Google Settles Publishers’ Lawsuit Over Book Offerings

Search engine giant Google yesterday announced that it had settled a pair of lawsuits that accused the company of copyright infringement, signaling a new chapter in how books could be read and purchased online.

Google said it would pay $125 million to end a fight with the Association of American Publishers and the Authors Guild, which had filed lawsuits after Google began scanning millions of works to the Web four years ago.

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Published in: on October 29, 2008 at 7:36 am  Leave a Comment  

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