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GERMANY—New Telecommunications Act passed with amended data privacy rules

12.01.2011
On 27 October, the German Parliament (Bundestag) adopted an amendment to the Federal Telecommunications Act (Telekommunikationsgesetz—TKG). By virtue of this amendment, several EU directives are implemented into German telecommunications law. The amendments include some remarkable changes to the data privacy rules for telecommunication service providers.

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