Google gets extension to negotiate book scanning settlement

[JURIST] A judge for the US District Court for the Southern District of New York [official website] on Tuesday extended settlement negotiations for an additional two months in The Authors Guild et al v. Google Inc. [case materials], a copyright suit filed in 2005 over a Google [corporate website; Bloomberg backgrounder] initiative to scan and catalog books [Google Book Search website] to make them more accessible online. Google and the Authors Guild [advocacy website], a group representation authors and publishers,…

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