Sites, (ii) your access to and use of our Applications, or (iii) your access to and use of our services
that link to or reference our ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA Terms. The Site, Application and other
ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA services together are hereinafter collectively referred to as the
transparency under the “General Data Protection Regulation” or “GDPR”.
By downloading, accessing, using and/or interacting with our ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA Platform,
you agree and expressly consent to our collection, use and disclosure of the information that you
terms of service available at www.espanolconmaria.com (our “ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA Terms”)
and is subject to the provisions of the ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA Terms. Capitalized terms
(including “ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA”, “us”, “we” and “our”) used but not defined in this Privacy
Policy shall have the meaning ascribed to such terms in our ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA Terms. If
you have any concerns about providing information to us or the use of that information as
Because we are always looking for new and innovative ways to help you achieve your goals in
over time, so please review it frequently. The effective date at the top indicates the last time this
enhanced notice or seek your consent for any such changes, we will do so. You can see when this
policy was last updated by checking the “last updated” date displayed at the top of this policy. Any
TABLE OF CONTENTS
- How We Collect Information
- Information We Collect That You Choose To Provide To Us
- What Information We Collect Automatically When You Use the ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA
- Information Provided to Us by Third Parties
- How We Use Your Information
- What Kinds of Information We Share
- Ways You Might Share Your Information through the ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA Platform
- How We Keep Your Information Safe
- Where We Store Your Information
- Our Policies Regarding Children
- Your Choices and Controls
- How We Respond to Do Not Track Signals
- Contact Us
- Right to Contact a Data Protection Authority
1. HOW WE COLLECT INFORMATION
We collect information: (i) that you choose to provide to us; and (ii) automatically through your use
and/or registration on the ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA Platform. If you are a resident of the
European Economic Area (the “EEA”), we rely on one of the following legal grounds to process
information about you: (i) where we have your consent, (ii) where we have a legitimate interest to do
so, (iii) where the processing is necessary for the performance of a contract with you, and (iv) where
we need to comply with a legal or regulatory obligation.
2. INFORMATION WE COLLECT THAT YOU CHOOSE TO PROVIDE TO US
We collect information that you choose to provide to us, for example, when you create an account,
manage your user profile, participate in any interactive features of the ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA
Platform, request our e-newsletter or other marketing communications, participate in a promotion
or survey, request customer support or otherwise communicate with us. The type of information we
may collect includes your name, user name, country, telephone number, email address, postal
address, photograph, avatar, password, security questions and answers, details about our products
you use, details you provide in respond to surveys about our products, information you provide
when seeking help from us, billing information, payment card number and account details, forum
posts and comments and other contact or identifying information you choose to provide directly.
For your information, the Company has collected, both directly and through third parties, the
following categories of personal information about consumers during the preceding twelve (12)
a) Identifiers, such as a real name, postal address, Internet Protocol address, account name, or
other similar identifier;
b) Audio, electronic, visual, thermal, olfactory, or other similar information of a living person;
c) Native language spoken.
3. What Information We Collect Automatically When You Use the ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA
- WE AUTOMATICALLY COLLECT INFORMATION ABOUT YOU INCLUDING:
a) Device Information. We collect device-specific information when you access the
ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA Platform from a computer, mobile, and/or other device,
including your hardware model, operating system and version, unique device identifiers,
mobile network information, country of access, crash reports, request and referral URL’s
and system activity details.
b) Use Information. We collect information about your use of the ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA
Platform, including the type of browser you use, the language you prefer, access times, pages
viewed, user activity, interactions with other users, your internet protocol address and the
page you visited before navigating to the ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA Platform.
c) Information Collected by Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies. We use various
technologies to collect information, and this may include sending cookies, web beacons,
Flash Cookies (as defined below), or other tracking technologies.
d) Cookies. Cookies are small data files stored on your hard drive or in device memory that
helps us to improve the ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA Platform and your experience, see which
areas and features of the ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA Platform are popular and count visits.
For more information about cookies, and how to disable them, please see Section 11 (Your
Choices and Controls) below.
e) Web Beacons. We may also collect information using web beacons (also known as
“tracking pixels”). Web beacons are electronic images that may be used in the ESPAÑOL
CON MARÍA Platform or emails and help deliver cookies, count visits, understand usage
and campaign effectiveness and determine whether an email has been opened and acted
4. INFORMATION PROVIDED TO US BY THIRD PARTIES
In addition to the information that we collect directly from you, we also collect certain information
from following third party sources.
App Stores or Distribution Channels.
The ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA Platform that are distributed through app stores or distribution
channels, such as the Apple App Store, Google Play and other Chinese Android app store, may also
request permission to automatically collect other information from your mobile or other device. The
ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA Platform may only collect such information with your authorization in
accordance with your device operating system’s permission process.
Apple App Store. The ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA Platform that is distributed through the Apple
App Store may also request permission to automatically collect other information from your mobile
or other device. The Apple App Store may collect information regarding customer activity on the
Apple App Store and aggregate that information to understand which part of Apple’s services are of
collect such information with your authorization in accordance with your device operating system’s
Google Play. The ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA Platform that are distributed through Google Play may
also request permission to automatically collect other information from your mobile or other device.
