• Bell asks CRTC to review $7.5 million fine stemming from telephone pole dispute with Vidéotron

    6 days ago - By MobileSyrup

    Bell is appealing a decision that saw the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission penalize the carrier $7.5 million for denying Vidéotron access to telephone pole infrastructure.
    The Commission found Bell deployed fibre facilities on poles that Vidéotron was waiting to deploy its network on, ultimately denying its application. Bell and Vidéotron are competitors, and the CRTC said the denial slowed Vidéotron's network deployment and created an advantage for Bell.
    But Bell says the commission made a number of errors when delivering its judgment.
    "The Commission...
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