Monthly Archives: January 2015

HathiTrust update

Authors Guild v. HathiTrust appears to be settling the sole remaining claim — whether there were any plaintiffs left (after the Authors Guild was rejected as a plaintiff) to challenge the library preservation copying uses of HathiTrust Links: stipulation / settlement, Jan. 6, 2015 (SDNY) (PDF) Authors Guild press release

GSU update

As predicted, the 11th Circuit declined the opportunity to grant an en banc review in the GSU case (Cambridge University Press v. Patton/Becker). [An en banc review is a review by all the judges of the Circuit, of a decision by a normal appellate panel of 3 judges.] The next decision