April 3rd, 2007, 20:50 PM
Microsoft lawsuit claims misuse of school software
Microsoft is suing several companies that it alleges misappropriated discounted software meant for students and schools, later reselling the software to U.S. consumers.
The company announced nine lawsuits Monday, two of which have already been settled, against companies that pose as "academic resellers" to get steep discounts on Windows XP and Office 2003. Microsoft sells software to academic ...