Microsoft on Trial analyses the antitrust cases that have involved Microsoft in both sides of the Atlantic and offers a thorough and timely discussion on the regulation of unilateral behaviour in a topical sector. This fascinating and highly topical book facilitates discussion on the difficult technical, legal and economic issues with respect to innovation, competition and welfare raised, through the span of more than a decade, by the US and EC Microsoft antitrust cases. It assesses their impact on the evolution of EC and US laws on competition and intellectual property in the IT sector and beyond.... 410a11, 414 consumer harm and lack of interoperability and compatibility 399 a400, 402 critical assessment 437a51 cross-licensing ... effects and competition 396a7 media players, multi-format of 441a2 Microsoft Office 2007 service pack 2 launch and interoperability ... 402, 403a4, 414, 428 new product rule 402a3 No- Patent Agreement 421, 422a4 objective justification 402 open source software andanbsp;...
|Title||:||Microsoft on Trial|
|Publisher||:||Edward Elgar Publishing - 2010-01-01|