Judge sets deadline for amended Google book deal (AP via Yahoo! News)

Wednesday, October 7th, 2009

A federal judge set a Nov. 9 deadline Wednesday for submission of a revised agreement in the battle over Google Inc.’s effort to get digital rights to millions of out-of-print books. Then the debate over the fairness of the plan will resume.

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Google book debate back to the drawing board (AP via Yahoo! News)

Wednesday, October 7th, 2009

Lawyers on both sides are poised to continue their court battle over Google Inc.’s effort to get digital rights to millions of out-of-print books.

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Feds balk at Google book deal, hopes for changes (AP via Yahoo! News)

Saturday, September 19th, 2009

The U.S. Justice Department advised a federal judge Friday that a proposed legal settlement giving Google Inc. the digital rights to millions of out-of-print books threatens to thwart competition and drive up prices unless it’s revised.

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Google?s Plan for Out-of-Print Books Is Challenged (International Herald Tribune)

Saturday, April 4th, 2009

A legal settlement giving Google online rights to out-of-print orphan books is being challenged in court.

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