Meeting with Google on 09/03/2021

Alexander Fanta made this Informationsfreiheit request to Generaldirektion Wettbewerb

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Die Anfrage war erfolgreich.

Alexander Fanta

Dear Competition,

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:

- All documents related to a meeting between the cabinet of Vice-President Vestager and Google on 09/03/2021. My request should include e-mails, meeting minutes and other documents related to the meeting.

Yours faithfully,

Alexander Fanta
Rue de la Loi 155
1040 Bruxelles, Generaldirektion Wettbewerb

Dear Sir,
Thank you for e-mail of 08/06/2021. We hereby acknowledge receipt of your application for access to documents, which was registered on 08/06/2021 under reference number GESTDEM 2021/3735.
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 29/06/2021. In case this time limit needs to be extended, you will be informed in due course.
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Yours faithfully,
Access to Documents Team

Access to Documents team
DG Competition-European Commission
MADOU-12-85      B-1049 Brussels/Belgium
email: [email address]

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Dear Sir,


We refer to your application dated 8/06/2021 in which you make a request
for access to documents, registered under the above mentioned reference

Please find attached a reply to your request for access to documents. 

According to standard operational procedure, the reply is usually also
sent to you by registered post. Please note, however, that due to the
extraordinary health and security measures currently in force during to
the COVID-19 epidemics, which include the requirement for all Commission
non-critical staff to telework, we are unfortunately not in a position to
follow this procedure until further notice.

We would therefore appreciate if you could confirm receipt of the present
e-mail by replying to [1][email address].

Yours faithfully,

European Commission
DG Competition – Unit C3

Antitrust - IT, Internet and Consumer electronics


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