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Press conference by Joaquín Almunia on "Commission fines Microsoft for non-compliance with browser choice commitment"

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On 6th March 2013, Joaquín Almunia, Vice-President of the EC in charge of Competition, gave a press conference on "Commission fines Microsoft for non-compliance with browser choice commitment", in Brussels. The European Commission has imposed a €561 million fine on Microsoft for failing to comply with its commitments to offer users a browser choice screen enabling them to easily choose their preferred web browser. In 2009, the Commission had made these commitments legally binding on Microsoft until 2014.
INFO PRESS SPEECH

Type: Complete press conference   Reference: I-076463   Date: 06/03/2013   Duration: 43:10   Personalities: Joaquín Almunia Aman   Location: Brussels - EC/Berlaymont  
Languages: ORIGINAL,

Tags: Competition , Computer science
© European Union, 2013   /   Source: EC - Audiovisual Service
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