Software Expert Witnesses & Microsoft $731M Fine
Software expert witnesses may opine on application software, business software, computer software, and associated matters. In the news, the LA Times reports that European Union antitrust officials fined Microsoft Corp. $731M for failing to give a browser choice in Windows 7. Microsoft had agreed to include a browser selection in Windows 7 but did not for 14 months starting in February 2011 with Windows 7 Service pack 1. Microsoft reported the option was still there and sited technical errors.