Terms of Use

1. Your Agreement

Your company's mobile app is powered by Brighter Ventures Inc. The Brighter mobile application, software, design, servers, data, user input, content and associated services (collectively "Software and Services" or "App") and the website available at Brighter.do are owned and operated by Brighter Ventures Inc. ("Brighter") and are licensed to you in accordance with the terms of this End User License Agreement (hereinafter "Agreement").

YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT YOU HAVE A DUTY TO READ THIS AGREEMENT BEFORE YOU INSTALL AND RUN THIS APP ON YOUR MOBILE DEVICE. YOUR INSTALLATION, USE, OR OPERATION OF THIS APP CONSTITUTES YOUR MANIFESTATION OF ASSENT TO AND ACCEPTANCE OF THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT, YOU ARE EXPRESSLY PROHIBITED FROM USING THE APP AND MUST TERMINATE YOUR USE OF AND UNINSTALL THE APP IMMEDIATELY. THIS AGREEMENT DOES NOT REPLACE BUT IS IN ADDITION TO ANY ITUNES AGREEMENT REQUIRED BY APPLE IN ORDER TO DOWNLOAD AND USE THE APP.

Brighter and you both acknowledge and agree that Apple, and Apple's subsidiaries, are third party beneficiaries of the Agreement, and that, upon your acceptance of this Agreement, Apple will have the right (and will be deemed to have accepted the right) to enforce the Agreement against you as a third party beneficiary thereof. Brighter and you both further acknowledge and agree that this Agreement is between us only, and not Apple, and that maintenance and support, warranties, product claims, intellectual property infringement disputes are not the responsibility of Apple.

Brighter reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to discontinue the App or to modify, change, replace, or discontinue this Agreement. If Brighter modifies, changes, or discontinues the terms of this Agreement, the Effective Date, located above, will change. Your installation or use of the App after a change in the Effective Date of this Agreement constitutes your acceptance of and manifestation of assent to any modification, change, or replacement.

2. The Brighter App, Software and Services

Brighter's App is a mobile application that sends notifications such as messages, tips and reminders. Our Software and Services were conceived, designed and made available to authorized users in order to help our authorized users to receive essential messages from their Employer and tips and reminders for a variety of useful topics via mobile notifications.

The information you see displayed in the App comes from a variety of different sources.

When downloading and/or using the Software and Services, you may provide personal information that will be used consistent with the  Privacy Policy, which is incorporated into this Agreement. You agree to provide Brighter with, and maintain, accurate, up to date, and complete information. It is your responsibility to keep your mobile device, and thus access to your personal information made available in Brighter, secure from unauthorized access and you accept full responsibility for any and all use.

You or your employer may be required to pay a fee in order to access certain features of the App otherwise not available upon download.

Your use of Brighter's Software and Services is purely for educational, informational, and entertainment purposes, and therefore use it at your own risk. It is not the intention of Brighter to provide specific medical advice, including, at a minimum, diagnosis or treatment related to individual and/or specific medical cases, and medical advice will not be provided. Brighter urges you to consult with a qualified doctor or physician for diagnosis and for answers to your health-related questions, physical or mental. The information should not be considered complete or up to date, nor should it be relied on to suggest a course of treatment for a particular individual. It should not be used in place of a visit, call, consultation or the advice of licensed doctor, physician or other qualified health care provider. If you have a medical emergency, contact your doctor or 911. Brighter does not recommend or endorse any specific treatment, tests, physicians, products, procedures, opinions, or other information on the App. Your reliance upon any information provided by Brighter on this App is solely at your own risk. Brighter is not responsible for any personal, property or other loss, inconvenience or damage of any kind and as more fully set forth below.

By downloading and using the App, you agree that Brighter, and our designees and agents, may contact you by any available means, including, but not limited to, by email.

You acknowledge and agree that Brighter is a service provider and will not be held liable for any costs or fees incurred by you through your use of the App, including but not limited to mobile carrier fees, SMS or other text message fees, or payment provider fees.

