Tag: SIC

Sales of eight Motorola models banned due to demand from Ericsson

Sales of eight Motorola models banned due to demand from Ericsson

The measure relates to the series Motorola ThinkPhone (Model XT2309-2), Motorola Razr 40 Ultra (Model XT2321-1), Motorola Razr 40 (Model XT2323-1), Motorola Edge 40 (Model Edge 30 Fusion (Model XT2243-1), Motorola Edge 30 Neo (Model XT2245 )-1), Motorola Edge 30 Pro (model XT22101-1) and Moto G200 (model XT2175-1). In his statement says Ericsson claims to […]

SIC asks to protect the security of the Linkedin platform

SIC asks to protect the security of the Linkedin platform

The SIC’s Data Protection Delegation specified that since the mass extraction of personal data is normally carried out through automated means, the Internet scrape It poses a permanent risk to the proper handling of personal information on a platform like LinkedIn, which had 12 million active users in Colombia as of January 2023. Resolution 71406 […]

The SIC is filing charges against the FCF, Dimayor and 29 clubs

The SIC is filing charges against the FCF, Dimayor and 29 clubs

The Superintendence of Industry and Commerce (SIC) opened an investigation and filed charges against the Colombian Football Federation (FCF), the Major Division of Colombian Football (Dimayor) and 29 national football clubs, including Junior. The reasons for the due diligence, which will be expanded and explained during a press conference at the SIC office, this Friday […]

SIC is investigating Claro and Movistar for denying user portability

SIC is investigating Claro and Movistar for denying user portability

The Superintendence of Industry and Commerce (SIC) launched an administrative investigation by filing charges against mobile service providers Claro and Movistar for allegedly rejecting portability requests without having the corresponding evidence. In addition, the operators will also be investigated for not submitting the documents provided for by the regulation to the database administrator in support […]

SIC urges mobile operators to adhere to the regime of free competition

SIC urges mobile operators to adhere to the regime of free competition

To insist on compliance with the free competition regime, the protection of telecommunications users and the rules on privacy and proper handling of personal data, the Superintendent of Industry and Commerce (e), María del Socorro Pimienta, said an important meeting with the presidents and senior managers of the country’s mobile phone companies. The entity invited […]

Rappi fined for failing to deliver and sell alcoholic beverages to minors

Rappi fined for failing to deliver and sell alcoholic beverages to minors

The Superintendence of Industry and Commerce (SIC) confirmed the $1,245 million sanction imposed on Rappi by the Directorate of Investigations for Consumer Protection for failure to deliver, generating duplicate charges for users, and allowing the supply of alcoholic beverages to minors. The SIC reiterated that Rappi has the status of supplier according to the conditions […]

Rappi fined for double charging customers and allowing liquor sales to minors

Rappi fined for double charging customers and allowing liquor sales to minors

The Superintendency of Industry and Commerce (SIC), in its role as consumer protection authority, upheld a multi-million dollar sanction against Rappi SAS company worth 1,245 million pesos, following multiple complaints of non-compliance in providing the service. In investigations related to user complaints, the SIC found that the platform has generated double costs for consumers in […]

Viva Air will have to refund money to the user for canceling the flight

Viva Air will have to refund money to the user for canceling the flight

The SIC he ordered Viva Air the immediate return of the canceled money for the flight tickets in favor of the affected user, or their relocation free of charge to a flight with another airline for the airway coverage initially hired. “The determination opens the doors for all consumers who have seen their rights violated […]

Brunati owners are penalized for non-compliance with product delivery times

Brunati owners are penalized for non-compliance with product delivery times

The owners of Muebles Brunati (Merek SAS and Pamiruti SAS) were hit with fines totaling $1,250 million. The Superintendency of Industry and Commerce (SIC) indicated that the decision against Merek SAS was made after evidence of a breach of initially reported delivery times at the stores, with multiple rescheduling and consumers waiting for more than […]

They investigate Avianca and Viva for a corporate integration request

They investigate Avianca and Viva for a corporate integration request

The Superintendence of Industry and Commerce (SIC) reported that the acquisition of the economic rights of Viva Air and Viva Peru by Investment Vehicle 1 Limited, Avianca’s controller, would have been sufficient to effect a business integration, or at least the beginning of the business integration execution between the said airlines. “The operation in question […]