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America Movil could get USD 800 mln in court ruling - report

Wednesday 21 June 2017 | 15:49 CET | News
America Movil may be entitled to up to USD 800 million if it receives a favourable ruling on its injunctions against the 2013 telecommunications reform law, reports Bloomberg. The figure represents the backlogged interconnection fees that rivals would have paid to America Movil if the payments hadn't been eliminated by the reform, said the report. The company claims the Mexican congress didn't have the authority in 2014 to impose assymetrical regulations on America Movil, especially with regard to the interconnection fees, with Telefonica and AT&T still charging the dominant player for

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Companies: America Movil / Telefonica
Countries: Mexico
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