DG Comp official distinguishes Microsoft from Google

10 February 2017

DG Comp official distinguishes Microsoft from Google

Rainer Becker at GCR Live Miami 2017, Photo by Freedom Film LLC

The issue of access to crucial interoperability information that is protected intellectual property, on which the European Commission’s case against Microsoft turned, is not “in any way relevant” to its case against Google, a head of unit in the enforcer’s policy and strategy directorate said last week.