Data Protection Declaration

EN | SK

THE PERSON COLLECTING DATA

The controller is the person who processes the personal data of the person concerned (you) in accordance with the new Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and the free movement of such data. The operator is Brighter Life Center, with its registered office at Hurbanovo námestie 5, 811 03 Bratislava, Slovakia, IČO: 50 690 019, DIČ: 1077730236.


PERSON CONCERNED

The person you are is because your personal information is processed by Brighter Life Center.


WHY DO WE STORE YOUR DATA?

We store your data in order to provide the services that we offer for free and to fulfill we contractual undertakings with our customers and clients.

Personal data is stored to be able to send you information, free samples, products and to register you for classes.


WHO HAS ACCESS TO YOUR DATA?

Our team has access to your data to be able to fulfill our contractual agreements with our customers and clients. Our team may include our communications and marketing team, our event organizers and our administrative staff.

In addition, outsourcing work on specialist tasks within IT and accounting, for example, sometimes requires us to grant consultants access to your data whenever and wherever this is required to fulfill our legal obligations towards official authorities or to develop and improve our services.

In addition (1)Brighter Life Center, Hurbanovo námestie 5, 811 03 Bratislava, Slovakia, (2)Heartfulness meditation, Hurbanovo námestie 5, 811 03 Bratislava, Slovakia and (3)Brighter Minds Ltd., Hurbanovo námestie 5, 811 03 Bratislava, Slovakia, all three parties to be referred to as “Brighter Life” or the “Companies”, have access to your basic data (full name, e-mail address, mailing address, country and phone number) when you register for one of our classes through our general website www.brighterlife.sk or email info@brighterlife.sk, info@brighterminds.sk, slovakia@heartfulness.org. This applies to live (in-person) classes, online courses, as well as private sessions.

Please note: Brighter Life Center gains access only to your basic data when you sign up for one of the Brighter Life Center classes. Brighter Life Center does not have access to your tax or VAT number.


DO WE SHARE YOUR DATA?

As mentioned above, we share your data with Brighter Life Center if you choose to take a Brighter Life Center class or a session.
Brighter Minds is a franchise system that uses a shared worldwide marketing tool via its website www.brighterminds.org

Please note:
We do not share your data with facilitators with whom you have not taken a class.

Brighter Life Center is bound by the same data protection agreement to which we adhere.


HOW LONG IS THE DATA STORED?

We keep the data stored as long as:

– we have a relationship with you as a customer, client or interested party,
– we are legally obliged to for tax purposes,
– until you unsubscribe or ask us to delete your information.


WHAT DATA PROTECTION RIGHTS DO YOU HAVE AS A CUSTOMER?

As a customer, you have the right to:

– manage your e-mail or paid subscription,
– correct any and all information we have stored,
– request details of the data we have stored regarding you,
– request deletion or limitation of your stored data.

If you would like to update, change or amend your data, please let us know by contacting me at this e-mail address: info@brighterlife.sk

If you would like to be deleted from our database, please contact us here: info@brighterlife.sk


ARE CUSTOMERS OBLIGED TO PROVIDE THEIR DATA?

Yes, as a customer or client, you must provide the data we need to be able to fulfill our contractual obligations within the various services we offer.

Depending on what you are requesting from us, we will ask you to provide information that may range from your full name, e-mail address and country to more extensive details including full name, telephone number, e-mail address, home and work address, as well as details of dependents.


COOKIES, PROFILING AND AUTOMATION

We do not use cookies on our website!

We do not perform any form of automated profiling. Sometimes we will check what topics a client may be interested in based on his/her previous choices of classes or products.

We do not share your data or sell it to any external agencies. Checks on prerequisites for advanced classes are processed automatically.


WHERE DO WE STORE YOUR DATA?

We use multiple systems for storing your data to fulfill our contractual agreements with customers and clients.

In general, information is stored in cloud services and on computers in the country of our residence, in Slovakia.


HOW DO WE PROTECT YOUR DATA?

Brighter Life Center staff, contractors and the external agencies with whom we work have all signed NDAs (Non-Disclosure Agreements). They have also been trained in data protection.

The stored data can only be accessed through security-protected entry points by users with permission to access the information.