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Google Spending Millions To Notify Authors And Publishers

Discussion in 'Google' started by malcolm1, Mar 4, 2009.

  1. #1
    Hello..

    Google is now in this position with the settlement of the Google Book Search Copyright Class Action lawsuit against its book scanning project.
    As part of the settlement, Google has set up a $125 million fund to settle claims

    Complete Story at Search Engine Land

    What are your thoughts...??

    thx
    malcolm
     
    malcolm1, Mar 4, 2009 IP
  2. vithca

    vithca Guest

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    I think, as is the case with most of these class action suits, that the lawyers will make all the money and the authors will get a few cents.
     
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    I do believe vithca is bang on target.
     
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  4. malcolm1

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    yea lawyers can get expensive even if they lose the case they still want paid... :)

    Laterz
    malcolm
     
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