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Google should pay authors for scanned books, US appeals court told

Google Inc`s massive effort to scan millions of books for a digital library violates copyright law, illegally depriving authors of licensing fees, royalties and sales, a lawyer for a group of authors told a U.S. appeals court on Wednesday.

Dec 04, 2014, 09:57 AM IST

Google wins case against authors over copying book extracts for online library

A US Court has dismissed a lawsuit against Google by authors who have accused it of digitally copying millions of books for an online library without permission.

Nov 15, 2013, 11:34 AM IST

Google prevails over authors in digital books case

Google Inc on Thursday won the dismissal of a lawsuit by authors who accused it of digitally copying millions of books for an online library without permission.

Nov 14, 2013, 23:16 PM IST

Judge grants more time to ink Google Books pact

A US judge today gave Google more time to work out a deal with book authors and publishers to put digitized works into an online library.

Jul 20, 2011, 08:45 AM IST