The French Competition Authority issues its first opinion on the telecom sector, taking into account the EU Commission’s recommendation concerning competitive aspects of wholesale broadband internet services

France: The Autorité de la concurrence issues its first Opinion on the Telecom Sector, taking into account the recently published European Commission’s NGA Recommendation* On 8 March 2011, following a request by the French telecom sector regulator (ARCEP), the Autorité de la concurrence (the Autorité) issued a landmark opinion taking into account for the first time the European Commission’s Next Generation Access (NGA) recommendation of 20 September 2010 (http://eur-lex.europa.eu/LexUriServ/LexUriServ.do?uri=CELEX:32010H0572:EN:NOT). In its opinion, the Autorité recommends both alleviating existing sector-specific regulation regarding access

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European Competition Network Brief, The French Competition Authority issues its first opinion on the telecom sector, taking into account the EU Commission’s recommendation concerning competitive aspects of wholesale broadband internet services, 8 March 2011, e-Competitions Bulletin March 2011, Art. N° 36620

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