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TIM lawyers say Vivendi has not breached ownership rules - report

Monday 14 August 2017 | 16:28 CET | News
Lawyers hired by Telecom Italia to examine its relationship with French shareholder Vivendi have advised TIM that the French group is not in breach of Italian rules aimed at protecting strategic companies, Reuters reported. The news agency said it has seen the legal opinion in question and that the document has been sent to the Italian government, which is investigating links between the companies.

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Countries: Italy
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