3. Your Warranties and Representations

You warrant and agree that you have the right, power, and legal capacity to enter into this Agreement and to adhere to the terms and conditions hereunder. You further warrant and agree that you are not prohibited from entering into this Agreement by any preexisting agreement. You warrant and agree that you are a human individual that is at least thirteen (13) years of age or older. If you are 13 or older but under the age of 18, you should review this Agreement with your parent or guardian to make sure that you or your parent or guardian understand it and allows for your use of the App. You agree to comply, in good faith, with the terms of this Agreement.


You represent and warrant that you are not bound by or a party to any arrangement or agreement, whether contractual or otherwise, that would prohibit you from downloading or using the Software and Services.


All users of the Software and Services further warrant the following:

  1. You agree to comply with the terms of this Agreement in good faith.

  2. You will not use the Software and Services outside of the uses specifically provided for under this Agreement, including any and all licenses.

  3. You will not use the Software and Services in any way that violates the rights of third parties, and you agree to comply with any and all applicable local, national, state, provincial, and international laws, treaties, and regulations.

  4. You are not located in a country that is subject to a U.S. Government embargo, or that has been designated by the U.S. Government as a "terrorist supporting" country; and you are not listed on any U.S. Government list of prohibited or restricted parties.

  5. You understand that Brighter cannot guarantee preservation of records and may delete or modify information without notice at its sole discretion.

  6. You will not make any derivative works of the Software and Services or delete or modify, in any way, any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary notices that appear on the Software and Services.

  7. You will not post or upload any false, misleading, personal, or defamatory content.

  8. You will not use, modify, copy, distribute, frame, reproduce, republish, download, scrape, display, post, mine, transmit, or sell the Software and Services in any form or by any means, in whole or in party, without the prior written consent of Brighter.

  9. You will not distribute Trojan horses, viruses, malware, spyware, spam, pyramid schemes, chain letters, or any other harmful or unsolicited files or communications from, by or through the Software and Services.

  10. You will not harvest, scrape, or otherwise collect information about users of the Software and Services.

  11. You will not use the Software and Services to sell any products and services if you are not an approved advertiser or otherwise have the express written permission of Brighter.

  12. If access to the Software and Services is provided to you by your employer, you will only use the Software and Services during work hours or other approved times, and only when it is safe to do so.

  13. You will only access and use the Software and Services when it is safe to do so, and will not use the App while operating a motor vehicle.

Brighter does not warrant or guarantee that compliance with this Agreement will be sufficient to comply with your obligations hereunder, under applicable law or with third party rights. Given the global nature of the Internet, you agree to comply with all laws and rules where you reside or where you use Software and Services. Software and Services is operated world-wide and Brighter makes no representation that its Software and Services are appropriate, lawful, or available for use in your location. Brighter does not offer Software and Services where prohibited by law.

4. Limited License Grant

The App and related materials, including but not limited to any text, names, marks, statistics, graphics, photos, images, sounds, music, videos, software, scripts and interactive features, as well as its associated data and services generated by us, is the property of, owned by and licensed through Brighter. Brighter grants you a limited, non-exclusive, royalty free, non-sublicensable, non-transferrable, and non-assignable license to install and use one copy of the App in executable object code form to be used on a single mobile or portable device for non-commercial, personal purposes.

You acknowledge and agree that you are prohibited from copying, making derivative works of, modifying, publicly performing, publicly displaying, streaming, exploiting, broadcasting, decompiling, adapting, distributing, reproducing, republishing, scraping, transmitting, selling, posting, or hacking the App, in whole or in part, without the prior written consent of Brighter.

You are hereby prohibited from using the trademarks, service marks, design marks, and logos of Brighter, or any colorable imitation thereof, or any mark not owned or licensed by you, including, without limitation the terms "Brighter" or the logo, as an indicator of source, as a part of a domain name, or in any way that is likely to cause confusion without the prior written consent of Brighter. The App is subject to all intellectual property laws, including but not limited to trademark, copyright, patent and other privacy and proprietary laws. All trademarks, images, copyrights or rights of publicity displayed in connection with your use of the App are the property of their respective owners.

