Microsoft caught stealing fonts again?
Microsoft caught stealing fonts yet again
, this time for the upcoming Windows Vista. “The European Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market denied Microsoft the registration of a trademark for the “Segoe
” font for its upcoming Vista OS. “Segoe” has been found absolutely identical to Linotype’s Frutiger Next
Full and exciting ruling available here in pdf
, Ars Technica article here
To Microsoft’s credit, they at least try and copy nice fonts, that’s always something.