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Wind Tre,Telecom Italia, Vodafone fined for abusive behaviour

Thursday 9 August 2018 | 17:56 CET | News
Italian antitrust and competition watchdog AGCM fined operators Wind Tre, Telecom Italia and Vodafone Italia a total of EUR 3.2 million for sending clients aggressive payment demands. AGCM said the behaviour, including threats to place individuals on a database of untrustworthy customers, violated two articles of Italy's Consumer Code.

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Categories: General
Companies: Telecom Italia / Vodafone Italia / Wind Tre
Countries: Italy
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