Product placement problems

From the Register:

Last month Microsoft announced a partnership with CNN for its mid-term election night coverage, with Redmond providing tech for the news anchors to use.

Unfortunately, the anchors used their shiny Surface tablet to prop up or hide their Apple iPads.

On the surface, it's Microsoft. But behind it lies an iPad.

On the surface, it’s Microsoft. But behind it lies an iPad. Source: The Register.

Check out the full story, here.

You can just imagine Microsoft executives watching the TV with their heads ready to explode, screaming at the screen “Put away those iPads!

I wonder if there will be a discussion about a refund or a lawsuit for breach of contract?