Tele.ring cannot charge EUR 80 fine for early contract end

Friday 25 July 2014 | 16:15 CET | News
Austrian consumers group VKI has won a lawsuit against T-Mobile and its brand Tele.ring at the Austrian high court in Vienna. The suit concerned a clause in Tele.ring's contracts that enabled the brand to charge a EUR 80 fine if the customer stopped the contract before the contract period ended. The court ruled that customers ending their contract early should pay the remaining monthly fees and repayment of discounts/free activations but cannot be fined additionally.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Tele.ring / T-Mobile / VKI
Countries: Austria
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