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Studies on the notion of efficient operator

- Jones Day memo
Legal memo on the discriminatory nature of the notion of efficient operator [Study]

- LECG Paper
Economic study on the notion of efficient operator used by the Commission to impose symmetrical MTRs [Study]

- WIK Paper
Economic study on the notion of efficient operator used by the Commission to impose symmetrical MTRs [Study]

- Peitz Paper
Economic study on the notion of efficient operator used by the Commission to impose symmetrical MTRs [Study]

- Gerpott Paper
Economic study on the notion of efficient operator used by the Commission to impose symmetrical MTRs [Study]


Studies on Mobile Termination Rates

- Challengers Newsletter on Brussels judgement
Newsletter with a summary of the Brussels court decision suspending the BIPT decision imposing symmetrical termination rates based upon the costs of an efficient operator [Study]

- April 2008 Brussels Court Suspends decision by the Belgian regulator on market 16
This decision is important as it confirms Challengers’ arguments that the incorrect definition of an "efficient operator" may lead to market distortions by offering an advantage the first operators, thereby impacting heavily on younger operators. [Study]

- Brussels Judgement – English
English language version of the above document [Study]


Studies on Tele.ring case

- 3. Mobile Austria/tele.ring: Remedying the loss of a maverick
Commission views on the take-over of Tele-ring, an Austrian Challenger. In this article the Commission emphasizes the need for a challenger in the mobile market. [Study]


Studies on abuse of power

- 23 April 2008 - Abuse proceedings in the German and Belgian mobile market
Abuse proceedings against first entrants in Belgium and Germany confirm Challengers' claims that access to mobile markets remains restricted. Read here the press release of KPN, the parent company of BASE and e-Plus, on this issue. [Study]


Studies on On-Net pricing

- Bouygues On-Net Decisions
On-net issue, the two decisions that Bouygues obtained stating that on-net was indeed used anti-competitively [Study]

- Turkish on-net decision
Decision taken by the Turkish regulator to prevent the abuse of the on-net effect [Study]

- Proximus on-net case
The preliminary judgment obtained by BASE against Proximus in its 1 billion Euro claim [Study]