MEGAN SPEARS YOGA, LLC

Website Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Last modified: April 4, 2020
 

Introduction

Megan Spears Yoga, LLC (“Megan Spears Yoga,” “We” or “Us”) respects your privacy and is committed to protecting it through our compliance with this terms of use and privacy policy (the “Policy”).


This Policy describes the types of information we may collect from you or that you may provide when you visit the website www.meganspearsyoga.com or our social media sites (collectively, our “Sites”) and our practices for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting, and disclosing that information.
 

This Policy applies to information we collect on the Sites; and in email, text, and other electronic messages between you and the Sites.  It does not apply to information collected by us offline or through any other means, including on any other website operated by any third-party, or by any third-party, including through any application or content (including advertising) that may link to or be accessible from or on the Sites.


Please read this Policy carefully to understand our policies and practices regarding your information and how we will treat it. If you do not agree with our policies and practices, your choice is not to use our Sites. By accessing or using these Sites, you agree to this Policy. This Policy may change from time to time. Your continued use of these Sites after we make changes is deemed to be acceptance of those changes, so please check the Policy periodically for updates. 
 

General Registration Requirements. 
Visitors are currently permitted to view only limited portions of the Sites prior to deciding whether to become a registered user. Full access to the Sites and the Services is available only to registered users and, if a subscription is required, then only to registered users who are also paid subscribers. If you wish to become a registered user, you must register on our Sites, you must complete the registration procedures displayed on the registration page(s) of the Sites and, where applicable, pay the required subscription fee. Some aspects of the Sites and the Services are available to all registered users, and some are available only to registered users who have paid the required subscription fee and/or other charges, all of which are posted at the Sites.

 

Accessing the Sites. 
We reserve the right to withdraw or amend this Site, and any service or material we provide on the Sites, in our sole discretion without notice. Additionally, certain functions of the site, including but not limited to, payment processing and certain audio-visual components may be provided by a third party and you agree that we will not be liable in any manner with respect to such third party functions. We will not be liable if for any reason all or any part of the Site is unavailable at any time or for any period. From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts of the Site, or the entire Site, to users, including registered users.

 

Children Under the Age of 18. 
If you are under 18, do not use or provide any information on the Sites. Our Sites are not intended for children under 18 years of age. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 18. If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under 18 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 18, please contact us at meganspearsyoga@yahoo.com.


Information We Collect About You and How We Collect It. We collect several types of information from and about users of our Sites, including information:
 

  • By which you may be personally identified, such as name, postal address, e-mail address, telephone number or any other identifier by which you may be contacted online or offline (“Personal Information”); and

  • About your location, internet connection, the equipment you use to access our Sites, and usage details.
     

We collect this information:
 

  • Directly from you when you provide it to us.

  • Automatically as you navigate through the site. Information collected automatically may include usage details, IP addresses, and information collected through cookies and other tracking technologies.

  • From third-parties, including our business partners.
     

Information You Provide to Us.  
The information we collect on or through our Sites may include:

 

  • Information that you provide by completing forms on our Sites. This includes information provided at the time of registering to use our Sites, posting material, or requesting services. We may also ask you for information when you report a problem with our Sites.

  • Records and copies of your correspondence (including email addresses) if you contact us.

  • Your search queries on the Sites.
     

You also may provide information to be published or displayed (hereinafter, “posted”) on public areas of the Sites, or to be transmitted to other users of the Sites or third-parties (collectively, “User Contributions”). Your User Contributions are posted and transmitted to others at your own risk. Although you may set certain privacy settings for such information, please be aware that no security measures are perfect or impenetrable. Additionally, we cannot control the actions of other users of the Sites with whom you may choose to share your User Contributions. Therefore, we cannot and do not guarantee that your User Contributions will not be viewed by unauthorized persons.
 

Information We Collect Through Automatic Data Collection Technologies  

As you navigate through and interact with our Sites, we may use automatic data collection technologies to collect certain information about your equipment, browsing actions, and patterns, including:
 

  • Details of your visits to our Sites, including traffic data, location data, and other communication data and the resources that you access and use on the Sites.

