Austria Constitutional Court rejects spectrum auction appeal

Wednesday 12 March 2014 | 15:12 CET | News
T-Mobile Austria confirmed that the Constitutional Court has rejected complaints filed by the company and rival 3 Austria against the results of the mobile spectrum auction in autumn 2013. The court ruled that the auction possibly violated ordinary laws, but did not violate constitutional law. T-Mobile Austria's General Counsel, Klaus Steinmaurer, said that this ruling did not affect proceedings before the Administrative Court.

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Companies: 3 Austria / T-Mobile Austria
Countries: Austria
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