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How Apple's Anemic Lobbying Left It in the Dark About the EU Tax Probe

Apple was largely flying in the dark when the European Union’s competition watchdog was investigating its tax practices, due in large part to a lack of lobbying in the eurozone, according to a new report. 534 more words

Tech

Apple Facing European Commission's Tax Ruling Without a Lobbying Presence in Brussels

(Source: www.macrumors.com)

The company’s lack of a lobbying presence in Europe isn’t new, however, as it spent less than €900,000 lobbying European institutions in 2015. 672 more words

Technology

Fracking Week in Parliament – week ending 23 September 2016

In this week’s Fracking Week in Parliament:

  • The Scottish Government, fracking and INEOS shipments 
  • Lobbying for shale gas in the European Commission
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Fracking

The problem with the problem with input transparency

This isn’t about research or methods, so I’ll be brief.

  1. Cass Sunstein, US policy veteran and eminent scholar, recently released a draft article distinguishing between input and output transparency, suggesting that arguments are weaker for the former, and offering reasons why input transparency might often not be a good thing. 
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Commentary

Theresa May disbands the "David Cameron Business Forum"

aka his “Business Advisory Group”.

“Theresa May has disbanded the group of business leaders assembled by her predecessor to advise on City and financial matters. 304 more words

Transparency

Theresa Preston

Title: General Manager
Company: Lower Mainland Down Syndrome Society
Location: Surrey, BC Canada

In 1989, Theresa Preston was inspired by her child, who has Down syndrome, to establish a foundation that provides information, support and resources to individuals with Down syndrome, their families and the general public. 180 more words

Leadership

5 Ways For Associations To Tell Engaging And Effective Stories On Instagram

When it comes to social media and marketing, stories will trump press releases any day.

Telling a story will capture the attention of an association’s membership and is more likely to create an emotional reaction which can then turn into multi-level engagement. 669 more words