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German regulator to apply new guidelines to subscription payments, mobile purchases from Feb

Friday 31 January 2020 | 15:07 CET | News
The German Federal Network Agency (Bundesnetzagentur) will introduce a new set of guidelines for the payment of subscriptions and purchases via mobile phone from 01 February. The rules require mobile operators to charge for services offered by third-party services if customers are redirected from the website of the third-party provider to the website of a mobile service provider for the payment, or if mobile providers apply consumer protection measures, the so-called combination model.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: German Federal Network Agency
Countries: Germany
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