Google Play may collect device-specific information to help the user decide on which devices the
user would like purchases to be available for use. In mobile applications, Google Play may use
identifiers specific to your device to serve you more relevant advertisements. More information on
collect such information with your authorization in accordance with your device operating system’s
Mobile Platforms. If you use or access the ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA Platform on your mobile
device and/or tablet, we receive information about you from the app stores and other mobile
platform providers. This information includes your username and/or device ID and the fact that
you made a purchase, for instance, but does not include any sensitive or financial information. Some
of our mobile platforms also may send information to us that you authorize them to provide. Our
mobile products also may request additional personal information from you, such as push
notification tokens, your precise location or contact list, and we will collect this information only if
you give us your explicit consent.
Third Party Services and User Information. We may allow third parties to serve advertisements
in connection with the ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA Platform, to provide analytics services and
provide you with other services, such as social media, rewards programs and tournaments. These
on the ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA Platform and other websites and online services, such as your
name, profile picture, email address, your internet protocol addresses, identifiers associated with
your mobile device or applications on the device, pages viewed, time spent on pages, links clicked
and conversion information. Some of such third-party analytics and advertising services may offer
does not apply to and we are not responsible for, third party cookies, web beacons or other tracking
technologies. In addition, we may also receive information about you when other users choose to
share their contact lists with us. For example, (i) if you create or log into your account through a
social media site (such as Facebook and Wechat), we might have access to certain information from
that site, such as your name, profile picture, phone number and/or email address in accordance with
the authorization procedures determined by such social media site; and (ii) our services utilize the
YouTube application programming interfacing services (API Services) as a third party services, and
you are agreeing to be bound by the YouTube’s Terms of
Service(https://www.youtube.com/t/terms) and Privacy
Policy(http://www.google.com/policies/privacy), and API Services Terms of
engaging YouTube content and services through our service.
We have identified the provider names of some of the third-party analytics and advertising services
we use. We take no responsibility for the content or privacy practices of any third party services. We
encourage you to carefully review the privacy policies of any third party services you access. Please
see the links below to learn more about the data practices of our third-party service providers:
Google Analytic: google.com/analytics
5. HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION
We may use information about you for various purposes, including to:
a) Provide, maintain and improve the ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA Platform;
b) Provide and deliver the products and/or services you order and send you related
information, including confirmations and invoices;
c) Send you communications about products, services, offers, promotions, rewards or events
offered by us and other companies and provide news and information we think will be of
interest to you;
d) Send you technical notices, updates, security alerts and support and administrative messages;
e) Respond to your comments, questions, requests and provide customer service;
f) Monitor and analyze trends, usage and activities in connection with the ESPAÑOL CON
g) Personalize and improve the ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA Platform and provide
advertisements, content, suggested connections and features that match user profiles or
h) Process and deliver contest entries and rewards; and
i) Link or combine with information we receive from others to help understand your needs
and provide you with better service.
We retain your data only for as long as necessary to provide the service you have requested and
thereafter for a variety of legitimate legal or business purposes. These might include retention
periods: (i) mandated by law, contract or similar obligations applicable to our business operations;
(ii) for preserving, resolving, defending or enforcing our legal/contractual rights; or (iii) needed to
maintain adequate and accurate business and financial records.
6. WHAT KINDS OF INFORMATION WE SHARE
We will share personal information outside of the Company when we have your consent. We’ll ask
for your explicit consent to share any sensitive personal information. We do not share your personal
information with companies, organizations, or individuals outside of the Company except the
a) With vendors, consultants and other service providers who need access to such information
to carry out work on our behalf, based on our instructions and in compliance with our
b) With the Teacher of ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA Platform in connection with providing
Teaching Services to the Students;
c) With other users of ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA Platform in connection with the social
features of the ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA Platform (for example, your username and profile
picture, you have accumulated in the ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA Platform that may be visible
to other users of the ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA Platform, or information that you provide in
your account registration for forum use and your forum comments may be visible to other
d) In response to a request for information if we believe disclosure is required by or otherwise
in accordance with any applicable law, regulation or legal process;
e) To protect the rights, property and safety of the Company or others;
f) Subject to applicable laws, in connection with any merger, sale of company assets or
acquisition of all or a portion of our business; or
g) With your consent or at your direction, including if we notify you through the ESPAÑOL
CON MARÍA Platform that the information you provide will be shared in a particular
manner and you provide such information.
h) For your information, the Company has disclosed to third parties or service providers for
business purposes the following categories of personal information about consumers during
the preceding twelve (12) month period:
i) Identifiers, such as an Internet Protocol address, account name, or other similar identifier;
j) Audio, electronic, visual, thermal, olfactory, or other similar information;
k) Professional or employment-related information;
l) Education information; and
m) Consumer profiles based on inferences drawn from the information provided above.
