T&C

Welcome to BLABLOO.COM (“Site”), the private social network to practice foreign languages for Minors, parents and educational centers. BLABLOO.COM is owned and operated by BLABLOO, SL.

BLABLOO is made of two separate online communities: the under 18 pupils’ community (“Minors”) and the over 18 community (“Adults”). Educational centers (“Centers”) are also collaborating with BLABLOO. BLABLOO may maintain different types of accounts for different types of Users. “User” will refer to members of any of these two communities (Minors and Adults) unless it is stated otherwise. A Minor account may be linked to an Adult account in case the Adult is a legal tutor (“Tutor”) of the Minor.

Acceptance of terms

The following Terms of Use (“Terms“) governs your access to and use of the Site and the services made available from the Site (the Site and any services made available from the Site, the “Service”). By accessing or using the Service, you signify that you have read, understand and agree to be bound by these Terms, and to the collection and use of your information as set forth in our Privacy Policy. By using the Service, you represent and warrant that you agree to and will abide by all of the content of these Terms.

BLABLOO reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to change these Terms at any time and for any reason. The then-current version of these Terms will supersede all earlier versions. You agree that your continued use of our Services after such changes have been published will constitute your acceptance of such revised Terms. If you do not agree to any of these terms or any future Terms of Use, do not use or access or continue to access the Service. It is your responsibility to regularly check the Site to determine if there have been changes to these Terms and to review such changes.

Who can use our Service?

Adults must be older than 18 in order to access the Service of the Adults community. By accepting these Terms you represent and warrant that you are older than 18.

The access to the Service for Minors is strictly restricted to Minors from 13 to 18 years old. By accepting these Terms as a Minor you represent and warrant that you are between 13 and 18. By accepting these Terms as a Tutor you represent and warrant that the Minor you represent is between 13 and 18.

Children under 13 are only authorized to use the Service with the written authorization by the Center that registers that child.

BLABLOO may ask you to give us an official document in order to double check your age. BLABLOO may also ask you official documents stating the relation between the Tutor and the Minor. In the case that you fail to give us these documents on time, BLABLOO reserves the right to suspend or cancel the Tutor’s and Minor’s accounts.

Registration

It is mandatory to open a User account and sign up in BLABLOO.COM to access to the Service. During the registration process you must fill in all the mandatory fields with true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself including your real name and surname. You must maintain and promptly update this information to keep it true, accurate, current and complete. BLABLOO reserves the right to suspend or cancel an account if it suspects that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete.

Security

You are granted the Service for a strictly personal use and you cannot make use of the Service for economical or commercial purpose unless agreed previously with BLABLOO. The use you make of the Service is under your sole responsibility.

Moreover you are the sole responsible for keeping your password and login credentials safe and confidential. You are also the unique responsible for all the activities occurring in your account. You agree to immediately notify BLABLOO of any non authorized use of your password or account or any other breach of security.

Users content

The Users may have the opportunity to publish information and content to the Service (“User Content”). You agree that you will not upload User Content to the Service unless you have created that content yourself or you have permission from the copyright owner to do so. Other than personal information which is covered under the BLABLOO Privacy Policy any information you transmit or post to the Service will be considered non-confidential and public.

You retain all rights in your User Content, subject to the rights granted to BLABLOO in these Terms. For any User Content that you upload to the Service, you grant us and our subsidiaries, affiliates, and successors a worldwide, perpetual, non-exclusive, royalty-free, fully-paid, transferable, and sub licensable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, prepare derivative works of, distribute, publicly perform, and publicly display that User Content throughout the world in any media formats and through any media channels for use in connection with the Service and BLABLOO’s business including without limitation for promoting and redistributing part or all of the Service. You may modify or remove your User Content via your BLABLOO account or by terminating your BLABLOO account.

You will be the sole responsible for the information, pictures, comments, opinions, allusions or any type of content that you communicate, upload, transmit, put at the disposal or display through the Service; and specifically you will be the unique responsible for the maintenance of your account and for the information, pictures, comments, opinions, allusions or any type of content that you communicate, upload, transmit, put at the disposal or display through the Service. Especially BLABLOO will not handle any editorial responsibility, and we expressly declare that we do not identify ourselves with any of the opinions that BLABLOO users can issue through the Service, whose consequences are entirely under the responsibility of the Users.

BLABLOO reserves the right to limit without any previous notification the publication in the Service of content, opinions, information, comments or pictures posted by the Users with the possibility to use filters to do so. This does not entail any obligation for BLABLOO to control contents that can spread through the Service, but BLABLOO has the will to avoid, insofar as possible, that through BLABLOO can spread on the Web content, comments or opinions that may be considered defamatory, racist, sexist, xenophobic, discriminatory, pornographic, violent or that, in any way violate principles of morals, public order or morality, or are clearly illicit or illegal.

