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  • Fair Use’s Endless Defense: An Update on the Google Books Litigation

    Fair Use’s Endless Defense: An Update on the Google Books Litigation

    On October 16, the Second Circuit issued its decision in Authors Guild v. Google, affirming Google’s fair use defense against Authors Guild’s claim of copyright infringement of the Google Books search engine. Background This is the...

  • Google Books Litigation Update

    The advent of mass digitization via Google Books has ignited a series of copyright-related actions filed by book publishers and authors. There are two issues: whether Google and the owners of affiliated digital libraries are...