Racketiciel writes: "An French user asked for a refund after buying a ASUS computer that came with Windows XP and other softwares pre-installed. ASUS tried to apply a procedure which cost more money to the consumer that they will give back
... The court ruled in favor of the user
who received back 130 Euro (~200 $) for the softwares.
the ruling (PDF, French).
In France, this is the fourth victory for refund during last two years,
many persons are now starting procedures (in French).
Two French associations (AFUL
and April) published
release on this victory the same day a important hearing happened."