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Court rules Dutch telephone info must also be available in other EU countries

Wednesday 17 January 2018 | 12:32 CET | News
It also follows that telecom providers do not have to separately request permission from their customers. The consent given by a subscriber for the inclusion of his or her data in a telephone directory also applies to other EU member states. The telecom providers therefore do not have to ask their subscribers for permission to provide information for beyond the national borders. The Court of Justice of the European Union has now clarified that there are no longer any national borders on this point within the European common market. 

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Companies: ACM / Tele2 / Vodafone / Ziggo
Countries: Netherlands
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