I put in a Freedom of Information request through the
wonderful WhatDoTheyKnow site (highly recommended), asking for
details of all the meetings that Microsoft had had with the Cabinet
Office on this subject. To my utter astonishment I was sent a real
cornucopia of briefing notes and emails that Microsoft used to
lobby against Restriction-Free (RF) open standards and in favour
for standards based on FRAND licensing of claimed
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