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Uruguayan State wins trial to Nuevo Siglo for a USD 85 million lawsuit

Uruguayan Justice rejected this Wednesday, October 30th the lawsuit presented by that countrys pay TV operator Riselco (Nuevo Siglo), valued at USD 85 million. The company claimed for the omission made by the Uruguayan Communication Regulatory Unit (URSEC) in the granting of data transmission and internet access licensed requested in 2008, arguing that it would [...]

Vivo Brazil’s plans can be modified from its website and app

Braziian Justice ordered telecommunications operator Vivo to allow its clients to change any of their plans through the website and the application of the company. It already offered the changing possibility through the Meu Vivo application, but subscribers could make the alteration only to change to a more expensive plan. Justice request was made last [...]

Uruguay justice rules in favor of Montecable, and clears the path for triple play in the country

Supreme Court of Justice in Uruguay has deemed unconstitutional article 56 of their Ley de Medios (communications legislation) as a result of an impeachment filed by pay TV operator Montecable. The aforementioned article says that pay TV operators may not offer telephony and/or internet services as well. With this ruling the norm wont be applied [...]