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CABS Privacy policy

The following data protection notices describe the processing of personal data when using the website of the Committee Against Bird Slaughter e.V. we also explain the choices you have about your personal data ("your rights") and how you can contact us.

Responsible

The person responsible within the meaning of the General Data Protection Regulation and other national data protection laws of the member states as well as other data protection regulations is:

Committee Against Bird Slaughter (CABS)
An der Ziegelei 8, D-53127 Bonn
Phone: 0228/665521
Fax: 0228/665280
Email: info@komitee.de
Register of associations: Bonn District Court, registration number VR 7095
Legal representation:
Heinz Schwarze (1st Chairman)
Alexander Heyd (Managing Director)

General information for data processing

Scope of processing personal data

As a matter of principle, we only process personal data of our users to the extent that this is necessary for the provision of a functioning website as well as our contents and services. The processing of personal data of our users is carried out on a regular basis only after the user's consent. An exception applies in cases where prior objection to consent is not possible for actual reasons and the processing of the data is permitted by legal regulations.

Legal basis for processing personal data.

To the extent that we obtain consent from the person concerned for processing personal data, Article 6 (1) lit. a of the (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) serves as the legal basis.

Article 6 (1) lit. b serves in the processing of personal data required to fulfil a contract of which the person concerned is a party (individual) in connection to the partyconcerned (Committee Against Bird Slaughter) and GDPR serves as the legal basis. This also applies to processing operations required to carry out pre-contractual measures.

To the extent that processing of personal data is necessary to fulfil a legal obligation to which our association is subject, Article 6 (1) lit. c serves GDPR as the legal basis.

If processing is necessary to maintain a legitimate interest of our association or a third party and the interests, fundamental rights and fundamental freedoms of the person concerned do not outweigh the former interest, Article 6 (1) lit f GDPR serves as the legal basis for processing.

Insofar as we obtain the consent of the data subject for processing of personal data, Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a EU data protection regulation (GDPR) as legal basis.

In the processing of personal data necessary for the performance of a contract of which the data subject is a party, Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b GDPR as legal basis. This also applies to processing operations required to carry out pre-contractual actions.

Insofar as processing of personal data is required to fulfill a legal obligation to which our association is subject, Art. 6 para. 1 lit. c GDPR as legal basis.

If processing is necessary to safeguard the legitimate interests of our association or a third party, and if the interests, fundamental rights and fundamental freedoms of the person concerned do not outweigh the former interest, Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR as legal basis for processing.

Data erasure and storage time

The personal data of the person concerned will be deleted or blocked as soon as the purpose of the storage is omitted. Storage may also take place if this has been provided for by the European or national legislature in EU regulations, laws or other regulations to which the person responsible is subject. A blocking or deletion of the data shall also take place if a storage period prescribed by the above standards expires, unless there is a requirement for further storage of the data for a contract or fulfillment of the contract.

Provision of the website and creation of log files

Description and scope of data processing

Every time our website is accessed, our system automatically collects data and information from the computer system of the calling computer. The following data are collected:

  • Information about the type of browser and the version used
  • The user's operating system
  • The user's IP address
  • Date and time of access
  • Websites from which the user's system enters our website the data is also stored in the web server log files of our system. Not affected by the storage in the web server log files are the IP addresses of the user or other data that allows the data to be assigned to a user. This data, together with other personal data of the user, will not be stored. The data in the web server log files will be deleted after 60 days.

In addition, the data from access attempts rejected by the system is stored in a database at short notice; This storage also includes the user's IP address. This is used to correct errors or to prevent possible attacks on the website.

Legal basis for data processing

The legal basis for the temporary storage of data and log files is Article 6 (1) lit. f GDPR.

Purpose of data processing

The temporary storage of the IP address by the system is necessary in order to allow the website to be delivered to the user's computer. To do this, the user's IP address must be stored for the duration of the session.

Storing in a database is done to ensure that the website works. In addition, the data is used to optimize the website and to ensure the security of our information technology systems. An evaluation of the data for marketing purposes will not take place in this context. In these purposes lies our legitimate interest in data processing under Article 6 (1) lit. f GDPR.

