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Vodafone Italia fined EUR 800,000 for aggressive telemarketing

Friday 3 August 2018 | 10:32 CET | News
Italy's data protection authority, Garante Privacy, has fined Vodafone Italia a total of EUR 800,000 for aggressive telemarketing tactics after numerous customers complained about receiving unsolicited promotional calls and SMS. The operator is accused of contacting some 2 million existing, new and former clients who hadn't consented to calls and SMS via the unauthorised use of databases over a period of less than 2 years.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: TIM / Vodafone Italia
Countries: Italy
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