We do not sell any personal information about consumers. We may also share aggregated or de-
identified information, which cannot reasonably be used to identify you. When we provide this
information, we perform appropriate procedures so that the information does not identify you and
we contractually prohibit recipients of the data from re-identifying this information to associate the
information with you.
7. WAYS YOU MIGHT SHARE YOUR INFORMATION THROUGH THE ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA PLATFORM
The ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA Platform may offer social sharing features and other integrated tools
(such as the Facebook or Twitter “Like” button and WeChat “Moments” feature), which let you
share actions you take on the ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA Platform with other media, and vice versa.
The use of such features enables the sharing of information with your friends or the public,
depending on the settings you establish with the entity that provides the social sharing feature. For
more information about the purpose and scope of data collection and processing in connection with
social sharing features, please visit the privacy policies of the entities that provide such features.
8. How We Keep Your Information Safe
We take commercially reasonable security measures to help protect information we collect about you
from loss, theft, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction. These security
measures may include practices such as keeping your sensitive data on a secured server behind a
firewall, and transmitting sensitive information (such as a credit card number) entered while using
the ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA Platform using secure socket layer technology (“SSL”).
Unfortunately, however, no security system is 100% secure, and we cannot guarantee that the
information we collect from you will be free from unauthorized access by third parties.
Unauthorized entry or use, hardware or software failure and other factors may compromise the
security of user information. Your password is an important component of our security system, and
as a result it is your responsibility to protect your password. Do not share your password with any
third parties. If your password has been compromised for any reason, you should change your
9. WHERE WE STORE YOUR INFORMATION
Your information we collect may be stored and processed for the purposes set out in this Privacy
Policy in the Colombia, United State, Spain or any other country in which the Company, its
subsidiaries, or third party agents operate. If you are a resident of the EEA, we may transfer your
information to affiliated entities or third parties to jurisdictions outside the EEA such as Zoom.
ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA collects and stores the email address and information that is provided
when users create an account on the site including name, location, and native language spoken.
ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA does not store personal credit card or payment information.
ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA records each private class for the student’s practice. The class is recorded
(voice and image) by Zoom, stored in the Zoom cloud and automatically deleted from the Zoom
cloud after 48 hours. When you take private classes through the site, only that class is shared with
the student in the private class (the teacher also shares their image and voice). By agreeing to the
terms and conditions, you permit ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA to use your image and likeness for this
purpose and for promotional materials.
Please note that these countries outside of the EEA may not have the same data protection laws as
your own jurisdiction. We take steps to ensure that there are adequate safeguards and mechanisms in
place to allow the transfer of your information across borders outside of the EEA.
10. OUR POLICIES REGARDING CHILDREN
The ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA Platform is not intended for children under the age of eighteen (18)
(the “Child” or “Children”), and we do not knowingly collect any personal information from such
Children. Children should not use or attempt to use the ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA Platform, and if
you are Children, please do not attempt to use the ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA Platform or send any
information about yourself to the Company.
In the event that we learn that we have inadvertently gathered personal information from a Child,
we will take reasonable measures to delete such information from our records. Parents who believe
that we might have gathered any information from or about a Child may submit a request to delete
such information to write to our address listed in Section 13 (Contact Us) below.
11. YOUR CHOICES AND CONTROLS
We give you meaningful choices when it comes to important uses and collection of your
information. To easily access, view, update, correct, delete or port your personal data, or to update
your subscription preferences, please sign into your account and visit “Account Settings”. Where we
rely on consent to collect and use information about you, you can withdraw your consent at any
time. If you make a request to delete your personal data and that data is necessary for the products
or services you have purchased, the request will be honored only to the extent it is no longer
necessary for any of the ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA Platform purchased or required for our
legitimate business purposes or legal or contractual record keeping requirements.
Cookies. Most web browsers are set to accept cookies by default. If you prefer, you can usually
choose to set your browser to remove or reject browser cookies. Please note that if you choose to
remove or reject cookies, this could affect the availability and functionality of the ESPAÑOL CON
Promotional Communications. You may opt-out of receiving promotional messages from us by
following the instructions in those messages. If you opt out, we may still send you administrative,
transactional, or relationship messages, such as those about your account or our ongoing business
relations including but not limited to administrative confirmations, order confirmations, important
and our ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA Terms.
12. HOW WE RESPOND TO DO NOT TRACK SIGNALS
Because consumers are often unaware that their do not track beacons are active, do not track
frequently does not reflect the actual preferences of our users. We currently do not respond to Do
Not Track signals. In the meantime, you may opt out of certain types of tracking, including certain
analytics and tailored advertising by changing your cookie settings.
13. CONTACT US
For Members that access and use of the ESPAÑOL CON MARÍA Product:
Online Support: hola@espanolconMaría.com
- RIGHT TO CONTACT A DATA PROTECTION AUTHORITY
If you have a concern about how we collect and use information, please contact us. You also have
the right to contact your local Data Protection Authority. Contact details for Data Protection
Authorities in the EEA are available here.
Who we are
Our website address is: http://espanolconmaria.com.
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How long we retain your data
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Where your data is sent
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