Well, it's [link|http://www.infoworld.com/article/06/03/30/76977_HNintervene_1.html| IW] but they're just reporting..
US diplomats intervene in Microsoft EU case
The action came as the company's top lawyers arrived in Brussels to make a final attempt to convince regulators not to impose daily fines

By Paul Meller, IDG News Service
March 30, 2006 \t

As it makes a final effort during two days of hearings to avert daily fines of up to \ufffd2 million ($2.4 million) in its ongoing antitrust fight with the European Commission, Microsoft (Profile, Products, Articles) has received sympathy, if not support, from a powerful friend: The U.S. government.


Slimy lying creeps. They can't even spel 'cooperate'.