Google Requests Hold On Book Settlement Hearings To Retool The Agreement

In the wake of last Friday’s objections to the Google Book lawsuit settlement, Google along with the two other parties that sued it, have asked the judge to delay further hearings on the settlement until an amended one can be put forth. Google, Authors Guild and the Association of American Publishers, made this request today in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

A copy of the request is here. For more background on the case, see our post from Friday: Department Of Justice Files Objections To Google Book Search Settlement.

Related Topics: Channel: Industry | Google: Book Search | Google: Business Issues | Google: Legal

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