You acknowledge that by using the Service, you may be exposed to User Content that is offensive, indecent or objectionable. BLABLOO assumes no responsibility for the User Content, including any loss or damage that may occur. You acknowledge and agree that BLABLOO may use or disclose any information relating to you (including User Content) to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding activities that are prohibited or contrary to law, to exercise our legal rights under the Terms or to protect the rights and property of BLABLOO or a third person.

Prohibited uses

It is forbidden to access the Service for illegal or unauthorized activities. In particular, and without this list being exhaustive, it is prohibited to:

  • Make use of the service illegally or in any manner that could damage, overburden, or impair the Service or the Site;
  • Upload, store, disseminate, publish, distribute or share any content that could be considered a breach in any form of the fundamental rights to the honor, image and personal and family privacy of third parties;
  • Upload, store, disseminate, publish, distribute or share pictures or images that include personal data of third parties without the prior consent of the owner;
  • Upload, store, disseminate, publish, distribute or share any content that violates the secrecy of communications, the infringement of intellectual property or rules governing the protection of personal data;
  • Upload, store, disseminate, publish, distribute or share any content that is unlawful, racist, obscene, pornographic, abusive, defamatory, harassing, deceptive, fraudulent or otherwise contrary to morality or public order;
  • Use the service to injure, defame, intimidate, threaten, abuse or harass other users;
  • Introduce viruses, corrupted files, or upload, store, distribute or share any other equipment or software that might damage or alter the Service or the BLABLOO contents, programs or systems;
  • Collect emails or other contact details to send unsolicited bulk communications
  • Upload, store, disseminate, publish, distribute or otherwise make available any unsolicited or unauthorized solicitations, promotional materials, "junk mail," "spam," "chain letters," "pyramid programs" or similar communications;
  • Register and use the account and the resources, content, tools and / or BLABLOO invitations with an economic, commercial and / or advertising purpose;
  • Encourage, request or solicit other users personal data or solicit passwords through the Service;
  • Create a false identity, supply and / or use false information in the account, give false information about yourself and other people and / or your relationship with them;
  • Register an account on behalf of another person or any other means of using identities of others;
  • Use the Service for any type of games of chance or gambling whose participation involves the payment of money or anything valuable economically;

In applying for the above, BLABLOO may suspend or terminate your account automatically without notice. In any case such suspension or termination would entitle you to compensation. For all these purposes, we inform you that BLABLOO may reveal Content and cooperate with law enforcement and judicial authorities if we detect any breach of the law or if we suspect any criminal offense or misdemeanor.

Payments

The access to the Service is free for most of the features except for example for the online classes.

Online classes offered in BLABLOO require a payment unless stated otherwise. In the event that you want to contract online classes in BLABLOO, you authorize BLABLOO to direct you to our payment gateway provider to charge the agreed amount on the credit card identified by you (which you warrant and represent that you are authorized to use) or to use any other payment platform of your choice among the options proposed by BLABLOO. If BLABLOO does not receive the payment from your credit card provider, BLABLOO will not book your online classes. If a booked class is cancelled by the Teacher, BLABLOO will refund you the full amount that you paid for this class.

All sales are final and BLABLOO will not make any refunds except those that have been reported in these Terms. You agree that BLABLOO reserves the right to change its fees at any time. You will never be charged without prior knowledge and without your express consent.

Points system

BLABLOO gives you the opportunity to earn points by completing certain activities or events on the Service. These points are part of your user account and can be used to determine your level of activity on the Service, but in no case points have a redeemable economic value.

Responsabilities

You are required to make a reasonable use of the Service, the Site and its contents according to the possibilities and purposes for which they have been conceived. BLABLOO does not assume any responsibility, either direct or indirect, arising from the misuse you make of the Service, the Site or the contents hosted there.

BLABLOO expressly disclaims all warranties of any kind, express or implied, including but not limited to implied warranties of business for a particular purpose and non-infringement.

BLABLOO does not guarantee the results or lack of results in language practice.

BLABLOO does not assume any responsibility for any damage, direct or indirect loss of data or other damage that may arise by information mistake or delay in information delivery, access restriction or loss, bugs or other system errors, breach of language exchange schedule by other users, unauthorized use due to the shared access of the Service or other interactions with the Service.

BLABLOO assumes no responsibility with respect to material downloaded or with respect to material obtained through the use of the Service. The User shall be solely liable for any damage that those can generate in a computer system or loss of data generated by the discharge of any material of the Service. User acknowledges and agrees that BLABLOO is not liable for any damage whether direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or exemplary, including but not limited to damages for loss of profits, use, data or other intangible losses (even if it was BLABLOO advised of the possibility of such damages) resulting from any matter relating to the Service.

You acknowledge and agree that under no circumstances BLABLOO is liable in any way for the acts or omissions of other Users, including any damages resulting from such acts or omissions. The User assumes full liability for any claim, demand, judicial or extrajudicial, of any type or kind arising from or in any way related with conflicts with other users.

Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for damages. In such cases the BLABLOO responsibility will always be with the maximum exclusion or limitation permitted by the law of that jurisdiction.

Termination

The User may terminate the Service at any time by sending an email to soporte@blabloo.com . After the cancellation, the User will not be able to access her account and all information contained therein may be deleted by BLABLOO. However, the User is aware that some content (such as comments, emails or messages) not included directly in the account, could remain after the cancellation of the account. BLABLOO will not be liable for the deletion of such information or content.

The User agrees that BLABLOO may terminate her account in its sole discretion and remove or delete any Content from the Service for any reason, including without limitation in the case BLABLOO believes that the User has violated or acted inconsistently with the Terms or if the User has not used the Service for a period of six months.

At this time, any contract, verbal or written or assumed, in conjunction with the deleted account (if applicable) and all its parts will end as well.

BLABLOO may, in its sole discretion and at any time discontinue providing all or part of the Service without notice. You agree that any termination of your access to the Service under any provision of these Terms may be done without prior notice. You also acknowledge and agree that BLABLOO may immediately deactivate or delete your account and all related information and files contained in the same. BLABLOO reserves the right to prevent further access to such files or to the Service. The User acknowledges and agrees that BLABLOO shall in no case be responsible to the User or any third party for any consequences of such termination of your access to the Service.

Privacy Policy and Personal data protection

Before creating an account and thus be a user of the Service, you must read this Privacy Policy and Personal Data Protection ("Privacy Policy") and you must accept it by ticking the corresponding box in the BLABLOO registration form or by following the equivalent procedure as appropriate.

This Privacy Policy affects the personal information you provide when you create your account and all information you provide during your use of the Service provided by BLABLOO for as long as you have an account.

Your data are collected and used by BLABLOO in order to identify you as a user of the Service and allow you to access the services offered by the private language exchange platform BLABLOO. By ticking the box on the registration form, you also give us your express consent to receive information from BLABLOO through the platform, emails to your email address, SMS, MMS or calls to your mobile phone or through mail. This information may be regarding notifications and reminders about your BLABLOO activity, changes and updates related to BLABLOO or activities, products, services, etc.. of sectors related to technology and language learning. In order to give you a customized service this information may be segmented according to your personal information (age, city, gender ...).

At any time you can deny to receive communications from BLABLOO for marketing and promotional purposes by sending an email to unsubscribe@blabloo.com .

The data provided to BLABLOO are included in our files registered with the Spanish Agency for Data Protection ("AEPD" for its Spanish initials). The AEPD is responsible for ensuring compliance of the Spanish laws on privacy and data protection and to ensure the security and privacy of your personal data.

As a user of the service you are entitled to access your personal data to know how we treat them and for what purpose and tell us if you want us to use your data for a particular activity. You can also correct any errors in your data and you can ask us to cancel your account if you want to stop being a BLABLOO user.

To do so you can contact BLABLOO through privacy@blabloo.com . Remember that, for any of the listed actions, you must send a copy of your official identity document (Passport or other) so that we can verify the identity of the person who is contacting us.

Copyrights

All copyright rights in the text, images, photographs, graphics, user interface, and other content provided on the Service, and the selection, coordination, and arrangement of such content (“Content”), are owned by BLABLOO or its third-party licensors. Any reproduction, copying, or redistribution of the Content for commercial purposes is strictly prohibited without BLABLOO’s prior written consent.

Third-party contents and links to third-party web sites

The Site may contain third party content and links to other Web Sites ("Linked Sites"). BLABLOO does not promote, advertise, recommend or in any way accept any responsibility for the Linked Sites. The Linked Sites are not under the control of BLABLOO, so BLABLOO is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of the Linked Sites. BLABLOO provides Users with third party content and Linked Sites solely as a convenience and their inclusion does not imply any endorsement by BLABLOO in favor of any third party. Additionally, you acknowledge and agree that BLABLOO is not responsible either directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or related to the use or reliance on any such content, goods or services available through any Linked Site or resource.

Conflicts with other Users

BLABLOO will not be responsible for conflicts you may have with other Users of the Service that do not involve breaches of these Terms. You are solely responsible for your interactions with other users and we recommend that you carefully choose with whom you interact. Remember you have access to tools to block other users and we recommend you to report immediately inappropriate behaviors through the option "report abuse".

Applicable legislation and jurisdiction

The relationship between the Users and BLABLOO is governed by the Spanish legislation. In case of any dispute between them, BLABLOO and the User expressly agree to submit to the courts located within the city of Barcelona (Spain) expressly waiving any other jurisdiction that may apply.

BLABLOO, SL is a Spanish company with NIF B65895302 and located in Calle Sant Felip, 13, 08320 El Masnou, registered in the Commercial Register of Barcelona, Volume 43536, Folio 208, Page B 431717, Inscription 1.