Latest Google Book Search Settlement Agreement Stories

2009-09-22 17:05:00

Consumer Watchdog Says Copyright Issues for Congress, Not Closed-door Deals SANTA MONICA, Calif., Sept.

2009-09-18 22:45:00

Warns That Major Issues Including Lack of Privacy Guarantees Remain Problematic SANTA MONICA, Calif., Sept. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumer Watchdog praised the U.S. Justice Department for objecting to the proposed Google Books settlement in a brief the department filed in U.S.

2009-09-16 10:48:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Any plan offered by Google meant to overcome objections to the proposed Google Books settlement must include a "binding agreement with the full force of law," Consumer Watchdog told the U.S. Justice Department today.

2009-09-10 09:58:00

Testimony Says Deal Violates Law, Is Anticompetitive And Raises Privacy Concerns WASHINGTON, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The proposed Google Books settlement should be rejected because it is anticompetitive, violates both U.S.

2009-09-08 09:28:00

Brief Argues Books Settlement Violates Both U.S. and International Copyright Law, is Anticompetitive WASHINGTON, Sept.

2009-09-04 11:12:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Writers Union announced today that it has joined the Open Book Alliance: a diverse coalition of writers' organizations, librarians, activists, legal scholars and corporations who object to the proposed Google Book Settlement.

2009-09-03 10:47:31

Retail giant Amazon has now joined in the battle against Google’s plan to launch a competitive digital book device, claiming that the deal would compromise copyright law and violate antitrust law.

2009-08-26 14:30:00

Library Scholar Peter Brantley and Antitrust Expert Gary Reback Spearhead Open Book Alliance to Protect Consumers and Competition in the Emerging Digital Book Market SAN FRANCISCO, Aug.

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