Google Books Lawsuit Settles

According to Google, a settlement has been reached in the class action lawsuit filed against Google Book Search by a series of authors and publishers, including the Authors Guild and the Association of American Publishers.  For more information, click here to access Google’s announcement, including information on how Google Book Search will change based on the settlement agreement.  The agreement must still be approved and finalized by the Court.

You can read more about the lawsuit and the settlement in the Guardian’s article “Google Settles Dispute Over Online Books” and in the Chronicle of Higher Education’s article in their Wired Campus section.

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