Brussels, 14th January 2008
"Antitrust: Commission initiates formal investigations against Microsoft in two cases of suspected abuse of dominant market position"
For details read:
"The European Commission has decided to initiate two formal antitrust investigations against Microsoft Corp concerning two separate categories of alleged infringements of EC Treaty rules on abuse of a dominant market position (Article 82). The first case where proceedings have been opened is in the field of interoperability in relation to a complaint by the European Committee for Interoperable Systems (ECIS). The second area where proceedings have been opened is in the field of tying of separate software products following inter alia a complaint by Opera." etc. etc.
For previous investigations see http://typophile.com/node/37143