EU Gives Germany Final Warning On Telecom Law

Law360, New York (May 2, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The European Commission on Wednesday sent Germany a final notice demanding that it peel back an amendment that it claims shields national telecommunications giant Deutsche Telekom AG from competition regulations.

The EC told Germany it has one more month to comply with European Union competition laws. If the warning goes unheeded, the Commission will refer the case to the European Court of Justice.

"If in this time the law ... is not changed and brought in line with [EU] community law then the Commission will in...
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