Possibility of opposition and disposal

The collection of data for the provision of the website and the storage of the data in log files is mandatory for the operation of the website. There is therefore no possibility of objection on the part of the user.

Use of cookies

Description and scope of data processing

Our website uses cookies. Cookies are text files stored in the Internet browser or from the Internet browser on the user's computer system. If a user visits a website, a cookie can be stored on the user's operating system. This cookie contains a characteristic string (session ID) that allows the browser to be clearly identified when revisiting the site. We use cookies to make our website more user-friendly. Some elements of our website require that the calling browser can be identified even after a page change.

The following data is stored and transmitted in the cookies:

  • Session ID; Automatically deleted when your browser closes
  • Information as to whether the browser has enabled it; Automatically deleted when your browser closes
  • Font size used; Automatically deleted after 48 hours

Legal basis for data processing

The legal basis for processing personal data using cookies is Article 6 (1) lit. f GDPR.

Purpose of data processing

The purpose of using technically necessary cookies is to make it easier for users to use websites. Some features of our website cannot be offered without the use of cookies. For these, it is necessary that the browser be recognized even after a page change. The user data collected by technical cookies is not used to create user profiles.

Duration of storage, possibility of objection and disposal

Cookies are stored on the user's computer and transmitted by the user to our site. Therefore, as a user, you also have full control over the use of cookies. By changing the settings in your Internet browser, you can disable or restrict the transmission of cookies. Cookies that have already been stored can be deleted at any time. This can also be done automatically. If cookies are disabled for our website, you may no longer be able to use all the functions of the website to the full.

Newsletter

Description and scope of data processing

On our website you can subscribe to a free newsletter. When you sign up for the newsletter, the following data from the input mask is transmitted to us:

  • Name
  • Email address

As part of the registration process, your consent will be obtained for the processing of the data and reference to this privacy policy will be referred to. In connection with the data processing for the sending of newsletters, the data is not passed on to third parties. The data will only be used to send the newsletter.

Legal basis for data processing

The legal basis for the processing of the data after registration for the newsletter by the user is subject to the consent of the user of Article 6 (1) lit. a GDPR.

Purpose of data processing

The purpose of collecting the user's e-mail address is to deliver the newsletter. The collection of other personal data as part of the registration process is intended to prevent misuse of the services or the e-mail address used.

Duration of storage

The data will be deleted as soon as it is no longer necessary to achieve the purpose of its collection. The user's e-mail address is therefore stored as long as the newsletter is subscribed to.

Possibility of opposition and disposal

The subscription to the newsletter can be canceled by the affected user at any time. To this end, there is a corresponding link in each newsletter or simply email info@komitee.de with the word UNSUBSCRIBE. This also allows for a revocation of the consent to the storage of the personal data collected during the registration process.

Contact form and email contact

Description and scope of data processing

There is a contact form on our website, which can be used for electronic contact. If a user perceives this possibility, the data entered in the input mask is transmitted to us and stored. These data are:

  • First and last name
  • Street (voluntary)
  • Postcode (voluntary)
  • City (voluntary)
  • Email address (voluntary)

The following data will also be stored at the time the message is sent:

  • The user's IP address
  • Date and time

For the processing of the data, your consent will be obtained as part of the submission process and reference to this privacy policy. Alternatively, it is possible to contact the e-mail address provided. In this case, the personal data of the user transmitted by the e-mail will be stored. In this context, the data will not be passed on to third parties. The data is used exclusively for processing the conversation.

Legal basis for data processing

The legal basis for processing the data is Article 6 (1) lit a GDPR if the user has given its consent. The legal basis for processing the data sent in the course of sending an e-mail is Article 6 (1) lit. f GDPR. When the e-mail contact is aimed at the conclusion of a contract, the additional legal basis for processing is Article 6 (1) lit. b GDPR.

Purpose of data processing

The processing of the personal data from the input mask is for the sole purpose of processing the contact. In the case of e-mail contact, this also requires the necessary legitimate interest in processing the data. The other personal data processed during the submitting process is used to prevent misuse of the contact form and to ensure the security of our information technology systems.

