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Vivendi ready to file EU complaint against Italian draft media law

Thursday 19 November 2020 | 09:58 CET | News
French media giant Vivendi is prepared to file a formal complaint with the European Commission if the Italian government enacts a draft law limiting its media holdings, according to a letter seen by Reuters. The parliament is currently discussing a draft law that paves the way for an investigation into the role played by Vivendi in Telecom Italia (TIM) and commercial broadcaster Mediaset, a bill that "breaches the principles of legality and legal certainty and... the right to property," said Vivendi CEO Arnaud Depuyfontaine in a letter addressed to Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte and the

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Categories: General
Companies: European Commission / Mediaset / Telecom Italia / TIM / Vivendi
Countries: Italy
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