Objections and Responses to the Google Books Settlement: A Report

55 Pages Posted: 14 May 2010 Last revised: 27 Oct 2012


This report collects information about the objections raised to the proposed settlement in the Authors Guild v. Google litigation. The report breaks the objections down into distinct, categorized issues. Each issue is illustrated with a representative quotation from an objection filed with the court. This is version 2.0 of this report, which incorporates changes made in the amended settlement and the responses provided by the parties in support of the settlement.

Keywords: Google Books, Google Books settlement, Authors Guild v. Google

JEL Classification: K00, K21, K41

Suggested Citation

Grimmelmann, James and Grimmelmann, James, Objections and Responses to the Google Books Settlement: A Report. NYLS Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09/10 #39, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1607423 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1607423

James Grimmelmann (Contact Author)

Cornell Tech ( email )

2 West Loop Road
New York, NY 10044
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Cornell Law School ( email )

Myron Taylor Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853-4901
United States

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