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author's guild


Authors Guild appeals decision in Google Books copyright suit

The trade association for authors appeals a judge's decision to dismiss its lawsuit against the Web giant for scanning and digitizing millions of books without copyright holders' permission.

By December 30, 2013


Google asks court to ax book-scanning suit from Authors Guild

In its latest brief, the search giant argues that the matter should be decided on a per-book basis rather than as a whole.

By November 12, 2012


Authors guild says 'one big step closer to justice'

Organization ready to move forward on Google Books lawsuit, according to its blog.

By June 1, 2012


Author Turow fears DOJ Apple suit would empower Amazon

The Authors Guild president dubs Amazon "Darth Vader," arguing in an op-ed that a trustbuster suit against Apple could lead to the demise of brick-and-mortar booksellers.

By March 22, 2012


Authors Guild: We don't want to be the RIAA

Google's settlement with authors and publishers was agreed to by plaintiffs because they thought a legal victory would not necessarily end copyright infringement.

By February 5, 2010


Authors Guild: Contracts forced Amazon to flip on Kindle

Guild's director said big book publishers were pressuring Amazon to make changes to Kindle 2's text-to-speech feature. Publishers' contracts also prompted retailer to relent.

By March 2, 2009


Google reaches $125 million settlement with authors

Settlement with the Authors Guild and a group of publishers enables authors and publishers to receive compensation for online access to their works.

By October 28, 2008


Buzz Out Loud 909: The 404 hacks Natali's computer

While I got a little steamed at the Author's Guild, and Natali essentially admitted she's a runaway bride, the big event in this show is the possessed computer.

By February 11, 2009


Google vs. the Authors Guild

By September 22, 2005


Authors Guild sues Google over library project

Group calls the search king's scanning and digitizing of library books "massive" copyright infringement.

By September 20, 2005