  • Information about your computer and internet connection, including your IP address, operating system, and browser type.
     

Collecting IP addresses is standard practice and is done automatically by many websites, applications and other services. We use IP addresses for purposes such as calculating usage levels, diagnosing server problems and administering the Sites(s). We may also derive your approximate location from your IP address.

The information we collect automatically is only statistical data and does not include personal information. It helps us to improve our Sites and to deliver a better and more personalized service by enabling us to:
 

  • Estimate our audience size and usage patterns.

  • Store information about your preferences, allowing us to customize our Sites according to your individual interests.

  • Speed up your searches.

  • Recognize you when you return to our Sites.
     

The technologies we use for automatic data collection may include:
 

  • Cookies (or browser cookies). A cookie is a small file placed on the hard drive of your computer. You may refuse to accept browser cookies by activating the appropriate setting on your browser. However, if you select this setting you may be unable to access certain parts of our Sites. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system may issue cookies when you direct your browser to our Sites. 

  • Flash Cookies. Certain features of our Sites may use local stored objects (or Flash cookies) to collect and store information about your preferences and navigation to, from, and on our Sites. Flash cookies are not managed by the same browser settings used for browser cookies. For information about managing your privacy and security settings for Flash cookies, see Choices About How We Use and Disclose Your Information.

  • Web Beacons. Pages of our the Sites may contain small electronic files known as web beacons (also referred to as clear gifs, pixel tags, and single-pixel gifs) that permit us, for example, to count users who have visited those pages or opened an email and for other related website statistics (for example, recording the popularity of certain website content and verifying system and server integrity). 

  • Google Analytics. We may use Google Analytics or similar tools to track how you and others use certain Sites in order to manage and improve those Sites.  Such tools collect information such as how often users visit this site, what pages they visit when they do so, and what other sites they used prior to coming to this site. Google Analytics collects only the IP address assigned to you on the date you visit this site, rather than your name or other identifying information. We do not combine the information collected through the use of Google Analytics with personally identifiable information. For information on how Google uses this information, and how you can control the usage of that information, please click here.

  • Google AdWords. We use the various Google AdWords features to advertise on third-party websites, including Google, to previous visitors to the Sites.  With Google Ads Remarketing, third-party vendors use Cookies (including third-party Cookies such as those from DoubleClick) to provide our advertisements on the internet based upon your past visits to the Sites, and with Demographics and Interest Reporting, we use aggregate data provided (such as age, gender, and interests) to understand and communicate better with visitors to the Sites.  You may opt-out of Google’s use of Google AdWords by adjusting your advertising settings.  To opt-out of a third-party vendor’s use of cookies you may visit the Network Advertising Initiative (“NAI”) opt-out page.
     

Third-Party Use of Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies. 
Some content or applications, including advertisements, on the Sites are served by third-parties, including advertisers, ad networks and servers, content providers, and application providers. These third-parties may use cookies to collect information about you when you use our website. The information they collect may be associated with your personal information or they may collect information, including personal information, about your online activities over time and across different websites and other online services. They may use this information to provide you with interest-based (behavioral) advertising or other targeted content. 

We do not control these third-parties’ tracking technologies or how they may be used. If you have any questions about an advertisement or other targeted content, you should contact the responsible provider directly. For information about how you can opt-out of receiving targeted advertising from many providers, see Choices About How We Use and Disclose Your Information below.
 

Links from the Site.
If the Site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your convenience only. This includes links contained in advertisements, including banner advertisements and sponsored links. We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them. If you decide to access any of the third-party websites linked to this Site, you do so entirely at your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of use for such websites.

 

How We Use Your Information.
We use information that we collect about you or that you provide to us, including any personal information:

 

  • To present our Sites and its related contents to you.

  • To determine if we can provide you with information, products, or services that you request from us, and to do so if possible.

  • To fulfill any other purpose for which the information is provided.

