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Interested in the details of the Google Settlement?

Wednesday, November 19th, 2008

Jonathan Band, a DC-based intellectual property lawyer, has produced an excellent distillation of the Google Library/Publisher/Author’s Guild settlement.  For those who are interested but not committed to reading the full 141 pages and 15 attachments, Jonathan’s summary is readable and a much more manageable 21 pages.  Thanks and congratulations to Jonathan for a great summary.

Google Settlement gets tentative court approval

Tuesday, November 18th, 2008

Yesterday, the NY Court judge overseeing the publishers/authors/Google settlement has given tentative approval to the deal.  More details are here.