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TIM fined EUR 840,000 for telemarketing tactics

Thursday 8 February 2018 | 09:20 CET | News
Italy's data protection authority, Garante Privacy, has fined TIM (Telecom Italia) a total of EUR 840,000 for aggressive telemarketing tactics after numerous customers complained about receiving unsolicited promotional calls. The fine dates back to the company's 2015 campaign to win back former customers, with TIM accused of contacting some 2 million clients who hadn't consented to calls after cancelling their contracts.

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Companies: Telecom Italia / TIM
Countries: Italy
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