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Week 6 Case Analysis Assignment MGMT520 - Legal Political and Ethical Dimensions of Business Prof. Richard Roche Name: Vaibhavi Patel
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Que.1: What monopolistic acts did Microsoft do/was guilty of? The monopolistic acts that Microsoft was guilty of include possessing monopoly power in the relevant market the relevant market and maintenance of that power as distinguished from growth and development as an effect of superior product. It maintained its powers through unlawful means and not through competition on the merit. The company kept rival browsers from gaining the critical mass of users’ necessary to attract developer attention away from Windows as the platform for software development. Que.2: What did the court find was the “relevant Market”? Why were other markets deemed not relevant? The Court found the Intel-compatible PC operating systems to be the “relevant market” that Microsoft possessed monopoly powers. According to the District Court, Microsoft had a
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