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Official statement of venue change


Please be informed that our Firm, Veritas Legal Abogados SL, intends to move to new offices, on April First 2016, at the following address:

Carrer Mallorca, 272, 3ª
08037 Barcelona

Our new headquarter is located in the same area located just at 15 minutes’ walk of our current offices. These new offices are connected outstandingly well.

We would like to inform you that our telephone and fax numbers will remain the same as the current ones.

Tel. +34 93 200 01 49             Fax +34 93 200 01 53

Please update our company data to avoid any inconvenience, due to the fact our old location will be inoperative. Finally, we wish to convey our commitment to our customers in order to offer the best attention and personalized advising of your affairs, always looking for excellence as the only way to understand work.Contact us to visit our new offices and set a meeting!

What happens to the digital life after you die?



Have you ever ever wondered what happens to all this online content we generate once we have died? If this is your case, you definetly want to continue reading this article that explains in detail what all of these information companies does.

Facebook after death Source: DANIEL GLEZ When someone dies, all your photos and Facebook posts, files Dropbox, Google accounts, Outlook emails … don’t go away, but in many cases are inaccessible. Aware of this, big companies of Internet have begun to pay attention to the death of its members, seeing business in a new field and ahead of possible legal problems, they already have started adding to its services specific options to  related deaths. In 2013, Google was ahead of the competition and created a specific digital testament to their services. Which it is a tool that allows users to decide what to do with their digital data once their accounts are to be inactive, either because of death, disability or for any other reason. At this point, there are two options, delete the contents or name a beneficiary in a will. The manager called dormant accounts eliminates all content after less than a year of account inactivity, depending on what the user has chosen period. The other option is to choose a trusted contact for this receive all account data. The Inactive Account Manager eliminates all content after less than a year of account inactivity, depending on the period that the user has chosen. The other option is to choose a trusted contact for receive all account data. Facebook has also been forced, despite numerous requests, to provide a similar service. The user can choose to keep your account active or completely eliminated. If you choose to keep it, you can designate a heir. The way is through the “Contact Legacy” in the security settings. If the deceased has left no record of their wishes after death, it corresponds to a familiar person to give a proof of death and choose to delete the account or convert it to a memorial one, where your friends and family can still see the profile and posting messages of remembrance. On Instagram, the process is much the same. Microsoft offers a service called “close relatives process” which gives the option to delete the account of a deceased person or to access in his account. Twitter does not offer many possibilities. No one can take account of the person who has died, but you can download a copy of public tweets before finally close it. Other services like LinkedIn, Yahoo and Flickr allow you to close the account of the deceased before sending a death certificate and other important information about the user. For Apple and other digital content services is a controversial situation. The apple company and similar consider the user acquires a right to use digital content by paying, but no ownership over them. That way, no one can the inherit.

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How to act after being the victim of an online scam




The ciberscams increases at Christmas with the increase of online shopping. Stealing bank details or false job offers are other common crimes on the Internet.

Thanks to online shopping, Christmas shopping no longer involves careerss and hours of long lines to get the best items of the sales. Internet can comfortably bring gifts home in just a few days, which has made this type of stores multiply. A boon for consumers, but the scammers have already been added offering, for example, top brand products as if they were original and with a very similar price that does not raise suspicions. Counterfeits occupy the first position of fraud against the citizens according to the ranking prepared by the National Cyber ​​Security Institute. “Many affected believe that they have been cheated by online there is nothing to do but it is not. The procedure is the same as if the problem had occurred off the Net,” says Rafael García del Poyo, a partner at Osborne Clarke and specialist in digital businesses. Fraud in the virtual world are varied and may incur from the collection of personal data to deflect this information to third parties or, more commonly, the economic damage scammed, you basically have two options to recover their money, lodging a complaint or a grievance.

The 10 most common scams

  • Scams counterfeit products 1. Sometimes they sold as original goods that are not very similar to that of large firms price.
  • Fake lenders 2. Credit requirements fast without calling a number to begin the process.
  • False job offers 3. Endless calls to premium numbers or payable for a material for small tasks are some of the most common scams.
  • Gift Vouchers fraudulent 4. Some websites ask for personal data to download checks clothing stores or supermarkets are only looking to sell that information.
  • ‘Phishing’ 5. To grab passwords or transfers, some scammers send emails posing as a bank.
  • Muleros 6 . People who act as intermediaries to exchange for a fee, forward the money to a third party fraud.
  • Vacation scams 7. Holiday apartments, following a prepayment disappear.
  • Sale of used items 8. Either a second hand does not mean that you should not match the description of the ad.
  • Internet brides 9 . Bribes or money upfront are the result of some web to meet women.
  • Inheritances and lottery 10. False or alleged prize unclaimed inheritances coupons circulating on the Internet.