You are prohibited from using the App for any use not explicitly stated in this Agreement, absent separate written agreement signed by Brighter and you pursuant to a binding agreement. Such unauthorized uses may include:

  1. Any use inconsistent with or in violation of this Agreement or any local, state, provincial, national, or international law, regulation, statute, ordinance, or treaty, including in any country embargoed by the United States;

  2. Any commercial use, such as the resale or republication of the App;

  3. Any modification of the App, including, but not limited to, translation into another computer language or the creation of derivative works from the App;

  4. Any use of the App outside of its customary or intended purposes;

  5. Any use of App to transmit any material that violates the rights of third parties, including but not limited to material that contains or constitutes intellectual property infringement, false advertising, invasion of privacy or defamation or is otherwise offensive;

  6. Any use of the App to defraud, to impersonate, to harass, or to collect personal or personally identifiable information from users of the App without their knowledge or consent;

  7. Any use of the App to participate in or promulgate gambling, ponzi schemes, pyramid schemes, chain letters, or unsolicited bulk or commercial emails (SPAM);

  8. Any use of the App to cheat, exploit, or otherwise interfere with any lawful activity;

  9. Any other activity that disrupts the App or its associated services, including, but not limited to, through hacking or denial of service attacks; or

  10. Any use of the App after you have been removed by Brighter or previously banned.

5. User Generated Content

Brighter may provide you with the ability to submit user generated content to the Software and Services, which may include but is not limited to text, ratings, reviews, comments, photos, videos, audio, instructions, activity data, weight, health status, mood and other content (collectively "User Generated Content"). Except as otherwise licensed herein, you own all rights in and to your User Generated Content.

By submitting User Generated Content to the Software and Services, you grant Brighter a non-exclusive, irrevocable, royalty free, worldwide, and perpetual license to access, analyze, and interpret your User Generated Content for the customary and intended purposes of the Software and Services and any purpose related thereto, including, without limitation, to reproduce, prepare derivative works, distribute copies, perform, display, and use any of the User Generated Content in the App, consistent with the terms of the Privacy Policy. These purposes may include, but are not limited to, providing you or third parties with the Software and Services or its associated products and services, improve the Software and Services and/or develop new features, measure usage of the Software and Services, and publish summaries online or offline. You agree to waive all moral rights in and to your User Generated Content across the world, whether you have or have not asserted moral rights in or to your User Generated Content. By submitting User Generated Content to the Software and Services, you further agree to waive all rights of publicity or privacy with respect to the User Generated Content submitted.

You acknowledge and agree that you are solely responsible for any User Generated Content that you submit to the Software and Services. You warrant that you are the exclusive owner of all right, title, and interest in and to any User Generated Content that you submit to the Software and Services and that you have the right to license and/or convey all right, title, and interest in and to the User Generated Content free and clear of any and all claims, liens, or encumbrances. You warrant that any User Generated Content that you submit to the Software and Services will not violate the rights of third parties, including, but not limited to, trademark rights, copyright rights, and rights of publicity and privacy, or violate any applicable law, statute, ordinance, treaty, or regulation, whether local, state, provincial, national, or international.

6. Terms and Conditions of Third Parties

You agree to comply with all terms and conditions of any third party whose software or services are used in conjunction with the App, including but not limited to any vendor which provides access and download services (i.e. iTunes), any network provider (i.e. AT&T, Verizon), any service provider, any platform provider (i.e. iOS) or any hardware manufacturer (i.e. Apple iPhone).

7. Contests and Endorsements

Brighter may, from time to time, conduct contests (hereinafter "Contest(s)") through the Software and Services that may reward users in some way. Contests are void where prohibited by law or regulation, and by participating in Contests you warrant and agree that your participation in Contests will not violate any law, regulation, or statute. All international, federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply.

NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE IN A CONTEST HELD THROUGH THE SOFTWARE AND SERVICES.

Brighter may, at its sole discretion, provide you with a reward for uploading your User Generated Content. By uploading your User Generated Content photographs, you warrant and agree that you will comply with all state and federal laws or regulations applicable to advertisements and endorsements, including but not limited to the FTC's false advertising regulations located at 16 CFR Part 255.

8. We Do Not Endorse Any Product or Service

Brighter may allow advertisers to display advertisements within our Software and Services. However, Brighter does not endorse or recommend any commercial product, process, or service, including unrelated third party data generating sources. The views and opinions of users, contributors, and others expressed on this Software and Services do not necessarily state or reflect those of Brighter and are not intended to be used for advertising or product endorsement purposes.

