Microsoft stock surges on ruling

Joe Barrera (
Tue, 23 Jun 1998 10:29:35 -0700


June 23 - Microsoft is the stock to watch early afternoon Tuesday. Shares in
the software giant are surging on news the U.S. Court of Appeals has
overturned an injunction against the company, CNBC reports.

THE APPEALS COURT overturned an injunction that prevented Microsoft - which
is a partner in MSNBC - from requiring computer manufacturers who use its
operating system to also use its Internet browser. In a broad ruling, the
appeals court decided 2-to-1 that a lower court was wrong in imposing the


Joseph S. Barrera III
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