Antitrust NewsWatch: Microsoft seeks US backing in EU antitrust battle | MSN Money

Monday, November 14, 2005

Microsoft seeks US backing in EU antitrust battle | MSN Money

WASHINGTON, DC (Financial Times) - Microsoft has launched a covert lobbying campaign to persuade the US administration officials and businesses to intervene in its long-running antitrust battle with the European Union. Microsoft officials have met White House and Department of Justice staff and asked them to back the legal challenge launched by the group against last year's landmark antitrust ruling by the European Commission, the EU's executive body.
MSN Money - Financial Times Business News: Microsoft seeks US backing in EU antitrust battle