9. Section 230 of Communications Decency Act

You acknowledge and agree that Brighter is an interactive computer service provider under Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act. Though Brighter may edit, remove, or control the content displayed through the Software and Services and provided to aid in the operation of its App, you agree that Brighter will not be considered an information content provider and will not be held liable for the republication of defamatory or tortious content created by third parties, whether through the Software and Services or otherwise. Brighter may, within its sole and absolute discretion, remove any User Generated Content for any reason and for no reason at all.

10. COPPA Compliance

The Software and Services is not directed to persons under the age of eighteen (18) and Brighter will not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of eighteen (18) absent the requirements set forth in this Agreement. If Brighter inadvertently collects personally identifiable information, Brighter will delete the personally identifiable information in accordance with its security protocols, upon notice.

11. Feedback

Brighter encourages its users to submit comments, suggestions, and error reports to Brighter using feedback function (in Settings) or the website. You acknowledge and agree that any feedback submitted to Brighter, including, but not limited to, any intellectual property or other proprietary information contained within that feedback, will become the exclusive property of Brighter. You agree to assign all right and title in or to any and all feedback that you submit to Brighter and execute any and all documents necessary to assign your rights to any and all feedback to Brighter upon Brighter's request, including but not limited to any documents necessary to perfect Brighter's rights in and to intellectual property or proprietary rights.

12. Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability

You acknowledge and agree that the content contained within the App will not be considered a representation to reasonably be relied upon and nothing within the App will be construed to create a duty of care in Brighter or a warranty of any kind. You acknowledge and agree that Brighter takes no responsibility for, is not obligated to monitor and cannot be held liable for all the information contained within the App as provided by you, third parties (including feed provider), User Generated Content contained within the App, information or websites linked to or through the App, information sent to Brighter by third parties, and information intercepted by third parties. You agree to hold Brighter harmless for any and all inaccuracies, omissions, errors, loss of data, corruption of data, failure of hardware, failure of the App, or misuse of the App.

You acknowledge and agree that Brighter does not own or control such third parties, including without limitation third party feed providers, service and product providers, and payment processors and will not be held liable for any claims, demands, causes of action, debts, liabilities, damages, costs, or expenses, including costs and reasonable attorneys fees, arising out of or in relation to your use of such third party feeds, services and products or payment processing. You understand and agree that any purchase made in the App may be processed by someone other than Brighter. You further understand and agree that any promotion offered by Brighter may be administered by someone other than Brighter. You are advised to read the terms of use agreement of any such third party and only use or participate if you agree to such terms.

BRIGHTER PROVIDES THE APP ON AN AS-IS BASIS AND WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED, OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, QUALITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, OR ACCURACY. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT YOU USE THE APP AT YOUR OWN RISK AND THAT BRIGHTER WILL NOT BE HELD LIABLE FOR ANY DEFECTS, ERRORS, OMISSIONS, BUGS, OR DOWNTIME. ANY ATTEMPT BY BRIGHTER TO MODIFY THE APP WILL NOT BE DEEMED TO BE A WAIVER OF THIS LIMITATION OF LIABILITY.

BRIGHTER WILL NOT BE HELD LIABLE FOR ANY CONTENT CONTAINED WITHIN THE APP, ANY THIRD PARTY LINKS OR ADVERTISING ACCESSIBLE THROUGH THE APP, OR ANY CONTENT TRANSMITTED THROUGH THE APP.
BRIGHTER WILL NOT BE HELD LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, PUNITIVE DAMAGES, SPECIAL DAMAGES, EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INDIRECT DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS, LOST SAVINGS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, OR LOST INFORMATION ARISING OUT OF THE USE, WHETHER PROPER OR IMPROPER, OF THE APP, EVEN IF YOU HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. BRIGHTER DOES NOT ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY ERROR IN, OMISSION OF, INTERRUPTION OF, DELETION OF, DEFECT IN, DESTRUCTION OF, UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO, OR ALTERATION OF ANY DATA. YOU BEAR THE SOLE RESPONSIBILITY TO PROTECT AND BACKUP YOUR OWN DATA, NETWORK, HARDWARE, SYSTEMS, SERVERS, SOFTWARE, COMPUTERS, PHONES, AND SECURITY.

UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT BRIGHTER'S MAXIMUM LIABILITY UNDER THIS AGREEMENT WILL BE LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT THAT YOU PAID FOR THE APP. THE LIMITATIONS, EXCLUSIONS, AND DISCLAIMERS LISTED IN THIS SECTION WILL APPLY TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, EVEN IF ANY REMEDY FAILS OF ITS ESSENTIAL PURPOSE.

13. Indemnification

You agree to indemnify, hold harmless, and defend Brighter, its officers, members, employees, agents, and directors from and against any and all claims, demands, causes of action, debts, liabilities, damages, costs, or expenses, including costs and reasonable attorneys' fees, arising out of or in relation to your use of the App, your violation of a term or provision of this Agreement, or your violation of the rights of a third party. You agree that your obligation to hold harmless, defend, and indemnify Brighter will survive the termination or failure of this Agreement and your use of the App. You acknowledge and agree that your obligation to defend Brighter will not provide you with the right to control Brighter's defense and you expressly agree that Brighter has the right to direct and control its defense regardless of your obligation to defend Brighter.

14. Assignment

You are expressly prohibited from assigning your rights or obligations under this Agreement without Brighter's prior written consent. Brighter may assign its rights or obligations under this Agreement at any time, including but not limited to in a sale of the Brighter business or in a sale of the App.

15. Integration

This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the parties relating to the subject matter of this Agreement and hereby supersedes all prior agreements, statements, or representations. This Agreement may only be modified by a writing signed by both parties or by Brighter, who reserves the right to alter this Agreement and will notify you of any alterations so as to allow you to stop using the Software and Services if you do not agree to the alterations. Your use of Software and Services after any alteration signifies your acceptance of the terms and conditions of this Agreement and you are bound by them.

16. Choice of Laws and Resolution of Disputes

You agree that for all legal and non-legal purposes, the App is located in the United States of America (USA). You agree that the App does not give rise to personal jurisdiction over Brighter in jurisdictions other than the USA. This Agreement will be interpreted under and governed by the laws and legal principles of the USA, without regard to its conflicts of laws principles or statutes.

YOU AND BRIGHTER AGREE THAT ARBITRATION WILL BE THE EXCLUSIVE FORUM AND REMEDY AT LAW FOR ANY DISPUTES ARISING OUT OF OR IN RELATION TO THIS AGREEMENT OR CONCERNING THE VALIDITY, INTERPRETATION, BREACH, VIOLATION, OR TERMINATION OF THIS AGREEMENT. THIS ARBITRATION WILL BE HELD IN DELAWARE, USA AND WILL BE HELD IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE MOST RECENTLY EFFECTIVE COMMERCIAL ARBITRATION RULES. THE ARBITRATOR WILL DECIDE THE CLAIM ON THE BASIS OF THE LEGAL PRINCIPLES AND LAWS OF THE USA AND WILL HAVE THE DISCRETION TO AWARD ALL COSTS AND ATTORNEYS' FEES. THE LOSING PARTY WILL BE REQUIRED TO PAY THE PREVAILING PARTY'S REASONABLE ATTORNEYS' FEES. YOU AND BRIGHTER AGREE THAT THE DETERMINATION OR AWARD OF THIS ARBITRATOR MAY BE ENTERED AS A JUDGMENT IN ANY COURT SITTING ANYWHERE THAT HAS JURISDICTION OVER THE SUBJECT MATTER OF THE DISPUTE. YOU AND BRIGHTER AGREE THAT THE PARTIES WILL BE REQUIRED TO BE PRESENT WITHIN THE USA IN ORDER TO PERFORM THEIR OBLIGATIONS UNDER THIS AGREEMENT. YOU AND BRIGHTER HEREBY AGREE TO SUBMIT TO THE PERSONAL JURISDICTION OF ANY SUCH ARBITRATOR OR ARBITRATION PROCEEDING.

