SwpatactEn

Association for competitive technology

[ Microsoft ]


Washington based lobbying association which works for Microsoft. Via the EU ruling against Microsoft they also joined the EU Microsoft lobbying family. ACT often unsuccessfully applies US lobbying strategies to the EU institutions. Their lobbying in favour of software patents is insubstancial and based on the belief that Microsoft needs patents.

ACT describes itself as a Small business Association with over 3000 members.

Lobbyists

Website

http://www.actonline.org/

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