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Medion stops touting 'unlimited' package after ACCC concerns

Thursday 6 March 2014 | 00:53 CET | News
Medion Australia, which provides the ALDImobile services, has provided a court enforceable undertaking to the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) relating to its "Unlimited Pack". Medion supplies prepaid mobile products and services under the brand name ALDImobile and offered a package called "Unlimited Pack", saying it provided customers with thirty days of unlimited voice calls, voicemail, SMS and MMS. However, the pack was subject to usage restrictions outlined in the Acceptable Use Policy. In response to the ACCC's concerns, Medion has now changed the name of the

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: ALDImobile / Australian Competition and Consumer Commission / Medion
Countries: Australia
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