"Commission adopts Decision in the Microsoft case"*1. Introduction On March 24 2004, the Commission concluded its Microsoft investigation by way of a formal Decision. This brought to an end proceedings which had lasted just over five years. The Commission found that Microsoft had abused its dominant position in PC operating systems by (i) refusing to provide interoperability information necessary for competitors to be able to effectively compete in the work group server operating system market; and (ii) tying its Windows Media Player with Windows. 2. Procedure The case originated with a complaint in December 1998 from Sun Microsystems, which alleged that Microsoft, with its Windows product, enjoyed a dominant position in PC operating systems, and that it had abused this dominant
L'accès à cet article est réservé aux abonnés
Déjà abonné ? Identifiez-vous
L’accès à cet article est réservé aux abonnés.
Lire gratuitement un article
Vous pouvez lire cet article gratuitement en vous inscrivant.