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Google announces settlement in long-running book copyright lawsuit

By Agence France-Presse
Thursday, October 4, 2012 12:02 EDT
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Google and the Association of American Publishers announced Thursday they reached a settlement in a long-running copyright case over books and journals digitized by the Internet giant.

The settlement “will provide access to publishers’ in-copyright books and journals digitized by Google for its Google Library Project” and “will end seven years of litigation,” they said a joint statement.

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