What’s the real influence of lobbyists in Brussels?

Napoleon would have probably made a good EU lobbyist, considering that he was, already at his time, aware of the fact that “ten people who speak make more noise than ten thousands who are silent.” Today, however, Bonaparte would no longer be...

Bad news for Juncker’s Investment Plan

Despite our efforts, other civil society organisations and MEPs, the European Investment Bank has adopted a revised transparency policy this week that takes a leap backwards. As we have said previously, the EIB’s important role demands that...

European Public Prosecutor

Negotiations among EU member states in the Council on the legislative proposal for the set-up of a European Public Prosecution Office (EPPO) submitted in July 2013 are still ongoing. The negotiations have advanced on a number of controversial...