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EU rights groups call for more time on net neutrality rules

Friday 6 May 2016 | 09:24 CET | News
Over 30 digital rights groups from around the EU have called for more time to develop guidelines for the new net neutrality legislation in the EU, which took effect at the end of April. Berec, the assembly of national telecom regulators in the EU, is in the process of forming guidelines on how to enforce the legislation. It aims to make a draft proposal in June and finalise the guidelines by the end of August. In a joint letter to Berec, the rights groups said this schedule does not allow enough time for the public consultation on the draft. They accused the regulator of putting the

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