By John Solomon
How the government's punishing of the exposure of official wrongdoing can linger for years
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Dell Inc. is a multinational information technology corporation based in Round Rock, Texas, United States, that develops, sells and supports computers and related products and services. Bearing the name of its founder, Michael Dell, the company is one of the largest technological corporations in the world, employing more than 96,000 people worldwide. Dell is listed at #38 on the Fortune 500 (2010). Fortune also lists Dell as the #5 most admired company in its industry. - Source: Wikipedia
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Michael Dell is about to find out if other bidders think his company is worth more than he does.
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