Written Answers - Electronic Communications Appeals.

Thursday, 9 February 2006

Dáil Eireann Debate
Vol. 614 No. 17

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  115.  Mr. Rabbitte  Information on Pat Rabbitte  Zoom on Pat Rabbitte   asked the Minister for Communications, Marine and Natural Resources  Information on Noel Dempsey  Zoom on Noel Dempsey   [954]the number of decisions taken by ComReg that have been appealed to the Electronic Communications Appeal Panel and the result in each case; the number of such cases that were settled prior to hearing; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [4794/06]

Minister for Communications, Marine and Natural Resources (Mr. N. Dempsey): Information on Noel Dempsey  Zoom on Noel Dempsey  In total 11 appeals have been referred to appeal panels. One appeal by Hutchison 3G Ireland Limited was determined by an appeal panel finding in favour of the appellant. Six appeals concluded following the annulment of ComReg’s decisions by an appeals panel. These six appeals related to findings of joint dominance by ComReg against Vodafone and O2. Three appeals were settled between the parties prior to a determination by an appeal panel. These appeals were all brought by Eircom. One appeal by Eircom is ongoing. Details of these appeals are available at www.ecap.ie.


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