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Telefonica Germany files lawsuit over 5G auction rules

Monday 31 December 2018 | 10:00 CET | News
Telefonica Germany has filed a lawsuit against the 5G auction rules set by the German Federal Network Agency, according to an Handelsblatt report. Telefonica Germany's spokesman Guido Heitmann said that the company wants legal clarity, in particular over a proposed requirement to provide local roaming. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Deutsche Telekom / Telefonica Germany / Vodafone Germany
Countries: Germany
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