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Google Books decision: good, but only second best?
IPKat (2013)
  • Martin Husovec, International Max Planck Research School for Competition and Innovation

Judge Denny Chin's Google Books ruling sparked a considerable amount of welcome reaction. It is submitted that everybody, not just Google, will now greatly benefit from broader fair use defence, that it is a “huge victory for online innovation” and a “big win for libraries and researchers”. But is the decision really the first best outcome?

  • google books,
  • fair use,
  • copyright
Publication Date
Winter November, 2013
Citation Information
Martin Husovec. "Google Books decision: good, but only second best?" IPKat (2013)
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