First peek into the TTIP talks

More access to some EU texts, but lack of US positions reveal only half the story I was expecting to see a queue behind the reading room where selected TTIP documents are available for MEPs, but no. I was the …

Commission offers partial transparency on TTIP

EU ombudswoman O’Reilly gave her stance on the  EU-US free trade agreement negotiations (TTIP) and transparency to improve public participation. The ombudswoman noted that the citizens should have the right to see the TTIP negotiation documents giving the Commission a...

Lack of transparency in TTIP – case for ECJ?

TTIP is far from the traditional trade agreements negotiated in the past. In essence, it is not so much about trade but about reaching a political agreement on ‘regulatory cooperation’ in the form of a binding bilateral treaty....