Microsoft shareholder sues company over EU regulatory failings

Shareholder Kim Barovic says that former Microsoft CEOs Bill Gates and Steve Ballmer failed to properly manage the company

This may be a problem that even Clippy the Office Assistant can’t help: Microsoft is being sued by a shareholder for failing to implement a “browser choice screen” into Windows as required by European Union regulators.

In the lawsuit, shareholder Kim Barovic says that former Microsoft CEOs Bill Gates and Steve Ballmer failed to properly manage the company, ignoring past promises and regulator rulings. Barovic also claims that the board’s investigation into the issue was insufficient.

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