Tag Archives: SMP

The New European Electronic Communications Code (updated)

[This is an updated version of my earlier blog piece from July to take account of revisions agreed through the legislative process since then. On 4th December the European Council concluded the legislative process for the new Code and the final text will be published in the EU Official Journal on 17 December, though no changes are … Continue Reading

Co-Investment Models for Broadband Infrastructure – an explanation and short critique (updated)

[This is an updated version of my earlier blog piece from July to take account of revisions agreed through the legislative process since then.] *** The new European Communications Code (the “Code” – which I have blogged about here) will introduce a mechanism allowing investments in fibre networks made by operators with significant market power … Continue Reading

Co-Investment Models for Broadband Infrastructure – an explanation and short critique

**NOTE – THERE IS AN UPDATED VERSION OF THIS NOTE HERE ** The new European Communications Code (the “Code” – which we have blogged about here) will introduce a mechanism allowing investments in fibre networks made by operators with significant market power (SMP), in some circumstances, to be excluded from the normal access rules that are … Continue Reading

The new European Electronic Communications Code

**NOTE THERE IS AN UPDATED VERSION OF THIS POST HERE** It is now almost two years since the European Commission proposed a new “European Electronic Communications Code” (the “Code”) which would amend and consolidate the current regime (dating from 2002). [i] On 29 June 2018 a new, amended, draft was published. This is expected to … Continue Reading
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