A Leak in Paradise – screening of this extraordinary documentary film about Swiss whistleblower Ruedi Elmer

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Ana Gomes (S&D) and Fabio De Masi (GUE/NGL)

Members of the Intergroup on Integrity, Transparency, Corruption and Organised Crime (ITCO)

invite you to the screening of


A documentary on tax havens and Swiss whistleblower Rudolf Elmer

Followed by a discussion with

Rudolf Elmer – Whistleblower and pioneer of banking data leaks

David Leloup – Film director and journalist

Tuesday, 1st of March, 15:00 – 18:00, ASP5E2 European Parliament

Rudolf Elmer: the man who broke the Cayman bank secrecy law by publishing sensitive client data from Bank Julius Baer on WikiLeaks. Back in Switzerland Elmer was stalked by private investigators, publicly defamed and socially isolated. He lost his job three times and has no secure income. He is still prosecuted by the bank and by the State of Zurich. But he keeps blowing the whistle… for the break-up with an unjust system and the rescue of the public good.

 If you need accreditation to enter the European Parliament, please register by sending an e-mail until 22nd of February 2016 to: fabio.demasi-office@europarl.europa.eu including your full name, date of birth, passport/ID number and nationality.


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