News Release

Verizon Wireless Statement On Agreement With The New York Attorney General

October 22, 2007

Jeffrey Nelson
Jeffrey.Nelson@VerizonWireless.com
908-559-7519

Howard Waterman
Howard.Waterman@VerizonWireless.com
973-656-7370 (office)
917-359-5505 (mobile)

BASKING RIDGE, NJ — Verizon Wireless issued the following statement today regarding its agreement with the New York Attorney General concerning Verizon Wireless' advertising of NationalAccess and BroadbandAccess plans:

"We are pleased to have cooperated with the New York Attorney General, and to have voluntarily reached this agreement. At Verizon Wireless, we are committed to providing clear advertising for our products and services, and we began updating advertising for our NationalAccess and BroadbandAccess data plans earlier this spring."

Updated information on this issue may be found at http://policyblog.verizon.com

About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless operates the nation's most reliable wireless voice and data network, serving more than 62.1 million customers. The largest U.S. wireless company and largest wireless data provider, based on revenues, Verizon Wireless is headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with 67,000 employees nationwide. The company is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ) and Vodafone (NYSE and LSE: VOD). Find more information on the Web at www.verizonwireless.com. To preview and request broadcast-quality video footage and high-resolution stills of Verizon Wireless operations, log on to the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia.

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