Articles

September 1st, 2016
by Vicky Cann
New research by LobbyFacts reveals that the 50 companies which declare spending the most on EU lobbying are spending 40 per cent more today than in 2012. Continue Reading
September 1st, 2016
by Vicky Cann
New analysis from LobbyFacts shows a consistent increase in car industry lobby spending from 2011, with a major increase in 2014. The declared spending for the car industry went from €7.6million in 2011 to €20.2million in 2014. Continue Reading
September 1st, 2016
by Vicky Cann
New analysis by LobbyFacts reveals that 2013 was the tobacco industry lobby's top spending year. 2013 represents the height of the lobby battle over the revision of the Tobacco Products Directive and several key industry players dramatically increased their lobby spending to reflect that. Continue Reading
July 6th, 2016
by Vicky Cann
As a newly-published and comprehensive article by Corporate Europe Observatory makes very clear, there are many problems with the way in which think tanks participate in the EU lobby transparency register. Continue Reading