If you are based in the European Economic Area (EEA) or if your personal data is processed by one of our representatives in the EEA, that processing may fall under the GDPR. In addition to the information above, which is fully applicable to your personal data as well to the personal data of individuals who are not subject to the GDPR, the following information only concerns the processing of personal data covered by the GDPR:
Legal basis for processing
- For the processing of personal data of teachers, trainers and consultants, we rely on Article 6(1)(b) GDPR (personal data necessary to enter or for the performance of a contract); for the processing of personal data of prospective teachers, trainers and consultants whose contact details and biographical information we access from their public professional profiles, we rely on our legitimate interests to contract and extend offers to the most qualified collaborators – Article 6(1)(f) GDPR. We balanced our legitimate interests with their rights and considering that the information is publicly available and it has professional character and that contacting them with an offer for collaboration is also in the interest of the individuals, a fair balance is present.
- For the processing of personal data of website visitors obtained through cookies or similar technologies, we rely on consent, as provided by Article 6(1)(a) GDPR and the EU ePrivacy Directive and its transposition laws.
- For the processing of personal data for e-mail marketing purposes, consent – as required by the ePrivacy Directive and its transposition laws.
- For the processing of student and assignee personal data the legal basis of processing is established by the controller of that processing (their employer).
Individuals with questions, feedback or complaints are encouraged to reach out to Global LT directly at Privacy@Global-LT.com. We will make everything possible to address your concern. If you will consider we have not been able to deal with your concern, you have the right to submit a complaint to the Data Protection Authority in the EU Member State of your residence, place of work or an alleged infringement of the GDPR, as granted by Article 77 of the GDPR. For more information on the DPAs and to locate the office that covers your specific region, please go to https://edpb.europa.eu/about-edpb/board/members_en
Global LT values its relationships with entities operating in the regions that comprise the European Economic Area (EEA) and Switzerland. Due to the nature of our services supporting relocation of staff throughout the world, we sometimes transfer personal data of individuals within the EEA and Switzerland towards entities located in countries outside of the EEA and Switzerland. We always make sure that personal data being transferred enjoys appropriate safeguards on the basis of one of the transfer mechanisms provided for by the GDPR and, respectively, the Swiss Data Protection Act.
The Privacy Shield for EU and Swiss Individuals
We transfer all categories of personal data as described in this Notice to the United States, where our servers are located, on the basis of the EU-US and Swiss-US Privacy Shield Privacy Shield Frameworks.
Pursuant to the Privacy Shield Frameworks, Global LT is subject to the following regarding EU and Swiss data that is transferred to the United States:
- The jurisdiction and enforcement powers of the United States Federal Trade Commission
- We remain liable for the onward transfer of personal data to third parties acting as our agents unless we can prove we were not a party to the events giving rise to the damages
- We may be required to release personal data in response to lawful request by public authorities including to meet national security and law enforcement requirements
- We acknowledge the right of EU, and Swiss individuals to access their personal data to correct or delete said information if it is found not to have been processed in compliance with the Privacy Shield principles. Individuals wishing to exercise this right may do so by contacting us at Privacy@Global-LT.com
Privacy Shield Inquiries and Complaints
In compliance with the Privacy Shield Principles, Global LT commits to resolve complaints about your privacy and our collection or use of your personal information transferred to the United States pursuant to Privacy Shield. European Union and Swiss individuals with Privacy Shield inquiries or complaints should first contact Global LT at:
Privacy@Global-LT.com or by reaching out to us using the contact details published HERE.
Global-LT has further committed to refer unresolved privacy complaints under the Privacy Shield Principles to an independent dispute resolution mechanism, the BBB EU PRIVACY SHIELD. If you do not receive timely acknowledgment of your complaint, or if your complaint is not satisfactorily addressed, please visit www.bbb.org/EU-privacy-shield/for-eu-consumers for more information and to file a complaint. This service is provided free of charge to you.
If your Privacy Shield complaint cannot be resolved through the above channels, under certain conditions, you may invoke binding arbitration for some residual claims not resolved by other redress mechanisms. See Privacy Shield Annex 1 at https://www.privacyshield.gov/article?id=ANNEX-I-introduction
We may also enter Standard Contractual Clauses with our clients for the transfer of personal data subject to specific contracts.