Bill gates wanted the top word processor on the market to be included in windows 95, and by 1994, that just happened to be his own word program, the microsoft corp co-founder testified monday in a $1 billion antitrust lawsuit filed by the creator of then-rival wordperfect. Bill gates faces microsoft monopoly lawsuit microsoft corp chairman bill gates listens during the company's annual shareholders meeting nov 15 previously reached a $536 million settlement with microsoft on other antitrust claims involving its netware operating system. Microsoft on friday told shareholders that it has settled a lawsuit brought last year against former ceos steve ballmer and bill gates, the company's board of directors and other top executives over a $732 million fine that european union antitrust regulators slapped on the firm in 2013. On may 18, 1998, the department of justice filed antitrust charges against microsoft (nasdaq:msft ) the charges were brought to determine whether microsoft's bundling of other programs into its operating system constituted monopolistic actions the suit was brought following the browser wars. Us v microsoft: timeline a little hazy on events 1999: a leaked microsoft memo blames the press for focusing on bill gates rather than the facts of the trial south carolina drops out of the antitrust lawsuit against microsoft, saying there was sufficient competition in the internet. (idg) -- wendy goldman rohm's best-selling book the microsoft file: the secret case against bill gates has garnered plenty of attention since hitting the shelves in late august.
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Court's findings of fact indicative of microsoft's assessment of the situation is the fact that, in a 1996 presentation to the firm's executive committee 119 representatives from ibm and microsoft, including bill gates.