Duration of storage

The data will be deleted as soon as it is no longer necessary to achieve the purpose of its collection. For the personal data from the contact form input mask and those sent by email, this is the case when the respective conversation with the user is over. The conversation ends when it can be seen from the circumstances that the matter in question has been finally resolved.

The additional personal data collected during the submitting process will be deleted no later than after a period of seven days. Possibility of opposition and disposal

The user has the option at any time to revoke his consent for the processing of the personal data. If the user contacts us by e-mail, he can object to the storage of his personal data at any time. In such a case, the conversation cannot continue. The revocation of the conversation or the objection to the storage can be made informally by e-mail to info@komitee.de or by telephone at the telephone number provided in the contact information.

All personal data stored in the course of contact will be deleted in this case.

Online protest actions and petitions

Description and scope of data processing

On our website, users can take part in online protest campaigns and petitions. In each protest action, an e-mail with a text displayed on the website is sent to a specific third party as the recipient. If a user perceives this possibility, the data entered in the input mask is transmitted to us and stored. The data will also be forwarded via e-mail to the recipient. These data are:

  • First and last name
  • Street
  • Zip / post code
  • City
  • Country
  • Email address (voluntary)

The following data will also be stored at the time the message is sent:

  • The user's IP address
  • Date and time

For the processing of the data, your consent will be obtained as part of the submission process and reference to this privacy policy.

Legal basis for data processing

The legal basis for processing the data is Article 6 (1) lit a GDPR if the user has given its consent.

The legal basis for processing the data sent in the course of sending an e-mail is Article 6 (1) lit. f GDPR.

Purpose of data processing

The personal data from the input mask is used by us exclusively to send a one-time e-mail to the said recipient personalised with the data. The other personal data processed during the submitting process is used to prevent misuse of the contact form and to ensure the security of our information technology systems.

Duration of storage

The data will be deleted as soon as it is no longer necessary to achieve the purpose of its collection. This is the case for the personal data from the input mask of the protest mail form when the protest mail has been sent to the said recipient. The additional personal data collected during the submitting process will be deleted no later than after a period of seven days.

Ordering information and protest material

Description and scope of data processing

The user can order free information and protest materials via our website, which are sent by post to the specified address. If a user perceives this possibility, the data entered in the input mask is transmitted to us and stored. These data are:

  • First and last name
  • Street
  • Zip / post code
  • City
  • Country

The following data will also be stored at the time the message is sent:

  • The user's IP address
  • Date and time

For the processing of the data, your consent will be obtained as part of the submission process and reference to this privacy policy. In this context, the data will not be passed on to third parties. The data will only be used to process the order.

Legal basis for data processing

The legal basis for processing the data is Article 6 (1) lit a GDPR if the user has given its consent. The legal basis for processing the data sent in the course of sending an e-mail is Article 6 (1) lit. f GDPR. When the e-mail contact is aimed at the conclusion of a contract, the additional legal basis for processing is Article 6 (1) lit. b GDPR.

Purpose of data processing

The processing of the personal data from the input mask serves us solely to process the order of materials. The other personal data processed during the submitting process is used to prevent misuse of the contact form and to ensure the security of our information technology systems.

Duration of storage

The data will be deleted as soon as it is no longer necessary to achieve the purpose of its collection. This is the case for the personal data from the order form input mask when the respective ordering process is complete. The additional personal data collected during the submitting process will be deleted no later than after a period of seven days.

Possibility of opposition and disposal

The user has the option at any time to revoke his consent for the processing of the personal data. The revocation of the conversation or the objection to the storage can be made informally by e-mail to info@komitee.de or by telephone at the telephone number provided in the contact information.

All personal data stored in the course of the material order will be deleted in this case.

Amazon Partner Program

The Committee Against Bird Slaughter (CABS) is a participant in the Partner Program of Amazon Europe S.à r.l., a partner advertising program designed for websites that can be used to promote advertising refunds through the placement of advertisements and links to amazon.de Can. The legal basis for our participation in the Amazon Partner Program is in our legitimate interest in the economic operation of our website within the meaning of Article 6 (1) lit. f. GDPR.

