This website (www.caps-services.com) is operated by Fidor AG (see imprint) on behalf of the CAPS Working Group (see members). We at Fidor are fully aware of the importance of the personal data that you entrust to us. It is one of the fundamental tasks to ensure confidentiality of the data our customers and visitors disclose to us on this website. Your trust is very important to us. For this reason, we respect the governing data protection principles and would like to inform you about how data is collected and stored and about your rights regarding information on blocking and deletion of data.
This is information for your relating to the handling of your personal data when you visit our website. To provide the functions and services of our website, it is required that we collect personal data about you. In the following, we explain you which of your data we collect, the purpose of the collection, and which rights you have in relation to your data.
The entity responsible for the processing of personal data on this website is:
Fidor Solutions AG
Dr. Michael Maier
You may as well ask our data protection officer questions on data privacy at any time at
Dr. Georg Schröder, LL.M.
Schröder Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH
Tel: +49 89 954 597 520
Fax: +49 89 954 597 522
Use for Information Purposes
If you use this website without transmitting data to us otherwise (e.g. by registration or use of the contact form), we will collect technically required data automatically transferred to our server, such as:
· IP address
· Date and time of the request
· Content of the request
· Access status/http status code
· Browser type
· Language and version of the browser software
· Operating system
This is required for technical reasons to be able to display our website to you. We also use the data to ensure the security and stability of our website. The legal basis for the collection is Art. 6 para. 1 sub-section f GDPR.
Most of the web browsers accept cookies automatically. You may erase stored cookies at any time via the settings of your web browser. You may also adjust the settings of your web browser to bar the storing of cookies. Then, however, not all the functions of our website might be available.
You have the following statutory rights against us relating to your personal data:
1) Right to be informed
As the data subject (affected person), you have the right to obtain a confirmation on whether we process personal data concerning you. If this is the case, you have the right to be informed of such personal data as well as to further information, e.g. the purpose of the processing, the recipients and the envisaged storing period or the criteria for the determination of such period, respectively.
2) Right to rectification and completion
As the data subject, you have the right to request the immediate rectification of incorrect data. Taking into consideration the purposes of the processing, you have the right to request the completion of incomplete personal data.
3) Right to erasure (“right to be forgotten”)
As the data subject, you have the right to obtain the erasure if processing is not necessary. This is the case e.g. if your data are no longer required for the original purposes, if you withdrew your statement of consent relating to data privacy, or if the data have been processed unlawfully.
4) Right to restriction of processing
As the data subject, you also have the right to restriction of the processing if e.g. you think that the personal data would be incorrect.
5) Right to data portability
As the data subject, you have the right to receive your personal data in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format.
6) Right to object
As the data subject, you have the right to object against the processing of your personal data at any time on grounds relating to your situation.
In case of direct marketing, you as the data subject have the right to object against the processing of your personal data for the purpose of such marketing at any time; this also applies to the profiling related to such direct marketing.
7) Right to withdraw your consent relating to data privacy
You may withdraw a consent to the processing of your personal data with effect in the future at any time. The legality of the processing made until such withdrawal, however, is not affected by the foregoing.
Moreover, you may lodge complaint with a data protection supervisory authority, e.g. if you feel that the data processing does not comply with data protection regulations.
We process and store your data only for as long as it is required for the processing or for complying with statutory duties. Once the purpose of processing no longer exists, your data will be blocked or erased. If there are any additional statutory duties to store the data, we block or erase your data upon the lapse of the statutory storing periods.
You may file your application on our website or via email, respectively. If you apply, we collect and store the data you enter in the input screen or which you send us by email, respectively. We process your data for the purposes of the handling of your application only. There will be no forwarding. The legal basis for the processing is Art. 6 para. 1 sub-section b GDPR. If we cannot offer any job to you, we will store your data for a maximum of 6 months after the end of the application process.
On our website, you may comment posts. If you comment a post, we collect and store the data you enter in the input screen (e.g. second name, first name, email address). There will be no forwarding to any third parties. If consent is given, the legal basis for the processing is Art. 6(1)(a) GDPR. The purpose of the data collection is to enforce our comment rules.
On our website, you can enter personal data using a contact form. If you use the contact form, we will collect and store the data you enter in the input screen (e.g. second name, first name, email address). There will be no forwarding to any third party.
The legal basis for the processing in case of consent is Art. 6 para. 1 sub-section a GDPR. If your request is aimed at preparing the conclusion of a contract, Art. 6 para. 1 sub-section b GDPR will be an additional legal basis.
We use the data exclusively to process and answer your request.
On our website, you can subscribe to a newsletter. If you subscribe to the newsletter, we collect and store the data you enter in the input screen (e.g. second name, first name, email address). There will be no forwarding to any third parties. The subscription to the newsletter is possible with your consent only. The legal basis for the processing is Art. 6(1)(a) GDPR. We use the data only for sending newsletters.
You can register on our website. If you register, we collect and store the data you enter in the input screen (e.g. last name, first name, email address). There will be no forwarding to any third parties.
If consent is given, the legal basis for the processing is Art. 6(1)(a) GDPR. If the purpose of your registration is in order to take steps prior to entering into a contract, Art. 6(1)(b) GDPR is an additional legal basis.
Your registration is required for the use of certain contents and services on our website, for the performance of a contract or for carrying out pre-contractual measures, respectively.
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Liability for Contents
The contents of these pages were created with great care. We can however not guarantee the accuracy, completeness or timeliness of the contents.
As service providers we are liable for our own contents on these pages under the general laws, in accordance with Section 7 paragraph 1 German Telemedia Act (TMG). According to Sections 8 to 10 TMG we are not obligated as a service provider to monitor transmitted or stored external information, or to investigate circumstances that indicate illegal activity. Obligations to remove or block access to information under the general laws remain unaffected. However, a relevant liability is only possible from the date of knowledge of a specific infringement. Upon notification of such violations, we will remove the content immediately.
Liability for Links
Our website contains links to external websites over whose contents we have no control. Therefore, we also cannot accept any responsibility for these external content. The respective provider or operator is always responsible for the contents of any linked websites. The linked websites are checked at the time of linking for possible violations of the law. No illegal contents were identifiable at the time of linking. A permanent monitoring of the contents of the linked pages, without concrete evidence of a violation, would not reasonable. Upon notification of violations, we will remove such links immediately.
The contents and works provided on these pages created by the website operators are subject to German copyright law. Third party contributions are specified as such. Any reproduction, modification, distribution or any kind of exploitation outside the limits of the copyright require the written consent of its respective author or creator. Downloads and copies are permitted only for private, non-commercial use.
The operators of this website make every effort to observe the copyrights of others, or to use their own or license free works.