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On Thursday Google Inc. won a dismissal in a long-running lawsuit by the US Authors Guild, which sued the search giant, alleging that its plans to create a digital library in essence amounted to copyright infringement.
Google has announced today they’ve been able to strike a deal with the Association of American Publishers, ending a 7-year spat between the two.
A federal appeals court sided with Google on Monday when it ruled to delay a court challenge to the company’s plans to build a vast digital library.
This week a settlement was reached with two French organizations: Society of Men Letters of France (SGDL) and the French Publishers' Association.
Five American universities participating in a program to digitize books are being sued by authors in the U.S., the U.K., Canada and Australia, claiming that they have obtained unauthorized scans of millions of copyright-protected manuscripts.
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