4 millions british data are being threatened due to the hackers

The authors of cyber-attack blackmail now TalkTalk


The British telecommunications provider TalkTalk, which offers telephony and broadband in the UK, has admitted that Wednesday suffered a “significant and sustained attack” to its servers and is investigating whether the hackers were able to access bank customer data . The company, which has suffered two similar ciber-attacks this year, acknowledged yesterday that the alleged perpetrators of computer attack that has compromised the personal data of four million customers, have contacted the company to demand payment for not use the information illegally.
“We can confirm we have been contacted by someone claiming to be responsible (of the attack) and wants us to give him money,” said a company spokesman. The executive director of the company, Dido Harding said that the alleged perpetrators have targeted making it blackmail.
The Scotland Yard exdetective Adrian Culley told the BBC Radio 4 that the attack could be the work of a “group of Islamic cyber-terrorism”, since a group linked to yihadism claimed in internet and published information that apparently could have stolen TalkTalk servers.
Harding said the company “has taken until now the worst-case scenario”, but can not confirm yet what data has been stolen, while apologized to its customers. When questioned whether the company had encrypted personal data kept on its servers, the executive director responded that “the terrible truth is that I do not know.”
The cybercrime unit dedicated to British police have opened an investigation into the incident, while the Office of the Information Commissioner in the UK, responsible for data protection, said TalkTalk ought to have in place before notice of the facts, which they were communicated to early Friday afternoon.
Meanwhile, British business leaders have demanded the government “urgent measures” to eradicate cyber attacks. The Institute of Directors said that although the media only advertise “grave breaches” hacker attacks “occur constantly.”
The guild also said that such invasions computer is one of the biggest threats that businesses face today. Meanwhile, the British Government is committed to eradicate these crimes.

Source: La Vanguardia

A Twitter account in ‘house arrest’ for 30 days

Forcing a person to issue a judgment in a Twitter account is no longer a novelty in Spain, but that this task should be repeated for 30 days straight yes it is.

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The courts have spent several years taking cancern about defamations that are published in social networks, some use platforms repeatedly to express their opinions and thereby unlawfully interfering in the right to honour other users. Indeed, this emphasis on offensive tweets is what led the Court of First Instance number 22 of Sevilla to publish this ruling, pioneer in our country, based on the repetition of the expressions and humiliating and insulting comments represented “a clear sign of the intention to attack the honour of others. ”

The decision of the Andalusian capital court has recently been ratified by the Provincial Court of Seville. Now, it is up to the Supreme Court, as the offender has submitted an appeal.

If the High Court keeps the line of argument put forward by previous instances, this form of action could set a precedent when threats are made or disqualifications repeatedly. So, Twitter would be not only a way to exercise the right of rectification, but a platform to try to repair the damage caused by constant provocative tweets.

At specific hours

The sentence, which also includes compensation of 4,000 euros, goes further details when those messages should be published. Thus, it prevents the condemned do it on a schedule in which their followers are not connected to Twitter and, therefore, the verdict go unnoticed and thereby limits its scope of conviction.

The Provincial Court of Seville and confirms that the defendant will have to use your own personal account to publish the transcript of the court decision “using a tool created for this purpose to increase the number of characters allowed, publishing for 30 days in the mornings (from 9 to 14 hours) or afternoon (from 17 to 22 hours) “.

It also obliges to remove 57 tweets the affected included as evidence in his lawsuit filed in October 2013.

By: Expansió

A judge gives validity to a resignation of the employer using WhatsApp


The world of electronic communications has been installed in the labor sector. These systems favor the speed and efficiency at work, but also generate conflicts, as in the case of layoffs or voluntary redundancies carried out by these services.


In a recent judgment of the Superior Court of Justice (TSJ) of Madrid, the judge decided to give validity to a resignation of the employer by WhatsApp. But what requirements must be met to make it so? “The electronic messaging conversations are close to verbal communication. In addition, as already shown, these systems are manipulated and can alter the content of the messages, so it is essential to have a set of evidence-other messages, witnesses, and so on, to give more strength, “says Raúl Rojas, labor partner of Ecija. Accordingly, the Madrid Supreme Court judgment specifies that “the resignation may be express or tacit way, not being necessary to fit a formal statement, it suffices that the course followed by the same manifest their so indisputable option for breaking or extinction of the employment relationship, although the employee will of clear, specific, conscious, firm and strict worker, revealing its purpose “is required. If it should manifest tacit conclusive facts, namely do not leave any room for reasonable doubt about its intent and scope. As noted by Rojas in the trial course it was clearly documented intention of the employee, as it not only the message of resignation was provided, but also presented the response from the company to this communication and witness statements.

Source: Experiencia Jurídica


Assume debts of the Company Capital

As the responsibility for debts of corporations, we can speak of a general rule of its limitation and several exceptions where liability becomes il • limited. This modulation CC 1911 responds to a process of abstraction to the “Limitation of Liability”, but lost along the way some of the material foundations of law.

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The “floor clauses” (limiting the interest rate variability harmful effects only), unknown to less than two years ago, are part of the public debate. This means that people outside legal professions, assess and comment on this issue. On one hand, this new attitude awareness of the problem, but on the other, disseminates opinions that need some nuances.

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The note was originally a way to circumvent the ban on travel with cash, like the draft. The success of the note is explained by the preference of secured credit insurance and guaranteed, unconditional and executive mode, lacking respect to the other claims of such privileges.

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