Russia Launches Anti-trust Probe of Microsoft

NewYorkCountryLawyer writes “Russia’s state anti-monopoly service said on Thursday it had launched a probe of M|cr0s0ft over cutbacks in supplies of its Windows XP operating system in Russia. The agency said it thought M|cr0s0ft had violated antimonopoly legislation by cutting delivery of Windows XP operating system to Russia both separately and pre-installed on personal computers, as well as in its pricing policy on the product. It said it would consider the case on July 24, 2009.”

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