Brighter may, but is not obligated to participate in any dispute between users. IF YOU HAVE A DISPUTE WITH ANOTHER USER, YOU RELEASE BRIGHTER FROM ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, DEMANDS AND DAMAGES, KNOWN OR UNKNOWN. If you are a California resident, you waive California Civil Code §1542, which says: "A general release does not extend to claims which the creditor does not know or suspect to exist in his favor at the time of executing the release, which if known by him must have materially affected his settlement with the debtor."

17. Additional Provisions

No waiver of rights under this Agreement by either party will be recognized unless made in writing and signed by the party to be charged. This Agreement is solely between Brighter and you and will not confer any rights or remedies upon any third party, including third party beneficiaries. A finding that any term or provision of this Agreement is invalid or unenforceable will not affect the validity or enforceability of this Agreement. Any term or provision of this Agreement that is found to be invalid or unenforceable will be reformed to the extent necessary to make it valid and enforceable.

YOU AND BRIGHTER AGREE THAT ANY CAUSE OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THIS AGREEMENT OR THE SERVICES PROVIDED UNDER THIS AGREEMENT MUST COMMENCE WITHIN ONE YEAR AFTER THE CAUSE OF ACTION ACCRUED. FAILURE TO ASSERT SAID CAUSE OF ACTION WITHIN ONE YEAR WILL PERMANENTLY BAR ANY AND ALL RELIEF.

YOU WILL ONLY BE PERMITTED TO PURSUE CLAIMS AGAINST BRIGHTER ON AN INDIVIDUAL BASIS, NOT AS A PLAINTIFF OR CLASS MEMBER IN ANY CLASS OR REPRESENTATIVE ACTION OR PROCEEDING AND YOU WILL ONLY BE PERMITTED TO SEEK RELIEF (INCLUDING MONTEARY, INJUNCTIVE, AND DECLARATORY RELIEF) ON AN INDIVIDUAL BASIS.

18. Notice

Any notice under this Agreement or other contact must be sent via certified mail to Brighter Ventures Inc., 9130 NE 22nd Pl, Clyde Hill, WA 98004, with a copy via email to: legal (at) brighter (dot) do.

Effective Date: March 7, 2017

Privacy Policy

Your company's mobile app is powered by Brighter Ventures Inc. The Brighter mobile applications, software, design, servers, data, user input, content and associated Services (collectively "Software and Services") are owned and operated by Brighter Ventures Inc. ("Brighter"). Brighter has adopted this Privacy Policy ("Privacy Policy") to inform you that it collects limited non-personal, personal and personally identifiable information when You use our Software and Services and to explain how this personal and personally identifiable information is used by our Brighter mobile application ("App"). Brighter has also adopted this Privacy Policy because it respects your privacy and believes that it should clearly and transparently disclose its privacy practices to you as the user. This Privacy Policy does not apply to third party websites or applications, and you visit such third party sites and apps at your own risk, consistent with their privacy policies, if any.

BRIGHTER MAY CHANGE, MODIFY, AMEND, SUSPEND, TERMINATE, OR REPLACE THIS PRIVACY POLICY FROM TIME TO TIME AND WITHIN ITS SOLE AND ABSOLUTE DISCRETION. IN THE EVENT BRIGHTER CHANGES, MODIFIES, AMENDS, OR REPLACES THIS PRIVACY POLICY, THE EFFECTIVE DATE, LOCATED ABOVE, WILL CHANGE. YOUR CONTINUED USE OF THE SOFTWARE AND SERVICES AFTER A CHANGE IN THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS PRIVACY POLICY CONSTITUTES YOUR MANIFESTATION OF ASSENT TO THE CHANGE, MODIFICATION, AMENDMENT, OR REPLACEMENT CONTAINED WITHIN.

A. Understanding Information Available in Brighter’s App

Brighter's App allows you to input information about you directly into the App which may contain personal or personally-identifiable information. Brighter will only use the information you input into the App as described in the sections below. Brighter utilizes Google Analytics on its App as well as its website at Brighter.do to collect non-personally-identifiable information consistent with the terms of this Privacy Policy.

