Meetings & correspondence about the TRIPS waiver

Currently waiting for a response from Trade, they should respond promptly and normally no later than (details).

Sarah Anne Aarup

Dear DG Trade,

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:

(i) a list of meetings of DG Trade officials and/or representatives (including the Commissioner and his Cabinet) and representatives of Pfizer, BioNTech, Moderna, AstraZeneca, GSK, Sanofi, or Merck since 1 September 2020.

(ii) minutes and any other records of these meetings;

(iii) all correspondence (including emails) between DG Trade officials and/or representatives (including the Commissioner and Cabinet) and representatives of the companies listed above since 1 September 2020 regarding intellectual property, patents, or the proposed TRIPS waiver at the WTO. Please include all correspondence in which these topics are mentioned, even if they are not the main topic of the correspondence.

Yours faithfully,
Sarah Anne Aarup

TRADE ACCES DOCUMENTS, Trade

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Link: [2]Edit-Time-Data
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[5]RE: access to documents request - Meetings & correspondence about the
TRIPS waiver - Ares(2022)5545880  (Please use this link only if you are an
Ares user – Svp, utilisez ce lien exclusivement si vous êtes un(e)
utilisateur d’Ares)

Dear Ms Aarup,

Thank you for your request for access to documents.

Unfortunately, you have not indicated your postal address.

However, this is necessary for registering and handling your request in
line with the procedural requirements.

Please send us your full postal address at your earliest convenience.

Pending your reply, we reserve the right to refuse the registration of
your request.

Alternatively, you may use directly the electronic form available on the
Europa website:

[6]http://ec.europa.eu/transparency/regdoc/....

 

Yours faithfully/sincerely,

DG TRADE Access to Documents Team

European Commission
Directorate General for Trade
Unit R3 – Transparency, Civil Society and Communications
CHAR
1049 Brussels
Belgium

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Dear DG TRADE Access to Documents Team,

My postal address is POLITICO, Rue de la Loi 62, 1000 Bruxelles, Belgium.

Yours sincerely,
Sarah Anne Aarup

TRADE ACCES DOCUMENTS, Trade

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Link: [1]File-List
Link: [2]Edit-Time-Data
Link: [3]themeData
Link: [4]colorSchemeMapping

[5]RE: GestDem 2022/4431 - access to documents request - Meetings &
correspondence about the TRIPS waiver - Ares(2022)5545880 -
Ares(2022)5581552  (Please use this link only if you are an Ares user –
Svp, utilisez ce lien exclusivement si vous êtes un(e) utilisateur d’Ares)

Dear Ms Aarup,

 

Thank you for your e-mail of 29 July 2022.

We hereby acknowledge receipt of your application for access to documents,
which was registered on 3 August 2022 under reference number GestDem
2022/4431, after you provided us with your postal address on the same day.

 

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 25 August 2022.

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

 

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

 

Yours sincerely,

 

DG TRADE Access to Documents Team

European Commission
Directorate General for Trade
Unit R3 – Transparency, Civil Society and Communications
CHAR
1049 Brussels
Belgium

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Conference on the Future of Europe | #TheFutureIsYours |
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