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Apple fined EUR 900,000 over Italian legal guarantee period

Thursday 10 December 2015 | 09:42 CET | News
Italy's Council of State has confirmed a EUR 900,000 fine imposed on Apple in 2011 by anti-trust and competition regulator AGCM due to the incomplete application of the two-year legal guarantee period. Apple was also accused of providing unclear information to consumers on the rights of free assistance for two years, merely recognising the manufacturer's standard warranty of one year, and selling a 12-month extension for EUR 69 via the Apple Care service.

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