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Research

EUI seminar marks 20 years of EU access law

Seminar brings together several ‘old hands’ in the legal intricacies of public access to documents in the EU.

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Civil society

The EU makes the Transparency Register mandatory but we expected better

Newly agreed interinstitutional joint lobby register is an important step, but the regulation of lobbying does not stop there, Fabio Rotondo argues.

Credit: The Good Lobby.
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Research

Widening and Deepening: Coming of Age Challenges for EU Transparency Anno 2021

EUI webinar examines how the 2001 regulation permitting public access to documents has impacted transparency within the EU.

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Civil society Implementation

Revision of press policy floated by Commission makes waves

Commission proposal to also allow non-Brussels based press into off-the-record briefings is criticised by Brussels journalists for undermining the trust relationship required for quality journalism – while others question the press corps’ commitment to openness.

The Berlaymont Press Room. Credit: Wikimedia Commons.