Forget About: 'Let's Do Lunch' Now It's: 'I'll See You In Court'
- Publishers Settle with Textbook Pirates. T. G. // University Business;Dec2007, Vol. 10 Issue 12, p22
The article reports on the settlement of a lawsuit filed by three college textbook publishers against Walbooks, 123textbooks.com, Low Price, Reliable Book Service and Ram Kishore for selling educational textbooks that had not been authorized for U.S. release. The defendants of the lawsuit filed...
- Another uncontested suit won by Scientologists. // LJ: Library Journal;4/1/1975, Vol. 100 Issue 7, p628
Reports on a lawsuit won by Scientologists in their campaign against publishers of books claiming to expose the religion of Scientology in the United States. Amount to be awarded for libel and defamation damages; Publishers involved in the case.
- Publisher-defendants settle in Booksellers Association suits. // Association Management;Mar1997, Vol. 49 Issue 3, p9
Reports that a dispute concerning alleged unfair pricing practices, has been settled by the American Booksellers Association of Tarrytown, New York, and major book publishing companies. Details on the case; Details in the settlement.
- Creation and Evolution. // Education Digest;Apr1981, Vol. 46 Issue 8, p67
The article reports that the recent controversy in California over the teaching of creation and evolution ended in March with a Superior Court judge's decision--and both sides say they won. Judge Irving Perluss ruled that the teaching in public schools of evolution as a theory, according to...
- Broker-Attorney-Publisher Sues NASD Over Data. // On Wall Street;Jun2002, Vol. 12 Issue 6, p22
Reports on a lawsuit filed by former U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Attorney Edward A.H. Siedle against the National Association of Securities Dealers on hindering his publication of a directory. Content of the directory; Information on a letter to Siedle from Chief Counsel Richard...
- For Independents At BEA, The Glow Of Authors' Gratitude, The Glare Of Bottom-Line Concerns. // Book Publishing Report;06/11/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 24, p5
Reports on the lawsuit filed against American Booksellers Association (ABA) in the United States. Measures taken by ABA to settle the issue; Details of the lawsuit filed; Positive effects brought about by the lawsuit on the company.
- Google Gives Home To 'Orphan Books'. Munro, Neil // National Journal;5/9/2009, p16
This article states that a loose alliance of critics is trying to derail the legal settlement achieved by Google Inc. with book publishers and authors that would allow Google to electronically publish millions of copyrighted books in exchange for a revenue-sharing deal. The critics have found...
- Copyright Act Challenged. // Education Digest;May1980, Vol. 45 Issue 9, p62
This article reports that seven of the U.S. largest textbook publishers are testing the provisions of the revised Copyright Act, which went into effect in 1978. The defendant in the case is the Gnomon Corp., a Cambridge, Massachusetts, organization that runs a number of photocopying stores near...
- Litigation memos available. // Practical Accountant;Sep99, Vol. 32 Issue 9, p18
Announces the plan of the United States Internal Revenue Service to release litigation guideline memoranda issued between January 1, 1986 and October 20, 1998. Provision of information and instruction on litigation procedures and methods.