Privacy Policy

Introduction

Talaera LLC (“Talaera”) reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy from time to time at its sole discretion and without sending notice to you, so you should review this Privacy Policy periodically. The effective date of this notice and any revised or changed notice may be found on this page, on the bottom left hand corner of the notice. Any changes will be effective only after the effective date of the change and will not affect any dispute arising prior to the effective date of the change.

Privacy; Confidential Information

Talaera’s policy is to protect the confidentiality of the individually identifiable information that you provide, and we limit access to that information only to those with a need to know. Talaera collects the following information from you: first name, last name, e‐mail address, and city. In addition, if you choose to complete certain forms or send us requests, you will be asked to provide the following information: street address, city, state ZIP, phone number, SkypeID, education, biography, photo, country, native language, and information for which you are seeking assistance from a teacher. Because payment is through Stripe®, PayPal, or wire transfer, Talaera will not see your credit card number or banking information.

Talaera seeks to improve the Site and to get a better understanding of effective teaching and effective learning. As a result, all data provided on the Site other than by Talaera, including but not limited to exercises, homework, homework answers, voice files, voice transcriptions, translations, and other materials is licensed to Talaera on a worldwide, non‐exclusive, irrevocable basis and Talaera may, and authorize others to, modify, enhance, or create derivative works based on the Materials. You agree that this license to Talaera is a material obligation of Yours.

Talaera’s policy is to prohibit the unlawful disclosure of your personal information. Talaera will not release your name or otherwise publicize the fact that you purchased goods or other information to us unless: (a) you grant Talaera permission to do so; or (b) Talaera is requested or required to do so by law. To learn more about how Talaera protects your personal information, such as your name and address, please Contact Us.

Mailing List 

Talaera encourages all users of this Site to register for the mailing list, so that you can receive the latest information about Talaera as well as or our regular newsletter and blog posts. You may unsubscribe at any time by [clicking here].

Computer Information

Talaera logs your current Internet address (this is usually a temporary address assigned by your Internet service provider when you log in), the type of operating system you are using, and the type of browser software used. In addition, Talaera may keep track of what portions of this Site you are visiting. Talaera aggregates this information to help Talaera improve or create a better experience for users of the Site. For example: Talaera may upgrade those parts of the Site that are heavily visited.

Our website automatically records website usage information that we analyze statistically to track operational problems, to prevent fraud and to improve the effectiveness, security and integrity of the site. We do not use this information to track or record information about individuals. We will disclose this information to third parties only in aggregate form or as may be required by law. For each page that you visit, we collect and store the following technical information in what is called a web server log file:

  • Date and time of access

  • URL address of the Talaera webpage visited

  • Internet domain and IP address from which our website was accessed

  • Type of browser and operating system used to access our site (if provided by the browser)

  • URL address of the referring page (if provided by the browser)

  • Completion or success status of the request for a web page or other on‐line item

  • File size of the webpage visited

For the purpose of enabling better website design and a better user experience, we employ Google Analytics (a web service by Google, Inc.) to track site traffic and provide aggregate reports of how the public interacts with our website. Session cookies are employed by Google Analytics in the form of client‐side JavaScript code. In utilizing this analytics service, Talaera maintains its existing standards in regards to the sharing and disclosure of information, security and privacy safeguards for the data, and the data retention policy, each described below. Google Analytics analyzes website usage information automatically upon visits to the Talaera website(s). Users who do not wish to have their visit information collected by Google Analytics may opt‐out by downloading a browser extension or by disabling cookies in their browser settings. Opting‐out of web measurements will still permit users to access the full Talaera website, with all included information and functionality.

Cookies

A cookie is a piece of information that a web site sends to your computer, which is stored in a file on your computer’s hard drive. A cookie does not tell us your individual identity unless you have chosen to provide it to us. Most cookies expire after a defined period of time. See our Cookies Policy for additional information.

Personally Identifiable Information

The preceding paragraphs describe the categories of personally identifiable information that Talaera collects in this Site. Given the limited information collected and the form in which Talaera receives it, Talaera does not offer a process for review and changes to personal information.

Talaera may disclose personally identifiable information you provide to third parties if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to: (a) complete the [sales/donation] transaction, such as providing your shipping information to our carrier; (b) comply with legal process; (c) enforce the Agreement; (d) respond to claims that any information you provide violates the rights of third parties; (e) protect the rights, property, or personal safety of Talaera, its users and/or the public; or (f) in relation to the sale, assignment, transfer or acquisition of all or substantially all of Talaera’s assets or shares by a third party. Except as provided in the preceding sentence, Talaera will NOT sell or trade your personally identifiable information with third parties, such as sellers of goods or services.

If you wish to change personally identifiable information that you have provided Talaera, please Contact Us.

Tracking

Talaera will not respond to Web browser “do not track” signals. If you would like additional information about online tracking and various opt‐out mechanisms, please see http://donottrack.us/

Because we link to social media sites, other parties may collect your personally identifiable information about your online activities over time and across different web sites when you visit this Site.

Please note that not all tracking will stop even if you delete cookies.

Encryption

Talaera uses encryption on its site, including portions where you are transmitting financial information, such as credit card information. When you are on any web site that asks you for confidential information, you should check to see if the information being transmitted is encrypted in order to increase the security of your information. Keep in mind that there is no such thing as perfect security.

Children and Minors

Talaera makes no active effort to collect personal information from children under the age of 18 and does not wish to receive any such information.

Additional Rights:

Applicable laws may give you additional rights that are not described in this online privacy policy.

For further information on Privacy matters contact support@talaera.com.

Effective Date: May 1st, 2018

 

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