Dear Legal Service,

Under the right of access to documents in the EU treaties, as developed in Regulation 1049/2001, I am requesting English versions of the observations submitted, in the case of Gauweiler and Others, by the following parties:

– the European Parliament, by A. Neergaard, U. Rösslein and E. Waldherr, acting as Agents,
– the European Commission, by B. Martenczuk, C. Ladenburger, B. Smulders and J.-P. Keppenne, acting as Agents,
– the European Central Bank (ECB), by C. Zilioli and C. Kroppenstedt, acting as Agents, and H.-G. Kamann, Rechtsanwalt,
– the German Government, by T. Henze and J. Möller, acting as Agents, and by U. Häde,
– the French Government, by F. Alabrune, G. de Bergues, D. Colas and F. Fize, acting as Agents,

Yours faithfully,

Oliver Fennelly

31 Albert road
Twickenham
London
TW1 4HU

ve_sj.acces docs (SJ), Juristischer Dienst

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[5]Ares(2021)1712720 - Your request for Access to Documents - Confirmation
of registration

Sent by ve_sj.acces docs (SJ) <[SJ request email]>. All responses
have to be sent to this email address.
Envoyé par ve_sj.acces docs (SJ) <[SJ request email]>. Toutes les
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Dear Mr Fennelly,

 

Reference is made to your e-mail of 8 March 2021 by which you request:

 

“English versions of the observations submitted, in the case of Gauweiler
and Others, by the following parties:

– the European Parliament, by A. Neergaard, U. Rösslein and E. Waldherr,
acting as Agents,

– the European Commission, by B. Martenczuk, C. Ladenburger, B. Smulders
and J.-P. Keppenne, acting as Agents,

– the European Central Bank (ECB), by C. Zilioli and C. Kroppenstedt,
acting as Agents, and H.-G. Kamann, Rechtsanwalt,

– the German Government, by T. Henze and J. Möller, acting as Agents, and
by U. Häde,

– the French Government, by F. Alabrune, G. de Bergues, D. Colas and F.
Fize, acting as Agents”.

 

We hereby acknowledge receipt of your application for access to documents,
which has been registered yesterday, under reference number:
GestDem2021/1332.

 

In accordance with Regulation (EC) No 1049/2001 regarding public access to
European Parliament, Council and Commission documents, your application
will be handled within 15 working days. The time limit will expire on 29
March 2021. You will be informed in due course, in case this time limit
needs to be extended.

 

Prior to handling your request, we would like to inform you that the
potential documents are not available in English. The only language
versions the Commission holds is German (the language of the proceedings
in this case) and a French translation of the respective document. 

 

In the light of the above, we kindly ask you to confirm whether you
maintain your request and, if so, to specify the language of your
preference.

 

For information on how we process your personal data visit our page
[6]Privacy statement – access to documents.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Access to Documents team

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European Commission
Legal Service
Berlaymont

B-1049 Brussels/Belgium

[8][email address]

 

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Dear ve_sj.acces docs (SJ),

Thank you for your message. I write to confirm that German copies of the requested documents is fine.

Please note that I also have no need of paper copies of the documents. Electronic copies will suffice.

Yours sincerely,

Oliver Fennelly

ve_sj.acces docs (SJ), Juristischer Dienst

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[5]Ares(2021)2170183 - Your request for Access to Documents - Reference:
GestDem2021/1332

Sent by ve_sj.acces docs (SJ) <[SJ request email]>. All responses
have to be sent to this email address.
Envoyé par ve_sj.acces docs (SJ) <[SJ request email]>. Toutes les
réponses doivent être effectuées à cette adresse électronique.

Dear Mr Fennelly,

 

We refer to your above-referenced request for access to documents under
Regulation (EC) No 1049/2001 regarding public access to European
Parliament, Council and Commission documents (OJ L 145, 31.05.2001, pages
43).