  • To carry out our obligations and enforce our rights arising from any contracts entered into between you and us, including for billing and collection.

  • To notify you about changes to our Sites or any products or services we offer or provide though it.

  • In any other way we may describe when you provide the information.

  • For any other purpose with your consent.
     

Disclosure of Your Information.
We may disclose aggregated information about our users, and information that does not identify any individual, without restriction. 

 

We may disclose personal information that we collect or that you provide as described in this Policy:

  • To contractors, service providers, and other third-parties we use to support our business and who are bound by contractual obligations to keep personal information confidential and use it only for the purposes for which we disclose it to them.

  • To fulfill the purpose for which you provide it.

  • For any other purpose disclosed by us when you provide the information.

  • With your consent.

We may also disclose your personal information:

  • To comply with any court order, law, or legal process, including response to any government or regulatory request.

  • To enforce or apply our Terms of Service and other agreements, including for billing and collection purposes.

  • If we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to protect the rights, property, or safety of Megan Spears Yoga, our clients, or others.
     

Choices About How We Use and Disclose Your Information.
We strive to provide you with choices regarding the personal information you provide to us. We have created mechanisms to provide you with the following control over your information: 

 

  • Tracking Technologies and Advertising. You can set your browser to refuse all or some browser cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent. To learn how you can manage your Flash cookie settings, visit the Flash player settings page on Adobe’s website. If you disable or refuse cookies, please note that some parts of this site may then be inaccessible or not function properly.

  • Information about Megan Spears Yoga Services. If you do not wish to have your contact information used by Megan Spears Yoga to promote our own or third-party products or services, you can opt-out by sending us an email stating your request to meganspearsyoga@yahoo.com. If we have sent you a promotional email, you may send us a return email asking to be omitted from future email distributions.
     

We do not control third-party collection or use of your information to serve interest-based advertising. However, these third-parties may provide you with ways to choose not to have your information collected or used in this way. You can opt-out of receiving targeted ads from members of the NAI on the NAI’s website.


Accessing and Correcting Your Information. 
You may send us an email at meganspearsyoga@yahoo.com to request access to, correction or deletion of any personal information that you have provided to us. We cannot delete your personal information except by also deleting your user account. We may not accommodate a request to change information if we believe the change would violate any law or legal requirement or cause the information to be incorrect.


If you delete your User Contributions from the Sites, copies of your User Contributions may remain viewable in cached and archived pages or might have been copied or stored by other Sites users. Access and use of information provided on the Sites, including User Contributions, is governed by our Terms of Service.


Using our Sites from Outside of the United States. 
This Policy is intended to cover collection of information on or via our Sites from residents of the United States. If you are using our Sites from outside the United States, please be aware that your information may be transferred to, stored, and processed in the United States where our servers are located and our central database is operated. The data privacy and protection laws of the United States might not be as comprehensive as those in your country. By using our Sites, you understand that your information may be transferred to our facilities and those third parties with whom we share it as described in this Policy.

 

Your California Privacy Rights. 
If you are a California resident, California law requires that we provide you with a summary of your privacy rights under the California Online Privacy Protection Act (the “Act”), the Shine the Light Law (the “Law”), and the California Business and Professions Code and Civil Code (the “Codes”). As required by the Act, the Law and the Codes, we will provide you with the categories of personally identifiable information that we collect through this Website and the categories of third-party persons or entities with whom such personally identifiable information may be shared for direct marketing purposes at your request. We are required to inform you, at your request: (1) the categories of personally identifiable information we collect and what third-parties, we share that information with; (2) the names and addresses of those third-parties; and (3) examples of the products marketed by those companies. We are also required to allow you to control who we can and cannot share that information with. To obtain this information, please send a request by email. When contacting us, please indicate your name, address, and what personally identifiable information you do not want us to share with third-parties. The request should be emailed to us at meganspearsyoga@yahoo.com and labeled “California Customer Choice Notice.” Please allow thirty (30) days for a response. Also, please note that there is no charge for controlling the sharing of your personally identifiable information or requesting this notice.

