European Communications

European Union Regulatory Group

Key Contacts

Experience

  • Assisted a major European mobile telecommunications group against the initiative of Commissioner Viviane Reding concerning international roaming tariffs and advised the group on challenging the resulting regulation before the European Court of Justice.
  • Assisted a major European mobile telecommunications operator concerning its challenge of the spectrum policy of a national regulator, including the implementation of the future revised GSM Directive.
  • Represented a major European telecommunications operator in landmark litigation before the European Court of Justice concerning an alleged margin squeeze in the local loop.
  • Represented a major European mobile telecommunications operator before both national and European Courts in litigation against a national regulator concerning mobile number portability.
  • Represented major European telecommunications operators in private litigation concerning damages for alleged violations of antitrust/competition law and communications regulation.
  • Advised a major European mobile telecommunications operator with respect to the negotiation of an infrastructure sharing agreement.
  • Advised a major European mobile telecommunications operator with respect to the negotiation of mobile virtual network operator ("MVNO”) agreements.