Dear European Maritime Safety Agency,
Palantir Technologies, Inc. is a private company supplying products and services.
I am asking for any information related to palantir and its products and services, including
a) meeting records (drafts, memos, invitations, appointments, cancellations) involving Palantir officials and people representing Palantir and their interests
b) correspondence (including within the [Authority name] and with the European institutions concerning Palantir technologies and / or its products and services or the regulatory environment of the EU that affects their products and services. This may include policy papers, consultation input, memoranda or any other form of information.
c) invoices, tenders, service agreements, purchases, orders, procurement documents, offers etc. concerning products and services using Palantir Technologies.
Please do not transfer this request to another Autority, this is a request specifically for you. Do not exclude short-lived documents or documents considered to be unimportant under archiving rules.
Please ensure that information that is considered to be excempt for access for this request is not automatically deleted within to make sure that subsequent confirmatory applications and legal appeals as well as Ombudsman office inquiries can still access and assess them.
Dear Mr. Schindler,
We confirm receipt and registration of your application as below. We would like to draw your attention that for applications in the remit of Regulation (EC) No.1049/2001, the recommended channel to be used is : EMSA website/ Publications/ EMSA Documents/Documents Request Form, that will ensure a prompt handling.
This is a reply to your application for access to documents registered on the 8th of June 2020 by EMSA whereby you request access to documents related to “work with Palantir”.
The Agency processed your application in line with the provisions of Regulation (EC) No.1049/2001 of the European Parliament and of the Council regarding public access to documents.
Please find that EMSA had no contact nor did it awarded any public contract to this economic operator, therefore we do not have any documents such as the ones listed in your application or any other documents outside the ones listed.
Note that, in line with Article 7(2) of Regulation (EC) No.1049/2001 of the European Parliament and of the Council regarding public access to documents, you may file a confirmatory application within 15 working days of receiving this email.
I remain at your disposal for further clarifications.
EMSA Document Access Coordinator