United States v. Microsoft Corporation [Browser and Middleware]

Frequently requested documents:

Review of the Final Judgments by the United States and New York Group (August 30, 2007)

Modified Final Judgment (September 7, 2006)

Court of Appeals Opinion (June 30, 2004)

Final Judgment (November 12, 2002)

Court's Findings of Fact (November 5, 1999)

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Settlement Information

Supreme Court Filings

Appeals Court Filings

District Court Filings

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Public Comments (Tunney Act)



Settlement Information

Proposed Consent Decree and Documents

Joint Motion for a Supplemental Protective Order and Supporting Memorandum of Points and Authorities (August 18, 2011)

Joint Status Report on Microsoft's Compliance with the Final Judgments (April 22, 2011)

Joint Status Report on Microsoft's Compliance with the Final Judgments (March 17, 2011)

Joint Status Report on Microsoft's Compliance with the Final Judgments (January 14, 2011)

Joint Status Report on Microsoft's Compliance with the Final Judgments (October 4, 2010)

Joint Status Report on Microsoft's Compliance with the Final Judgments (June 16, 2010)

Joint Status Report on Microsoft's Compliance with the Final Judgments (March 5, 2010)

Joint Status Report on Microsoft's Compliance with the Final Judgements (December 8, 2009)

Joint Status Report on Microsoft's Compliance with the Final Judgements (August 7, 2009)

Joint Notice Regarding the Next Joint Status Conference (July 17, 2009)

Plaintiff United States' Notice of Change of Address (June 2, 2009)

Joint Notice Regarding the Next Joint Status Conference (May 8, 2009)

Second Modified Final Judgment (April 22, 2009)

Joint Status Report on Microsoft's Compliance with the Final Judgments (April 16, 2009)

Joint Motion to Modify Final Judgment and Supporting Memorandum of Points and Authorities (April 16, 2009)

Joint Status Report on Microsoft's Compliance with the Final Judgments (January 21, 2009)

Joint Status Report on Microsoft's Compliance with the Final Judgments (September 18, 2008)

Joint Status Report on Microsoft's Compliance with the Final Judgments (June 17, 2008)

Joint Status Report on Microsoft's Compliance with the Final Judgments (February 29, 2008)

[Proposed] Order (November 9, 2007)

Brief of the United States as Amicus Curiae in Opposition to the Motions to Extend the States' Final Judgments (November 9, 2007)

Memorandum of Points and Authorities in Support of Motion of the United States for Leave to Participate as Amicus Curiae (November 9, 2007)

Motion of the United States for Leave to Participate as Amicus Curiae (November 9, 2007)

Report Stating the Position of the United States on the Recently-Filed Motions to Extend the States' Final Judgments (October 19, 2007)

Joint Status Report on Microsoft's Compliance with the Final Judgments (August 31, 2007)

Review of the Final Judgments by the United States and New York Group (August 30, 2007)

Joint Status Report on Microsoft's Compliance with the Final Judgments (June 19, 2007)

Joint Status Report on Microsoft's Compliance with the Final Judgments (March 6, 2007)

Joint Status Report on Microsoft's Compliance with the Final Judgments (November 21, 2006)

Modified Final Judgment (September 7, 2006)

Joint Status Report on Microsoft's Compliance with the Final Judgments (August 30, 2006)

Joint Motion to Modify Final Judgment and Supporting Memorandum of Points and Authorities (August 30, 2006)

Joint Status Report on Microsoft's Compliance with the Final Judgments (May 12, 2006)

Joint Status Report on Microsoft's Compliance with the Final Judgments (February 8, 2006)

Plaintiffs' Response to Microsoft's Supplemental Status Report on Microsoft's Compliance with the Final Judgments (January 23, 2006)

Supplemental Joint Status Report on Microsoft's Compliance with the Final Judgments (November 18, 2005)

Joint Status Report on Microsoft's Compliance with the Final Judgments (October 19, 2005)

Joint Status Report on Microsoft's Compliance with the Final Judgments (June 1, 2005)

Memorandum in Support of Motion for Re-Appointment of Dr. Harry J. Saal, Franklin Fite, Jr., and Edward P. Stritter as Members of the Technical Committee (May 4, 2005)

Motion for Re-Appointment of Dr. Harry J. Saal, Franklin Fite, Jr., and Edward P. Stritter as Members of the Technical Committee (May 4, 2005)

Joint Status Report on Microsoft's Compliance with the Final Judgments (January 25, 2005)

Plaintiff's Motion to Reschedule Status Conference and Report and Memorandum of Points and Authorities (November 10, 2004)

Joint Status Report on Microsoft's Compliance with the Final Judgments (October 8, 2004)

Joint Status Report on Microsoft's Compliance with the Final Judgments (July 9, 2004)

Joint Status Report on Microsoft's Compliance with the Final Judgments (April 14, 2004)

Joint Status Report on Microsoft's Compliance with the Final Judgments (January 16, 2004)

