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UK Compliance Update

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Date of Incident: 10th September 2013
Country: United Kingdom.
Summary:  Potential breach of `Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations 2008` by competitions, prize draws, and/ or repeat download services that carry a  repetitious charge.

PhonepayPlus today issues a Compliance Update that is relevant to all providers of premium rate competition, prize draw and/or repeat download services that carry a repeat charge, and to the Level 1 providers and Network operators through which these services are provided.

Providers should read the full Compliance Update by clicking on the link below. 

Click here to view the full Compliance Update: Compliance Update - potential breach of the Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations 2008 by competitions, prize draws, and/ or repeat download services that carry a repeat charge.

Affected service(s):

Mobile Billing
[    ] WEB / WAP Billing / PayForIt
[ x ] Inbound Premium SMS (MO)
[ x ] Outbound Premium SMS (MT)
[    ] Direct Operator Billing
[    ] Voice Services / IVR 

Mobile Messaging
[    ] Inbound Longcode / Non-Premium SMS (MO) 
[    ] Outbound Non-Premium SMS (Bulk MT)
[    ] Number Lookup / HLR

[    ] Control Panel 
[ x ] Other 

Impact:
[    ] Total loss of service
[    ] Partial loss of service
[    ] Reduced availability with temporary connection losses
[    ] Delayed response
[ x ] Other

Resolution: Confirmed.

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