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UFC sues Orange, SFR over "unlimited internet" advertising

Thursday 16 September 2010 | 10:38 CET | News
French consumers association UFC-Que Choisir has begun litigation against mobile operators Orange France and SFR for misleading the public by using the term "unlimited internet" to describe some of their service plans. The consumer protection group claims that the companies' advertisements entice potential subscribers by prominently stating that services offer unlimited internet access when in fact the offer is neither unlimited nor true internet, as speeds are limited, data caps applied and common internet services such as streaming, VoIP and peer-to-peer are forbidden. UFC focuses on what

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Categories: Internet / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Orange Business France / SFR
Countries: France
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