AT&T and Verizon will no longer be able to keep the wraps on any special deals with bandwith providers in France.
France's Conseil d'Etat ruled yesterday that French regulator ARCEP does have the power to investigate the dealings between the two carriers and bandwidth providers. Both AT&T and Verizon had filed a complaint in June of 2012 asking for an annulment of a new regulation that requires operators to provide ARCEP with semi-annual reports on their Internet traffic practices. But the latest ruling found in favor of the legality of collecting such information.
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