Notice of Issuance of Microsoft Consent Decree Compliance Advisory (January 15, 2004)

Interim Joint Status Report on Microsoft's Compliance with the Final Judgments (October 17, 2003)

Notice of Issuance of Microsoft Consent Decree Compliance Advisory (August 1, 2003)

Joint Status Report on Microsoft's Compliance with the Final Judgments (July 3, 2003)

Notice of Issuance of Microsoft Consent Decree Compliance Advisory (April 21, 2003)

Joint Status Report on Coordinating Enforcement of the Final Judgments (April 17, 2003)

Plaintiff United States' Notice of Attorney Substitution and Change of Address (March 18, 2003)

Plaintiff's Memorandum in Support of Motion for Appointment of Edward P. Stritter as the Third Member of the Technical Committee (January 27, 2003)

Plaintiff's Motion for Appointment of Edward P. Stritter as the Third Member of the Technical Committee (January 27, 2003)

Memorandum of the United States in Opposition to the Motion of Amicus Curiae Consumers for Computing Choice for Leave to Intervene for Purposes of Appeal (January 10, 2003)

Memorandum of the United States in Opposition to the Joint Motion of Amici Curiae CCIA and SIIA for Enlargement of Time for Appeal (January 10, 2003)

Memorandum of the United States in Opposition to the Motion of Robert E. Litan for Leave to Intervene for Purposes of Appeal (January 10, 2003)

Memorandum of the United States in Opposition to the Joint Motion of Amici Curiae CCIA and SIIA for Leave to Intervene for Purposes of Appeal (January 6, 2003)

Plaintiff's Unopposed Motion to Modify the Briefing Schedule on the Joint Motion of CCIA and SIIA for Leave to Intervene for Purposes of Appeal (December 23, 2002)

Plaintiff's Motion For An Extension Of Time To Nominate The Third Technical Committee Member (December 12, 2002)

Plaintiff's Motion for Appointment of Dr. Harry J. Saal and Franklin Fite, Jr. as Members of the Technical Committee (November 21, 2002)

Plaintiff's Memorandum in Support of Motion for Appointment of Technical Committee Members (November 21, 2002)

Final Judgment (November 12, 2002)

Order (November 12, 2002)

United States' Submission of Third Revised Proposed Final Judgment (November 8, 2002)

Stipulation (November 8, 2002)

Notice of Issuance of Microsoft Consent Decree Compliance Advisory (August 5, 2002)

Plaintiff United States' Notice of Change of Address (July 2, 2002)

United States' Motion for Entry of Final Judgment (May 9, 2002)

United States' Certificate of Compliance with Tunney Act (May 9, 2002)

United States' Notice of Filing of Corrected CD-ROMs Containing Public Comments Relating to the Proposed Final Judgment (March 12, 2002)

Memorandum of the United States in Support of Entry of the Proposed Final Judgment (February 27, 2002)

United States' Memorandum Regarding Modifications Contained in Second Revised Proposed Final Judgment (February 27, 2002)

Stipulation (February 27, 2002)

Response of the United States to Public Comments on the Revised Proposed Final Judgment (February 27, 2002)

United States v. Microsoft Corporation -- Notice Concerning Availablility of Comments - Department Announces Procedures for Obtaining Copies of Comments (February 28, 2002)

Justice Department Makes Modifications to Proposed Microsoft Settlement after Reviewing More than 30,000 Public Comments - Modifications Refine Settlement That Fully Addresses Microsoft's Unlawful Conduct, Ensures Consumer Benefit from a More Competitive Software Market (February 28, 2002)

Public comments

Competitive Impact Statement (November 15, 2001)

Stipulation and Revised Proposed Final Judgment (November 6, 2001)

(Redlined Version) Revised Proposed Final Judgment (November 6, 2001)

Stipulation and Proposed Final Judgment (November 2, 2001)

Procedural and Other Documents

Memorandum Amicus Curiae of the United States Regarding Microsoft Corporation's Motion for Dismissal of the Non-Settling States' Demand for Equitable Relief (April 15, 2002)

Plaintiff United States' Consolidated Response to the Motions for Tunney Act Participation of Dr. Rebecca Henderson, Novell, Inc., Professor Einer Elhauge, the Association for Competitive Technology, and NetAction and Computer Professionals for Social Responsibility (March 4, 2002)

Memorandum of Plaintiff United States in Response to Motion of the American Antitrust Institute, Inc. for Limited Participation as Amicus Curiae or Otherwise Pursuant to 15 U.S.C. § 16(f)(3) and Memorandum in Support Thereof (February 22, 2002)

Memorandum of Plaintiff United States in Response to the Software & Information Industry Association's Motion for Tunney Act Participation Pursuant to 15 U.S.C. § 16(f) (February 22, 2002)

Memorandum of Plaintiff United States in Response to the Litigating States' Motion for Limited Participation in Light of the Deposition of Mr. Richard Fade (February 22, 2002)

