Microsoft Sues Online Test Prep Co. For Infringement

Law360, New York (July 29, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Microsoft Corp. is suing a U.K.-based online test preparation company for allegedly stealing questions the software giant uses on certification exams for information technology professionals.

In a suit filed Monday in the U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut, Microsoft accused operators of the Web site pass4sure.com of copyright infringement for allegedly using proprietary content in practice tests they sell online.

The suit named Manchester-based Test4Cert Ltd. and Freetech Services Ltd., a related entity based in Cardiff, Wales, along with several unknown defendants that Microsoft...
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