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O2 UK threatens to appeal Ofcom 4G ruling - report

Thursday 30 August 2012 | 10:22 CET | News
O2 UK parent Telefonica is understood to have written to UK communications regulator Ofcom threatening to challenge its decision to allow Everything Everywhere to launch 4G services in the autumn, The Guardian has learned. In a letter believed to have also been sent to UK Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt, O2 warned that it planned to file an appeal against Ofcom's ruling with the Competition Appeals Tribunal (CAT). This would allow O2 to seek an interim relief, effectively stopping its rival from launching 4G services until the CAT issues a decision. The paper also understand that O2 gave

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Everything Everywhere / O2 UK / Telefonica- Movistar
Countries: United Kingdom
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