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Microsoft Lawyers Will be Busy in the Next Few Months

Oct 30, 2009, 01:38 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Mary Jo Foley)

"Some of these suits have been covered extensively by us bloggers and journalists, including the seemingly never-ending Opera antitrust case against Microsoft and the i4i suit over alleged patent infringement by Microsoft's Office suite.

"But there's been relatively little coverage as of late about what's going on with the Novell antitrust suit filed in 2004 against Microsoft over WordPefect. In June 2005, the trial court granted Microsoft's motion to dismiss four of six claims of the complaint. Both parties appealed, and in October 2007, the court of appeals affirmed the decision of the trial court, and remanded the case to that court for further proceedings. Fact discovery has closed and summary judgment motions were filed in October 2009."

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