B. Brighter May Collect the Following Personally Identifiable Information (PII) from you

Personally Identifiable Information ("PII") is information that can be used to uniquely identify, contact, or locate a single person or can be used with other sources to uniquely identify a single individual. Brighter collects PII from you only when you voluntarily provide it to us, as provided herein and above, or in instances in which you must provide such information to use features of the Software and Services. Brighter may collect this PII from you through various channels, including, but not limited to, through your voluntary submission of information to the Software and Services, through requests initiated by you through the Software and Services, and through communication with third parties.

We may share PII with our parent, subsidiaries, divisions, and affiliates or as part of any sale, merger or acquisition. Your PII will not be sold to unaffiliated third parties without your approval at the time of collection, however, your non-PII may be. You agree to inform Brighter of any changes to your PII, and protect the security of your username, password and PII.

Our primary goals in collecting information is to provide you with the product and services made available through the App, including, but not limited, to communicate with you, and to manage your registered user account, if you have one, and to improve the Software and Services. Here is the PII that Brighter may collect from you:

  1. Any information that you voluntarily submit/input to the Software and Services, for example, without limitation:

    1. First and last name;

    2. Email address;

    3. Preferences;

    4. Your mobile device information, including, without limitation, device type, ID, model number, operating system, application, and related information;

    5. Other required account or other information to utilize the service.

  2. Your IP address.

C. Brighter May Also Collect the Following Non-PII from you

Brighter may collect non-PII from you through various channels, including, but not limited to, through your voluntary submission of information to the Software and Services, including the Website and/or App, through requests initiated by you through the Software and Services, and through communication with third parties.

Your computer, mobile device and browsing activities may also be stored through the use of various third party tools, such as Google Analytics, and through other sources permitted by law.

We may share non-PII with our parent, subsidiaries, divisions, and affiliates or as part of any sale, merger or acquisition. Your non-PII may be sold to unaffiliated third parties without your approval at the time of collection.

Here is the non-PII that Brighter may collect from you:

  1. Your use of the Software and Services, including, without limitation, number of activities logged by category, number of days logged, number of goals used, number of groups used, number of people logged, number of places logged, number of photos made, and number of comments added;

  2. Your geolocation;

  3. Your access devices;

  4. Your use of the Software and Services, including, without limitation, page views, frequency of use, statistics, functionality utilized, and pages visited;

  5. Your browser and search engine information;

  6. Information stored in tracking technology, such as cookies, pixel tags, or web beacons, as well as log files;

  7. Analytic data from third party providers, including Google Analytics; and

  8. Any other additional analytic data that you voluntarily submit to the Software and Services.

D. Brighter Uses this PII and Non-PII Information

Provide you with the Software and Services, communicate with you, identify and fix problems with the Software and Services, update you on changes to the Software and Services, communicate with you concerning your account, if applicable, to complete a transaction you initiated, process payments, and to update you on Brighter's services offered through the Software and Services or the services of third parties.

You further authorize the following uses:

  1. enable your use of the Software and Services;

  2. improve algorithms;

  3. measure service usage;

  4. publish population based summaries online or offline;

  5. develop new features;

  6. contact and communicate with you, whether through email, telephone, text messages, push notifications or messages within the Software and Services primarily for the purposes of troubleshooting;

  7. customize and/or tailor the Software and Services and your user experience;

  8. advertise products and services of Brighter;

  9. provide you with information or services that may be of interest to you;

  10. transmit and process your information and actions within the Software and Services;

  11. provide statistical information, and include you in the same, where applicable;

  12. provide you with technical service and support, including updates;

  13. provide you with information concerning Brighter’s benefits or services;

  14. store, archive, retrieve, and make copies of your User-Generated Content;

  15. understand your needs and requests;

  16. communicate promotions or other offers;

  17. process payments;

  18. allow in-app communications and purchases;

  19. prevent and detect illegal activities or violations of your Terms of Use;

  20. combine your Personal Information with information from other Brighter applications and/or services;

  21. promote mobile applications Brighter develops for other related apps; and

  22. facilitate your use of the Software and Services, its upgrades, or its replacements.

This content will be displayed on the Software and Services, and Brighter may further distribute your information to a wider audience through third party sites and services as long as they comply with or such distribution is consistent with this Privacy Policy.

Advertisements appearing on this Software and Services may be delivered to you by Brighter or one of our web advertising partners. This privacy statement only covers the use of cookies by Brighter and does not cover the use of cookies by any of its advertisers.

