case brought by European COmmission
this is about microsoft’s dominant market postion
Microsoft was obliged to divulge information so others could use servers
there was an aciton for annulment. then appeal against the penalty
1993. Novell claimed Microsoft had blocked it out of the market through anti competitive activities. This was settled amicably.
2003 the commission ordered Microsfot to make Windows without Windows freely available.
2004 Microsfot was ordere dot pay 497 000 Euros – largets ever EU fine
MisMiMicrosoft paid the fine. It said intellectual property rights were infringed by the COmmission