Federal Regulators Investigating Microsoft Over Foreign Bribery Claims

Posted by Fettoosh on Mar 19, 2013 6:23 PM EDT
BGR; By Brad Reed
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1:30 PM Microsoft (MSFT) may soon find itself in some significant legal trouble now that federal officials are investigating whether the company allegedly worked with firms that bribed foreign government officials into accepting Microsoft software contracts. Unnamed sources have told The Wall Street Journal that “lawyers from the Justice Department and the Securities and Exchange Commission are examining kickback allegations made by a former Microsoft representative in China, as well as the company’s relationship with certain resellers and consultants in Romania and Italy.”

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The world does not work on Puritan ethics. Bob_Robertson 0 658 Mar 20, 2013 9:01 AM

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