Memorandum of Plaintiff United States in Response to Motion of the Computer & Communications Industry Association for Leave to Intervene, or in the Alternative to Appear as Amicus Curiae, in Order to Participate in the March 6, 2002, Tunney Act Hearing and in All Future Proceedings to Evaluate Whether the Revised Proposed Final Judgment is in the Public Interest (February 21, 2002)

United States' Supplement to Prior Motion for Leave of Court to Adopt an Alternative Procedure for Comment Publication (February 21, 2002)

Memorandum of Plaintiff United States in Response to ProComp's Motion for Limited Intervention or Tunney Act Participation (February 21, 2002)

Memorandum of Plaintiff United States in Response to the Motion of the Computer & Communications Industry Association for Leave to Intervene, or in the Alternative to Participate as Amicus Curiae (February 19, 2002)

Memorandum of Plaintiff United States in Response to the Motion of SBC Communications Inc. to Intervene or, in the Alternative, to Appear as Amicus Curiae (February 19, 2002)

United States' Motion for Leave of Court to Adopt an Alternative Procedure for Comment Publication (February 12, 2002)

Declaration of Renata B. Hesse (February 12, 2002)

Declaration of Jacqueline S. Kelley (February 12, 2002)

(AAI v. Microsoft, et al.) Defendants United States of America and John Ashcroft's Renewed Motion to Dismiss, Proposed Order and Supplemental Memorandum of Points and Authorities (February 12, 2002)

Memorandum of Plaintiff United States in Response to the California Plaintiffs' Motion for Intervention, or in the Alternative, for Leave to File a Brief Amicus Curiae in the Tunney Act Settlement Proceedings Currently Pending in this Court (February 11, 2002)

(AAI v. Microsoft, et al.) Defendant United States of America's Motion to Dismiss, Proposed Order, and Memorandum of Points and Authorities in Opposition to Plaintiff's Motion for Preliminary Injunction and in Support of United States' Motion to Dismiss (February 8, 2002)

(AAI v. Microsoft, et al.) Declaration of Renata B. Hesse (February 8, 2002)

Joint Status Report (February 8, 2002)

Opposition of Plaintiff United States to Two Motions of Relpromax Antitrust Inc. for Amicus Participation and for an Extension of Time (February 7, 2002)

Declaration of Renata B. Hesse (February 4, 2002)

Notice of Federal Register Filing (November 28, 2001)

Supreme Court Filings

Brief of the United States in Opposition to Microsoft's Petition for a Writ of Certiorari (August 31, 2001)

Brief for the United States on Petition for a Writ of Certiorari   (August 22, 2000)

Brief for the United States in Response to the Jurisdictional Statement  (August 15, 2000)

Scheduling Letter to Clerk of the Supreme Court  (June 22, 2000)

Appeals Court Filings

Opinion (June 30, 2004)

Brief for the United States (August 6, 2003)

Response of the United States to Petitions for Permission to Appeal (January 27, 2003)

Appellees' Response to Microsoft's Motion for Stay of the Mandate Pending Petition for Writ of Certiorari (August 10, 2001)

Appellees' Response to Petition for Rehearing (July 26, 2001)

Appellees' Motion for Immediate Issuance of Mandate (July 13, 2001)

Opinion (June 28, 2001)

Brief for Appellees United States and the State Plaintiffs - Final Version (February 9, 2001)

Joint Proposal for the Format of Oral Argument  (February 2, 2001)

Brief for Appellees United States and the State Plaintiffs  (January 12, 2001)

Appellees' Motion to File Joint Brief  (November 22, 2000)

Appellees' Joint Response to Motions Regarding Amicus Participation   (October 30, 2000)

Plaintiffs' Joint Response to the Court's Request for the Parties' Views Regarding the Proposed Review Session (October 25, 2000)

Response of United States of America and the Plaintiff States to Microsoft's Motion for an Order Governing Further Proceedings (October 3, 2000)

Plaintiffs' Joint Reply on Their Motions for Summary Dismissal of Microsoft's Motion for Leave to File a Motion for Stay Pending Appeal on the Ground That it is Premature, or to Defer Consideration Pending a Determination as to Jurisdiction  (June 16, 2000)

Motion of United States of America for Summary Dismissal of Microsoft's Motion for Leave to File a Motion for Stay Pending Appeal on the Ground that it is Premature, or to Defer Consideration Pending a Determination as to Jurisdiction  (June 14, 2000)

District Court Filings

Post-Liability Judgment Filings

Remedies Papers (Spring 2000)

Conclusions of Law

Findings of Fact

Direct Testimony

Deposition Transcripts

Remedy Exhibits

Trial Exhibits

Deposition Notices

Other Government Filings

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Case Open Date: 
Friday, January 3, 2003
Case Name: 
Case Type: 
Civil Non-Merger
Case Violation: 
Other Offenses: Compliance Proceeding
Market: 
Microsoft Intel-compatible Desktop PC Operating Systems & Middleware Technology
Industry Code: 
Software Publishers
Component: 
Antitrust Division
Case Documents: 
Updated June 30, 2015