To help Amazon realise that you clicked on a partner link on our website and then bought a product from Amazon, Amazon uses cookies. Amazon provides information about data usage and objection options in its privacy policy. Amazon's privacy policy can be found at the following link: https://www.amazon.de/gp/help/customer/display.html?nodeId=201909010

Incorporating YouTube

Our website uses plugins from the Google website YouTube. The site is operated by YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. If you visit one of our pages equipped with a YouTube plugin and play a linked video, a connection to YouTube's servers will be established. The YouTube server will be told which of our pages you have visited.

If you are logged into your YouTube account, you can allow YouTube to assign your browsing behavior directly to your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.

The use of YouTube is in the interest of an appealing presentation of our online offers and thus on the basis of Article 6 (1) lit. f GDPR. The views of YouTube videos are not saved.

For more information on how to handle user data, see YouTube's privacy policy at the web address https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy/

Donations

If you donate to the Committee Against Bird Slaughter (CABS), become a member or sponsoring member, we will store your contact details as well as the amount and date of receipt of your donation page of your contribution. Information about your bank details is not stored but is partly visible through bank statements. Only when a SEPA direct debit mandate is issued, we store the bank information you provide. Information about donations, copies of donation certificates and bank statements will be kept in accordance with the legal requirements as per 10 years. In the course of the 11th year, the documents will be destroyed, or the information deleted.

PayPal

Our website uses PayPal to give the user the opportunity to donate to us online. PayPal is the operator of an online payment service. PayPal makes it possible to trigger online payments to third parties. This is used as PayPal accounts, which represent virtual private or business accounts. If a user does not have a PayPal account, PayPal also offers the option of handling a payment via credit card. PayPal also takes over trustee functions and offers buyer protection services.

PayPal's operating company in Europe is PayPal (Europe) S.à.r.l. & Cie. S.C.A., 22-24 Boulevard Royal, 2449 Luxembourg, Luxembourg. If the user wants to donate via PayPal on our website, the user's data is automatically transmitted to PayPal. When the user chooses this possibility of donation, he agrees to the transfer of personal data required for payment processing.

As a rule, the following data is transmitted to PayPal:

  • Name
  • Surname
  • Address
  • E-mail address
  • IP address
  • Phone number, mobile phone number or other data necessary to process payments

The data will be transmitted to PayPal to enable payment processing and fraud prevention. PayPal may share the personal data that has been transferred to business reporting agencies. This disclosure of the data is used for identity and credit checks. PayPal will also share the data with other companies or subcontractors if necessary to comply with contractual obligations.

The user may revoke the consent to the processing of personal data at any time to PayPal. A revocation does not concern the personal data that must be processed, used or disclosed in order to process payments in accordance with the contract.

PayPal's privacy policy can be found at https://www.paypal.com/de/webapps/mpp/ua/privacy-full Retrieve.

Rights of the person concerned

If personal data is processed by you, you are a concerned, both GDPR and you are entitled to the following rights vis-à-vis the person responsible:

Right

You can ask the person responsible to confirm whether any personal data that affects you is being processed by us. If such processing is available, you can request information from the person responsible about the following information:

  • The purposes for which the personal data is processed;
  • The categories of personal data that are processed;
  • The recipients or categories of recipients to whom the personal data relating to you has been disclosed or is still being disclosed;
  • The planned duration of the storage of the personal data concerning you or, if concrete information is not possible, criteria for determining the duration of the storage;
  • The existence of a right to correct or delete the personal data concerning you, a right to restrict processing by the person responsible or a right of objection to this processing;
  • The existence of a right of appeal to a supervisory authority;
  • All available information on the origin of the data if the personal data is not collected from the person concerned;
  • The existence of automated decision-making, including profiling in accordance with Articles 22 (1) and (4) of the GDPR and, at least in these cases, meaningful information on the logic involved, as well as the scope and desired effects of such a Processing for the person concerned.

You have the right to request information as to whether the personal data concerning you is transmitted to a third country or to an international organisation. In this context, you may request to be informed of the appropriate guarantees under Article 46 of the GDPR in connection with the transmission.

