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The Book Rights Registry in the Google Book Settlement

Jonathan Band

Title:
The Book Rights Registry in the Google Book Settlement
Author(s):
Band, Jonathan
Date:
Type:
Articles
Department:
Law
Volume:
34
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Book/Journal Title:
Columbia Journal of Law & the Arts
Abstract:
Copyright law poses a significant challenge to any effort to create a comprehensive digital database of published books. Approximately eighty percent of these millions of titles are still under copyright. The tremendous amount of time, transaction costs and uncertainty relating to clearing the rights to so many works is overwhelming.
Subject(s):
Intellectual property
Intellectual property
Copyright
Actions and defenses
Dispute resolution (Law)
Google Library Project
Copyright clearinghouses
Conference papers and proceedings
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Suggested Citation:
Jonathan Band, 2011, The Book Rights Registry in the Google Book Settlement, Columbia University Academic Commons, http://hdl.handle.net/10022/AC:P:13807.

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