 

Data Security.
We have implemented reasonable measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration, and disclosure. The safety and security of your information also depends on you. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password for access to certain parts of our Sites, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share your password with anyone. 

Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted to our Sites. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk. We are not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Sites. 

 

Prohibited Conduct.
You acknowledge and agree that you shall not use the Sites to post or otherwise transmit any User Contribution that:

 

  • is patently offensive and/or promotes racism, bigotry, hatred or physical harm of any kind against any group or individual;

  • harasses or advocates harassment of another person;

  • exploits people in a sexual or violent manner;

  • contains nudity, violence, or offensive subject matter;

  • solicits personal information from anyone under the age of eighteen (18);

  • provides any telephone numbers, street addresses, last names or email addresses of anyone other than your own;

  • promotes information that you know is false or misleading or promotes illegal activities or conduct that is abusive, threatening, obscene, defamatory or libelous;

  • violates any intellectual property or other proprietary right of any third party;

  • involves the transmission of “junk mail,” “chain letters,” or unsolicited mass mailing, instant messaging, “spimming,” or “spamming”;

  • contains restricted or password only access pages or hidden pages or images (those not linked to or from another accessible page);

  • furthers or promotes any criminal activity or enterprise or provides instructional information about illegal activities including, but not limited to making or buying illegal weapons, violating someone's privacy, or providing or creating computer viruses;

  • solicits passwords or personal identifying information for commercial or unlawful purposes from other users;

  • involves commercial activities and/or sales without our prior written consent, such as contests, sweepstakes, barter, advertising, or pyramid schemes;

  • includes a photograph of another person that you have posted without that person’s consent or, in the case of children under the age of eighteen (18), parental consent, or otherwise constitutes an invasion of an individual’s privacy or infringement of publicity rights; or

  • contains a virus or other harmful component.

 

Our Intellectual Property. 
All intellectual property rights, including copyrights, patents, patent disclosures and inventions (whether patentable or not), trademarks, service marks, trade secrets, know-how, and other confidential information, trade dress, trade names, logos, corporate names and domain names, together with all of the goodwill associated therewith, derivative works and all other rights (collectively, "Intellectual Property Rights") in and to all documents, videos, tutorials, lessons, training materials, photographs, products and other visual, audio, digital, or written materials that are prepared by or on behalf of Megan Spears Yoga and presented on the Sites (collectively, the "Content") shall be owned exclusively by Megan Spears Yoga. You may not copy, modify, reproduce, publicly display or perform, distribute, or use the Content for commercial purposes. You may not remove any copyright or other proprietary notices from any Content. 

 

Monitoring and Enforcement; Termination. We have the right to:

  • Remove or refuse to post any User Contributions for any or no reason in our sole discretion.

  • Take any action with respect to any User Contribution that we deem necessary or appropriate in our sole discretion, including if we believe that such User Contribution violates this Policy, infringes any intellectual property right or other right of any person or entity, threatens the personal safety of users of the Site or the public, or could create liability for the Megan Spears Yoga, LLC.

  • Take appropriate legal action, including without limitation, referral to law enforcement, for any illegal or unauthorized use of the Site. 

  • Terminate or suspend your access to all or part of the Site for any or no reason, including without limitation, any violation of this Policy.

 

Changes to Our Policy.
It is our policy to post any changes we make to the Policy on this page. If we make material changes to how we treat our users’’ personal information, we will notify you through a notice on the Sites’ home pages. The date the Policy was last revised is identified at the top of the page. You are responsible for ensuring we have an up-to-date active and deliverable email address for you, and for periodically visiting our Sites and this Policy to check for any changes.

 

Contact Information. To ask questions or comment about this Policy and our privacy practices, or to register a complaint, contact us at meganspearsyoga@yahoo.com.
 

Acknowledgement. 
BY ACCESSING THE SITE, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU HAVE READ THIS POLICY AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY IT.

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