|Author (Corporate)||European Court of Justice: Press and Information Division|
|Series Title||Press Release|
|Series Details||No.130, 2018 (13.09.18)|
The sale of SIM cards on which services that can incur fees have been pre-loaded and pre-activated constitutes an aggressive unfair commercial practice when the consumers are not informed of that fact in advance.
Such conduct constitutes, in particular, ‘inertia selling’, which may be penalised by a national authority other than the authority provided for by EU law on electronic communications.
|Subject Categories||Business and Industry, Law|
|Countries / Regions||Europe, Italy|