ZDNET: "Last week, the Justice department relaxed its stance in the remedy phase of its case against Microsoft. According to a
recent news report, the Justice Department informed Microsoft this week that it would not pursue the tying
issue--essentially whether the integrating of Microsoft's Internet Explorer browser with the Windows 95 and 98
operating systems was illegal. The DOJ said in a statement that it was taking these steps "in an effort to obtain
prompt, effective and certain relief for consumers."
September 13, 2001