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German 5G licensing must be reassessed, appeal court rules in EWE TEL case

By Cynthia Kroet
  • 22 Oct 2021 06:10
  • 22 Oct 2021 06:10
Germany's 5G licensing process may have violated EU law and must be examined again, the Federal Administrative Court in Leipzig has ruled, sending a case brought by EWE TEL back to a lower court in Cologne for review.

The German mobile operator brought its case in 2019, alleging that preparations for the

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Cynthia Kroet

Senior Correspondent

Cynthia covers technology and telecom for MLex in Brussels. She previously reported on EU politics and transport policy, as well as Dutch and Belgian politics at newspaper European Voice and publication Politico in Brussels. Prior to that Cynthia worked as a TV and radio producer and multimedia journalist in the Netherlands and UK. Cynthia has degrees in European Studies and Journalism from The Hague University and Leiden University.

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