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This Court has been asked to endorse the proposed Consent Decree between the Department of Justice and Microsoft without being provided with any of the information upon which a meaningful determination under the Tunney Act could be based. 59 Fed. Reg. 59,426, 59,427 (Nov. 17, 1994). At the September 29, 1994 hearing on this matter, the Court referred to this issue, noting that in the book Harddisk, 2 Microsoft was said “time after time” to predatorially preannounce products “with the intent [to] freeze other people from coming out with their product.” Tr. Continue reading