Right to rectify

You have the right to correct and/complete or to the person responsible, provided that the processed personal data that concerns you is incorrect or incomplete. The person responsible must make the correction immediately.

Right to restrict processing

Under the following conditions, you may request that the processing of the personal data relating to you be restricted:

  • If you dispute the accuracy of the personal data relating to you for a period of time that allows the person responsible to verify the accuracy of the personal data;
  • The processing is illegal, and you refuse to delete the personal data and instead demand the restriction of the use of the personal data;
  • The person responsible no longer needs the personal data for the purposes of processing, but you need it to assert, exercise or defend legal claims, or
  • If you have objected to the processing in accordance with Article 21 (1) of the GDPR and it is not yet clear whether the legitimate reasons of the person responsible outweigh your reasons.

If the processing of the personal data relating to you has been restricted, this data may – refrained from being stored-only with your consent or to assert, exercise or defend legal claims or to protect the rights of an other natural or legal persons or for reasons of an important public interest of the Union or of a Member State.

If the restriction of the processing has been restricted according to the above conditions, you will be informed by the person responsible before the restriction is lifted.

Right to erasure

(a) The obligation to delete is a duty of deletion that the personal data concerning you is deleted immediately, and the person responsible is obliged to delete this data immediately, if one of the following reasons applies:

  • The personal data relating to you is no longer necessary for the purposes for which it was collected or otherwise processed.
  • You revoke your consent, on which the processing in reference to Article 6 (1) lit. a or Article 9 (2) lit a GDPR and lacks another legal basis for processing.
  • You object to processing in accordance with Article 21 (1) of the GDPR and there are no primary legitimate reasons for processing, or you object to the processing in accordance with Article 21 (2) of the GDPR.
  • The personal data relating to you has been processed unlawfully.
  • The deletion of the personal data relating to you is necessary to fulfil a legal obligation under EU law or the law of the Member States to which the person responsible is subject.

(b) Exceptions The right to deletion does not exist to the extent that processing is necessary

  • To exercise the right to freedom of expression and information;
  • In order to fulfil a legal obligation requiring processing under the law of the Union or the Member States to which the person responsible is subject, or in order to carry out a task which is in the public interest or in the exercise of public authority. Transferred to the person responsible;
  • To assert, exercise or defend legal claims.

Right to be informed

If you have asserted the right to correct, delete or restrict the processing to the person responsible, the person is obliged to correct or correct all recipients to whom the personal data concerned to you, or to notify the data or to restrict the processing, unless this proves impossible or involves a disproportionate effort.

You have the right to be informed of these recipients to the person responsible.

Right to data portability

You have the right to receive the personal data that you have provided to the person responsible in a structured, common and machine-readable format. You also have the right to transmit this data to another person responsible without obstruction by the person responsible for whom the personal data was provided, provided that

  • Processing on a consent in Article 6 (1) lit. a GDPR or Article 9 (2) lit. a GDPR or on a contract under Article 6 (1) lit. b GDPR and
  • Processing is done using automated procedures.

In exercising this right, you also have the right to obtain that the personal data relating to you be transmitted directly by another person responsible, as far as this is technically feasible. The freedoms and rights of other persons must not be affected by this.

Right to object

You have the right, for reasons arising from your particular situation, at any time against the processing of the personal data concerning you, which is due to Article 6 (1) lit. e or f GDPR is made to appeal.

The person responsible will no longer process the personal data relating to you, unless he can prove compelling grounds for processing worthy of protection that outweigh your interests, rights and freedoms, or the processing serves the purpose of Assertion, exercise or defence of legal claims. Right to revoke the declaration of consent under data protection law

You have the right to revoke your information on data protection at any time. The revocation of consent does not affect the legality of the processing carried out on the basis of consent until the revocation.

Right to complain to a supervisory authority

Without prejudice to any other administrative or judicial remedy, you have the right to complain to a supervisory authority, in particular in the Member State of which of their residence, their job or the location of the alleged Violate if you believe that the processing of the personal data concerning you violates the GDPR.

The supervisory authority to which the complaint was filed informs the complainant of the status and results of the complaint, including the possibility of a judicial appeal under Article 78 of the GDPR.