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dgharmon writes: Microsoft has lost its appeal before the EU's General Court, Europe's second-highest, although gaining a slight reduction in the penalties it has to pay, now fixed at EUR 860 million. So it remains true for all time that Microsoft was found to have abused its dominant position, in a case about its refusal to allow access to interoperability information. It could still appeal to the EU Court of Justice, the highest court. This is the case that FSFE and the Samba Team won. Microsoft had asked that the ruling be annulled and that the court "order the Commission and the interveners supporting it to pay the costs." That didn't happen:
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Microsoft Loses Its EU Appeal

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