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German court rules against Sky Deutschland over hotline service extra costs

Friday 22 February 2019 | 09:59 CET | News
The Higher Regional Court (OLG) Munich has ruled against Sky Deutschland over the extra costs charged to customers who use its hotline service. Sky Deutschland has already received a warning from the association for the protection of consumers in Bavaria over its hotline number. Customers who call the toll-free hotline number 0800 are redirected to the premium number 01806 without notice.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Sky Deutschland
Countries: Germany
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