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Telecom giants in Phones4U claim can't argue away need for expert evidence, UK judge told

By Simon Zekaria
  • 13 Oct 2021 12:26
  • 14 Oct 2021 05:26
Administrators of Phones4U told a UK judge today that expert evidence on market and economic issues is essential in its UK lawsuit over alleged anticompetitive collusion by Vodafone, Telefónica, Deutsche Telekom and other telecom operators, and their objections to it should be overruled.

Starting a two-day hearing at the High Cour

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Simon Zekaria

Senior Correspondent

Simon Zekaria is a senior correspondent in London, covering UK regulation. Prior to joining MLex, Simon reported on business news for The Wall Street Journal, including on telecommunications, media, technology and consumer affairs. Simon was also a writer for the WSJ on diverse subjects such as Brexit, UK politics and global sport. Simon was previously a correspondent on competition issues and European politics for Thomson Reuters and Agence France-Presse in Brussels. Simon is a graduate of Edinburgh University, with Masters degrees in literature and law. A French speaker, he has studied at the Sorbonne University, Paris.

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