[svlug] Windows Refund updates
jbs at quiotix.com
Tue Dec 4 18:57:01 PST 2001
J. Paul Reed wrote:
> Are there any goings on that I should know about before I suit up to do
> battle with Dell corporate? Any legal precedent that might help to know?
> Any historical precedent (there are a couple of references to Dell
> customers getting refunds, but those webpages are dead links every time
> I've encountered them).
It isn't exactly strong precedent because it is only a district court
ruling, but you might want to take a look at:
In that case, the court ruled that you can break off the software that
comes bundled with hardware and sell it off separately. That's not
quite as good as getting a refund, but it might be better than nothing.
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