Regulatory Cooperation

General introduction

TTIP covers many issues that impact citizens across the EU and USA. In this section you'll find articles, analysis and opinion pieces covering a range of concerns, themes and issues. Use the filter buttons to choose particular themes or languages.

31 March 2015

Remember ACTA? The Commission is using the same rhetoric for TTIP. And it's not going to work.

TTIP myths document "utterly fails" to address genuine concerns argues Max Andersson MEP more

16 March 2015

Trade secrets can harm your health, your environment, your career

The European Parliament is now discussing a draft proposal of the European Commission to establish a EU directive on trade secrets. Right now the protection of trade secrets is left up to Member States. more

05 March 2015

I’ve seen the secrets of TTIP, and it is built for corporations not citizens

As an MEP I’m party to the transatlantic trade deal’s inner workings. I’m sworn to secrecy, but this much I can say: TTIP is undemocratic more

23 February 2015

Insufficient data protection measures & lack of transparency key issues in run up to TTIP vote

Notes on the TTIP LIBE committee opinion on fundamental rights and transparency, Ralf Bendrath more

12 February 2015

TTIP's "cultural exception" may not be enough to safeguard culture & education

Helga Trüpel, Green MEP & TTIP Rapporteur discusses the opinion of the Committee for Culture and Education more

02 February 2015

8th Round of Negotiations begins today in Brussels

Regulatory cooperation the main focus as Commission’s “fresh start” unmatched by US more

28 January 2015

Heidi's reading room visit: first peek into the TTIP Talks

More access to some EU texts, but lack of US positions reveal only half the story more

23 January 2015

Lange’s ‘working document’ a showcase of S&D’s TTIP stance

Second largest group in the Parliament holds many TTIP cards. So what is their stance? more

07 January 2015

Latest transparency moves: the battle continues in Brussels

Commission publishes more EU TTIP documents as Ombudsman calls for wide changes more

03 December 2014

TTIP Talks: What's Cooking?

Producers of good food and farming practices need to keep a keen eye on the EU-US talks more

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