In accordance with Article 17.1 of Law 19/2014, the ©Generalitat de Catalunya permits the reuse of content and data with the provision that the source and date of update is cited, that the information is not distorted (Article 8 of Law 37/2007), and also that said reuse does not conflict with a specific licence.
Conditions of use and methods of information reuse for act.gencat.cat
Law 18/2015, of 9 July, amending Law 37/2007, of 16 November, on the reuse of public sector information, regulates the reuse of public information held by public administrations and bodies in their principle area of activity, i.e. the right of all potential market agents to reuse the information held by public authorities.
In accordance with this regulation, the Administration authorises the reproduction, distribution and public communication of a work, as well as the transformation of a work to make derivative works, for the whole world and with no time limit, provided it does not conflict with any licence or notice that may apply to a work, which will take precedence.
To reuse the information, the following conditions must be fulfilled:
a) Refrain from distorting the sense of the information.
b) Always cite the source of the information: ‘©Generalitat de Catalunya. Ministry of Business and Knowledge. Catalan Tourist Board’
c) State the date of the most recent information update.
Other forms of reuse
Similarly, the reuse of data may be limited by the protection of other priority legal assets, such as personal data protection, privacy or the intellectual property rights of third parties. The reuse of any works protected by copyright may be exercised through the use of open distribution licenses, such as Creative Commons, which confer certain exploitation rights for works. Reuse of the content for which this type of licence applies is permitted under the conditions established therein.
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