Commission replies to Ombudsman findings concerning refusal to give access to text messages about COVID-19 vaccines
News - Date Wednesday | 29 June 2022
Case 1316/2021/MIG - Opened on Thursday | 16 September 2021 - Recommendation on Wednesday | 26 January 2022 - Decision on Tuesday | 12 July 2022 - Institution concerned European Commission (Maladministration found )
The Commission has replied to the Ombudsman's findings concerning its refusal to give public access to text messages between its President and the CEO of a pharmaceutical company about a COVID-19 vaccine contract. The Ombudsman's initial analysis is that the reply is problematic on several points. The closing decision, to be published within the coming weeks, will include a full analysis.