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Political Aspects of the Microsoft Antitrust Case
An examination of government actions regarding Microsoft.
# 24189 | 1,350 words | 15 sources | 2002 | US
Published on Apr 13, 2003 in Business (Companies) , Law (Historic Trials)


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Examines government actions regarding Microsoft. Anti-competitive investigations of the company in 1990 by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) regarding Microsoft as a monopoly. U.S. Department of Justice 1993 investigation of Microsoft's marketing practices. Political ties of Netscape. The 1998 anti-trust charges filed by the U.S. Department of Justice and by 20 State attorneys. Microsoft's competitors. Future of Microsoft.

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"Political Aspects of the Microsoft Antitrust Case
Introduction
This research examines the Microsoft antitrust case with an emphasis placed on the political aspects of the case. The current Microsoft antitrust case is not the first antitrust case involving Microsoft, nor was the earlier antitrust case the first anti-competitive investigation of the company.


This examination begins with a consideration of the earlier governmental actions involving Microsoft and proceeds to a consideration of the present antitrust case against the company. The final section of the examination considers the future prospects for Microsoft.


The Earlier Microsoft Antitrust Case
The earliest anti-competitive investigation of Microsoft by the ..."

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