Allegedly illegal telephone tapping decisions overturned by Dutch tribunal

By two judgments of 7 July 2015, the Dutch Trade and Industry Appeals Tribunal ("Appeals Tribunal") overturned two earlier judgments of the Rotterdam District Court ("District Court") which had annulled two cartel decisions of the Dutch Competition Authority ("DCA") due to the alleged illegal use of evidence derived from telephone taps.

Country: Netherlands

Domains: Privacy

Stakeholder: Judicial

Tags: court decision, Netherlands, privacy, surveillance, illegal phone tapping, competition law, cartels

Posted on Tuesday 7 July 2015

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