Interactions with Google

Margarida da Silva made this access to documents request to Research and Innovation

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From: Margarida da Silva

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Dear Research and Innovation,

Under the right of access to documents in the EU treaties, as developed in Regulation 1049/2001, I am requesting documents since November 2014 which contain the following information:
- a list of lobby meetings held by this DG with Google or its intermediaries. The list should include: date, individuals attending + organisational affiliation, the issues discussed;
- minutes and other reports of these meetings;
- all correspondence including attachments (i.e. any emails, correspondence or telephone call notes) between this DG (including the Commissioner and the Cabinet) and Google or any intermediaries representing its interests.
- All documents prepared for the purpose of the meeting and/or exchanged during the course of the meeting

Yours faithfully,
Margarida da Silva
CEO
Rue d' Edimbourg 26
Bruxelles

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From: ve_rtd.access documents (RTD)
Research and Innovation

[1]Ares(2019)1695832 - RE: access to documents request - Interactions with
Google - GestDem 2019/1540

Sent by ve_rtd.access documents (RTD) <[DG RTD request email]>.
All responses have to be sent to this email address.
Envoyé par ve_rtd.access documents (RTD)
<[DG RTD request email]>. Toutes les réponses doivent être
effectuées à cette adresse électronique.

Dear Madam,

Thank you for your e-mail. 

We sincerely apologise that your application for access to documents dated
07/03/2019, went straight to the ‘Junk E-mail’ folder, and therefore was
only registered today - on 14/03/2019, under reference number GestDem
2019/1540.

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
04/04/2019. In case this time limit needs to be extended, you will be
informed in due course.

You have lodged your application via the AsktheEU.org website. Please note
that this is a private website which has no link with any institution of
the European Union. Therefore the European Commission cannot be held
accountable for any technical issues or problems linked to the use of this
system.

Yours faithfully,

RTD Access to documents
 
European Commission
DG Research & Innovation
Common Legal Support Service

1049 Brussels/Belgium
[email address]

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From: ve_rtd.access documents (RTD)
Research and Innovation

Link: [1]File-List
Link: [2]themeData
Link: [3]colorSchemeMapping

[4]Ares(2019)2402496 - Your request for access to documents - GestDem
2019/1540 - extension of time limit

Sent by ve_rtd.access documents (RTD) <[DG RTD request email]>.
All responses have to be sent to this email address.
Envoyé par ve_rtd.access documents (RTD)
<[DG RTD request email]>. Toutes les réponses doivent être
effectuées à cette adresse électronique.

Dear Madam,

We refer to your e-mail dated 7 March 2019 in which you make a request for
access to documents, registered on 14 March 2019 under reference number
GestDem 2019/1540.

Your application is currently being handled. However, we will not be in a
position to complete the handling of your application within the time
limit of 15 working days, which expires today: 04 April 2019.

Therefore, we have to extend the time limit with 15 working days in
accordance with Article 7(3) of Regulation (EC) No 1049/2001 regarding
public access to documents. The new time limit expires on 30 April 2019. 

We apologise for this delay and for any inconvenience this may cause.

Yours faithfully,

RTD Access to documents
 
European Commission
DG Research & Innovation
Common Legal Support Service

1049 Brussels/Belgium
[5][email address]

 

 

From: ve_rtd.access documents (RTD) <[DG RTD request email]>
Sent: Thursday, March 14, 2019 2:43 PM
To: Margarida da Silva <[FOI #6567 email]>
Cc: RTD ACCESS DOCUMENTS <[email address]>
Subject: Ares(2019)1695832 - RE: access to documents request -
Interactions with Google - GestDem 2019/1540

 

[6]Ares(2019)1695832 - RE: access to documents request - Interactions with
Google - GestDem 2019/1540

 

Sent by ve_rtd.access documents (RTD)
<[7][DG RTD request email]>. All responses have to be sent to
this email address.

Envoyé par ve_rtd.access documents (RTD)
<[8][DG RTD request email]>. Toutes les réponses doivent être
effectuées à cette adresse électronique.

Dear Madam,

Thank you for your e-mail. 

We sincerely apologise that your application for access to documents dated
07/03/2019, went straight to the ‘Junk E-mail’ folder, and therefore was
only registered today - on 14/03/2019, under reference number GestDem
2019/1540.

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
04/04/2019. In case this time limit needs to be extended, you will be
informed in due course.

You have lodged your application via the AsktheEU.org website. Please note
that this is a private website which has no link with any institution of
the European Union. Therefore the European Commission cannot be held
accountable for any technical issues or problems linked to the use of this
system.

Yours faithfully,

RTD Access to documents
 
European Commission
DG Research & Innovation
Common Legal Support Service

1049 Brussels/Belgium
[9][email address]

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From: Margarida da Silva

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Dear ve_rtd.access documents (RTD),
Thank you for the reply and explanation of the delay. I then await your answer.

Yours sincerely,

Margarida da Silva

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