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Wind Tre, Vodafone Italia lose preloaded SIM card appeal

Monday 17 September 2018 | 13:55 CET | News
The European Court of Justice has dismissed appeals lodged by Vodafone Italia and Wind Tre against a fine issued by Italian antitrust and competition watchdog AGCM over the sale of preloaded SIM cards. The case dates back to 2012, when the watchdog find Wind Telecomunicazioni (now Wind Tre) and Vodafone Omnitel (now Vodafone Italia) a total of EUR 750,000 for selling SIM cards with preloaded and preactivated fee-bearing services without having previously notified consumers.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Agcom / Omnitel / Vodafone / Vodafone Italia / Wind Tre
Countries: Italy
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