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  1. Google Wins Book Lawsuit: Judge Rules Digitization Service 'Fair Use'

    This has been a long road and we are absolutely delighted with today's judgment," the firm said in a statement to Reuters. The Authors Guild said it would appeal the decision: "We disagree with and are disappointed by the court's decision today...

  2. YouTube Wins Case Against Viacom

    And Matthew Belloni of Reuters News Service quotes Eric Goldman, director of the High Tech Law Institute at Santa Clara University School of Law, who argues, "A lot of content owners want service providers to do more than the law requires.

  3. Blind Person Suing Target For No Alt Tags

    What started as a student suing this time last year, has now grown into a class action lawsuit that just received certification from a federal court judge in California, Reuters reported. District Court for the Northern District of...

  4. In the Case of Google's Dr. Kai-Fu Lee: California Judge Sides (For Now) with Microsoft

    The Associated Press, Reuters, and other sources report from that a California judge has sided with Microsoft and issued a, "tentative court ruling that would limit the search engine company's legal options for at least another three months...

  5. Google & GEICO Settle Dispute

    Geico, Google settle lawsuit from Reuters notes that Google and Geico have settled their dispute over ads linked to terms that are also GEICO's trademarks. District Court Judge Issues Written Decision in Geico v.

  6. Image & Multimedia Search Complaints

    RIAA threatens to sue Lycos over MP3 Reuters, March 25, 1999 --no longer online-- MP3 Search Engine Under Fire Reuters, March 24, 1999,1283,18688,00.html Previously, Kelly had won a ruling by a lower court that...

  7. Search Engines And Legal Issues

    Ask Jeeves denies infringing MIT professors' patents Reuters, Dec.17, 1999 The situation was resolved peacefully, but the article highlights the possible importance of the robots.txt file where a...