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Exclusionary Agreement Grievance Gets Airing in Novell-Microsoft Suit

[ Thanks to D.C.
Parris
for this link. ]

“One of the biggest gripes the FOSS community has with respect
to Microsoft’s business tactics is that its longstanding
exclusionary agreements with hardware vendors has stifled genuine
competition. This is the very issue of one of two claims Novell
will be allowed to press against Microsoft in their anti-trust
lawsuit.

“According to an Associated Press report, the 4th U.S. Circuit
Court of Appeals is allowing Novell’s anti-trust suit against
Microsoft to continue forward…”


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