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Submission + - EU hides Microsoft contracts

Elektroschock writes: "Marco Cappato, a Liberal member of the European Parliament wanted to inspect the EU contracts with Microsoft. His request was denied

because ...the divulgation of those information could jeopardize the protection of commercial interest of Microsoft. Acknowledging that the divulgations of the records are not backed by a clear public interest, the Secretariat general concludes that the protection of Microsoft's commercial interests, being one of the commercial partners of the European institutions, prevails on the divulgation for the public interest

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