissemination of the Contents of the Website or any other use intended for public or business purposes is strictly prohibited without the prior written consent of CASUAL ADVOCATS.

5. Data protection policy
5.1. In accordance with Organic Law 15/1999 dated 13 December on Personal Data Protection and other applicable laws, CASUAL ADVOCATS hereby informs its clients, and any third parties supplying the firm with their personal information, about its data protection policy, which is available on the Website via the link “Data Protection”.

6. Applicable Law
6.1. The standard Terms and Conditions of use of the Website and any relationships established between the User and CASUAL ADVOCATS are governed by Spanish law.