Today Judge Thomas P. Quinn of the Circuit Court of Cook County Illinois ruled in favor of iPCS. Declaring that Sprint Nextel’s ownership and operation of the Nextel network in iPCS’s territories constitutes a “breach of management agreement”. The court indicated that it would require Sprint Nextel to divest itself of Nextel business in iPCS territories. Sprint Nextel has yet to issue a press release in this matter.
Sprint Nextel has confirmed it’s intentions to appeal the decision in this matter. More updates will be forthcoming as the story unfolds.