Despite the incessant speculation that the government is demanding a breakup of Microsoft Corp., The National Law Journal has learned that the government last week put a remedy on the table that would seem to be much more to Microsoft’s liking: a remedy that focused on changing Microsoft’s conduct.

Rather than accept the conduct remedy — details of which could not be ascertained — Microsoft instead made a counterproposal of conduct remedies that the government believes is “illusory,” according to sources close to the case.

This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.

To view this content, please continue to their sites.

Not a Lexis Advance® Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Not a Bloomberg Law Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Why am I seeing this?

LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.

For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]