Thursday, October 30, 2008

Google & Amazon Lawsuits

Apparently the Google lawsuit has been settled, and they will be required to compensate the author for downloads of their work. For more details on that, go to:
Meanwhile, the Amazon/BookSurge Antitrust Lawsuit is still pending. Since Amazon enacted their policy of requiring that all digital books be printed through their company, Booksurge, they have created a monopoly and hurt many small publishers. For more information on this lawsuit, go to SPAN's website:


Donna McDine said...

Thanks for the valuable up to date information.


L. Diane Wolfe said...

Both came up in the past few days and thought I'd pass them along.

Also interesting to watch what happens with Barnes & Noble wanting to purchase Borders...