Originally recorded on June 22nd, copyright attorney and publishing expert Lois Wasoff reviews important developments regarding the proposed settlement in the landmark class action lawsuit.
In a previous session, Wasoff outlines for publishers, authors and literary agents their options when it comes to deciding whether to participate or opt-out in the settlement (this session was recorded on April 14, 2009 before important dates changed: The opt-out date is now September 4, 2009 and the fairness hearing date is now October 7, 2009. Other details about the settlement remain the same.)
SharedBook has created
a community platform to facilitate
an independent discussion of the
proposed Google Books Settlement.