'For employees who disclose compliance matters voluntarily, truthfully and fully ... and who cooperate unreservedly in investigating them, the executive board promises that it will not assert or enforce damage claims,' the company said.
Sanction relates to 2009 order for Microsoft to provide Web browser choice
Microsoft acknowledged failure to provide browser choice in Windows 7 introduction
EU has had a series of disputes with Microsoft
Judge said the jury erred in calculating damages for some of the devices in question, including some models of the Galaxy SII smartphone and Galaxy Tab tablet, and struck down as invalid the $450 million awarded to the Silicon Valley giant.
Apple had accused Samsung of illegally copying parts of its popular iPhone and iPad for the South Korean electronics giant's flagship Galaxy line of smartphones and tablets. The charges were denied by Samsung.