Dear Legal Service,
Under the right of access to documents in the EU treaties, as developed in Regulation 1049/2001, I am requesting documents which contain the following information:
The sum to date of compensation made to officially-recognised whistleblowers;
The number of cases to date that have involved a legal defence of whistleblowing, broken down numerically into which ones were upheld and which ones were not.
My address is
313, Norman Shaw North,
House of Commons
Westminster SW1A 0AA
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ACCESS TO DOCUMENTS TEAM
Unit B4 - Transparency
Ref: GESTDEM N° 2016/2757 & 2016/2916
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