Preiskel & Co Partners ranked by peers in Best Lawyers 2020 Edition

Preiskel & Co is pleased to announce that Tim Cowen, Ronnie Preiskel, and Daniel Preiskel have been ranked by their peers for inclusion in the Best Lawyers 2020 Edition. Daniel Preiskel has been ranked for Media and Entertainment Law, Ronnie Preiskel has been ranked for Administrative and Public Law, while Tim Cowen has been ranked for…

Skype declared to be a “telecoms operator” in EU court case

In a decision handed down by the European Court of Justice on Wednesday 5 June, Microsoft’s Skype Service was declared to be a “telecoms operator” and therefore subject to EU telecoms regulations. In C-142/18 Skype Communications Sarl v IBPT, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) sided with the Belgian communications regulator, the Belgian Institute of…

Danny Preiskel will be moderating specialist MVNO panel in relation to 5G at the major Global Carrier Community (GCCM) Conference 2019

Danny Preiskel will also be moderating specialist MVNO panel in relation to 5G at the major Global Carrier Community (GCCM) Conference 2019, presenting on Opening Capacity”. The agenda is available here The full list of speakers for GCCM is available here. The MVNO panels Danny will be moderating are: Opening up capacity How will 5G…

Draft of the Mobile Roaming (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 published

A draft of the Mobile Roaming (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 were published (having been laid before Parliament) on 5 February 2019. Accompanying the draft legislation was an explanatory memorandum provided by the UK’s Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport. These updated regulations aim to ensure that adequate legislation continues to operate effectively after the…

EU Net Neutrality Court Decision on Deutsche Telekom’s Zero-Rated StreamOn

On 20 November the Administrative Court in Köln upheld an earlier 2017 decision by the Bundesnetzagentur (the Federal Network Agency) that Deutsche Telekom’s zero-rated “StreamOn” offer violated net neutrality regulations. As Preiskel & Co Senior Partner and telecoms law expert Daniel Preiskel explained, “we found the court decision interesting and worth noting, especially as the…