Brighter may outsource or subcontract some of our technical support, tracking and reporting functions, payment processing functions, and other services to third parties. We may share information from or about you with them so that they can perform their services as long as they comply with this Privacy Policy.

You understand and agree that Brighter will not be held responsible for any third party communications sent by entities that Brighter does not own or control or for any third party links (including advertisements). You are encouraged to review any third party privacy policies before utilizing any such third party service.

E. Brighter Stores Your PII and Non-PII in the Following Manner

As noted above, Brighter only stores limited information about you. The majority of your information is stored on your device and is subject to the security and privacy policies of your device and storage providers. If Brighter is using a vendor, all data storage by the vendor is consistent with the vendor's policies. All data storage of your PII or Non-PII may be stored and processed on computers outside the European Economic Area and, through your use of the Software and Services, you unequivocally consent to this. You understand and agree that Brighter may continue to store your information after you cease use of the service or disable your use of, access to, or otherwise of the App.

Brighter uses commercially reasonable and standard technology to help prevent against the unauthorized disclosure of your personal or personally identifiable information. Though it undertakes commercially reasonable efforts to protect your personal and personally identifiable information, no software or service is completely safe. Accordingly, you provide all such personal or personally identifiable information at your own risk.

F. Brighter May Share your Information with Third Parties in the Following Circumstances

Where Brighter has obtained your consent, including when you choose to share your information via social media, email, etc.; where sharing or disclosure of your personal or personally identifiable information is necessary to provide you with the Software and Services and/or services associated therewith; where sharing or disclosure of your personal or personally identifiable information is necessary to share personal or personally identifiable information with Brighter's parents, subsidiaries, successors, assigns, licensees, affiliates, or business partners; where Brighter has been purchased by a third party; where sharing or disclosure of your personal or personally identifiable information is necessary to respond to requests by government authorities; where your personal or personally identifiable information is demanded by a court order or subpoena; where sharing or disclosure of your personal or personally identifiable information is needed to protect the employees, independent contractors, officers, directors, members, users, or shareholders of Brighter; and where sharing or disclosure of your personal or personally identifiable information is needed to help prevent against fraud or the violation of any applicable law, statute, regulation, ordinance, or treaty. You understand and agree that Brighter may specifically share your information with mobile service providers, or search engine providers, in order to complete the services offered through the Software and Services.

Brighter may share or disclose non-private, aggregated or otherwise Non-PII in the aggregate with third parties, such as advertisers, licensees and content distributors.

G. Requests Regarding Brighter’s Collection, Use, or Sharing of your Information and Opt Out

You may contact Brighter with any requests regarding your information, but Brighter reserves the right to act or not act upon such requests, consistent with the terms of this Privacy Policy. If you require your data deleted, please send us a request using the feedback function (in Settings) and Brighter will take every effort to do so.

If, at any time, you prefer not receive communications from Brighter, simply follow the unsubscribe options at the bottom of each such communication or contact us directly. We will make commercially reasonable efforts to implement your opt-out requests promptly, but you may still receive our emails for up to ten business days as Brighter processes your request.

H. California Residents

California residents have the right to receive information that identifies any third party companies or individuals that Brighter, has shared your PII with in the previous calendar year, as well as a description of the categories of PII disclosed to that third party. You may obtain this information once a year and free of charge by contacting Brighter at the address below.

Brighter ignores Do Not Track requests.

I. Children’s Online Privacy Protection Policy

The Software and Services are not intended for or directed to users under the age of 18, and Brighter does not knowingly or intentionally collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13 or other minors. Where appropriate, Brighter takes reasonable measures to determine that users are adults of legal age and to inform minors not to submit such information to the Software and Services or in response to advertisements. If you are concerned that personal information may have been inadvertently provided to or collected by Brighter, please contact us immediately so appropriate steps may be taken to remove such information from Brighter’s database.

J. Contact and Notices

All requests, questions and concerns regarding this Privacy Policy must be sent via certified mail to Brighter 9130 NE 22nd Pl, Clyde Hill, WA 98004, with a copy via email to: legal (at) brighter (dot) do.

Effective Date: March 7, 2017