 

Your request is currently being handled. However, in view of the number
and nature of the requests for access to documents the Legal Service is
dealing with, and given the extraordinary situation due to the
Corona-pandemic, our services are presently working with limited
resources. In this context, we will not be in a position to complete the
processing of your request within the time limit of 15 working days, which
expires today, 29 March 2021.

 

For this reason, this time-limit will be extended by 15 working days, in
accordance with Article 7(3) of Regulation (EC) No 1049/2001, to expire on
22 April 2021.

 

Thank you for your understanding.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Access to Documents team

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European Commission
Legal Service
Berlaymont

B-1049 Brussels/Belgium

[7][email address]

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Dear ve_sj.acces docs (SJ),

Thank you for your update.

I look forward to hearing from you soon.

Yours sincerely,

Oliver Fennelly

ve_sj.acces docs (SJ), Juristischer Dienst

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[5]Ares(2021)2478235 - Your request for Access to Documents - Reference:
GestDem 2021/1332

Sent by ve_sj.acces docs (SJ) <[SJ request email]>. All responses
have to be sent to this email address.
Envoyé par ve_sj.acces docs (SJ) <[SJ request email]>. Toutes les
réponses doivent être effectuées à cette adresse électronique.

Dear Mr Fennelly,

Please find attached the Legal Service’s reply to your above-referenced
request for access to documents.

Under the current COVID-19 pandemic circumstances, the Commission is
unable to send you the original by Registered Mail.

In the light of this, we kindly ask you to confirm and acknowledge, by
return email, receipt of the Commission Legal Service’s reply and the
documents.

Thank you for your understanding.

Yours sincerely,

 

Access to Documents team

 

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European Commission

Legal Service

Berlaymont

B-1049 Brussels/Belgium

[email address]

 

 

 

 

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[5]Ares(2021)2730412 - FW: Ares(2021)2478235 - Your request for Access to
Documents - Reference: GestDem 2021/1332

Sent by ve_sj.acces docs (SJ) <[SJ request email]>. All responses
have to be sent to this email address.
Envoyé par ve_sj.acces docs (SJ) <[SJ request email]>. Toutes les
réponses doivent être effectuées à cette adresse électronique.

Dear Mr Fennelly,

Further to our message below, and unless there has been an error on our
part, we have not received your confirmation on the reception of the
Commission Legal Service’s reply to your request for access referenced:
GestDem2021/1332.

 

Accordingly, we kindly ask you to confirm and acknowledge, by return
email, receipt of the Commission Legal Service’s reply sent to you on
Monday, 12 April 2021.

 

Many thanks and best regards,

 

Access to Documents team

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European Commission
Legal Service
Berlaymont

B-1049 Brussels/Belgium

[7][email address]

 

 

From: ve_sj.acces docs (SJ) <[SJ request email]>
Sent: Monday, April 12, 2021 4:12 PM
To: [FOI #9174 email]
Cc: SJ ACCES DOCS <[email address]>
Subject: Ares(2021)2478235 - Your request for Access to Documents -
Reference: GestDem 2021/1332

 

[8]Ares(2021)2478235 - Your request for Access to Documents - Reference:
GestDem 2021/1332

 

Sent by ve_sj.acces docs (SJ) <[9][SJ request email]>. All
responses have to be sent to this email address.

Envoyé par ve_sj.acces docs (SJ) <[10][SJ request email]>. Toutes
les réponses doivent être effectuées à cette adresse électronique.

 

Dear Mr Fennelly,

Please find attached the Legal Service’s reply to your above-referenced
request for access to documents.

Under the current COVID-19 pandemic circumstances, the Commission is
unable to send you the original by Registered Mail.

In the light of this, we kindly ask you to confirm and acknowledge, by
return email, receipt of the Commission Legal Service’s reply and the
documents.

Thank you for your understanding.

Yours sincerely,

 

Access to Documents team

 

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European Commission

Legal Service

Berlaymont

B-1049 Brussels/Belgium

[12][email address]

 

 

 

 

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