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Liberty-Ziggo second EU approval mischaracterized market for sports channels, KPN tells court

By Andrew Boyce
  • 15 Sep 2020 13:01
  • 15 Sep 2020 16:55
Dutch telecom company KPN today urged EU judges to annul the European Commission’s decision to re-approve Liberty Global’s acquisition of Ziggo, saying officials made “manifest” errors in how they defined markets for sports channels.
Pepijn van Ginneken, a lawyer representing KPN, said the watchdog’s second decision to clear the deal

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Andrew Boyce


Andrew is a reporter covering merger reviews and competition policy for MLex in Brussels. He joined MLex in 2015 and holds a degree and a master’s degree in history from the University of Liverpool.

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