Whole Industry Taking Sides As RosettaBooks Court Date Nears
- RANDOM HOUSE V. ROSETTA BOOKS. Adams, Caryn J. // Berkeley Technology Law Journal;Annual Review 2002, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p29
Focuses on the decision of the court over the Randon House versus Rosetta Book case. Conveyance of the right to publish the work of an eBook; Court denial over the motion of Randon House for a preliminary injunction against Rosetta; Failure of Randon House to establish a prima facie case of...
- Rosetta Defends Right to Release Disputed E-books. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;4/16/2001, Vol. 248 Issue 16, p12
Focuses on the lawsuit filed by Random House against Rosetta Books concerning the release of disputed electronic books. Charges against Rosetta; Defense raised by Rosetta's lawyers; Debate about who controls electronic rights.
- Ebooks boot up with court win. Bing, Jonathan // Variety;7/16/2001, Vol. 383 Issue 8, p8
Focuses on a case filed by publisher Random House against electronic books publisher RosettaBooks in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York. Verdict of Judge Sidney Stein on the case; Allegations against RosettaBooks.
- Rosetta, Random House Settle E-book Lawsuit. Zeitchik, Steven // Publishers Weekly;12/9/2002, Vol. 249 Issue 49, p9
Reports on the settlement of copyright infringement charges brought by Random House against Rosetta. Background on the case; Advantages of the settlement; Impact of the lawsuit on the business of Rosetta.
- Random Sues Rosetta Books over E-book Rights. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;3/5/2001, Vol. 248 Issue 10, p11
Reports on the lawsuit filed by Random House Inc. against Rosetta Books, an electronic book publisher, over alleged copyright infringement. Premise of the lawsuit; Books included in the lawsuit; Support shown by the National Writers Union and the Authors Guild for Rosetta.
- Rosetta Wins E-Book Battle. Rogers, Michael; Oder, Norman; Albanese, Andrew // Library Journal;8/1/2001, Vol. 126 Issue 13, p18
Reports on the ruling by a federal judge in New York that Rosetta Books did not infringe on the copyright of Random House Inc. in publishing electronic versions of Random House books. Impact on traditional print publishers; Random House's argument; Why Judge Sidney Stein sided with Rosetta Books.
- RH to Appeal Rosetta Ruling; Offers New E-Books. Reid, Calvin; Zeitchik, Steven // Publishers Weekly;7/23/2001, Vol. 248 Issue 30, p12
Focuses on the plan of publishing company Random House to appeal a court decision that denies a preliminary injunction to block RosettaBooks for selling its titles as electronic books. Justification for the court decision; Aim of the planned court appeal; Statement issued by Stuart Applebaum,...
- Writers' rights are expanded. Crawford, Tad // Writer (Kalmbach Publishing Co.);Nov2001, Vol. 114 Issue 11, p43
Discusses two legal cases which clarify writers' electronic rights to articles and books. New York Times Co. Inc., et al v. Tasini et al; Random House v. Rosetta Books LLC.
- Old Wine in New Bottles: New Uses for Previously Licensed Copyrighted Works. BERGER, ANDREW // Commercial & Business Litigation;Fall2010, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p1
The article discusses several court cases, namely, Bartsch versus Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc., Boosey & Hawkes Music Publishers, Ltd. versus Walt Disney Co., and Random House, Inc. versus Rosetta Books LLC, to discuss the new use issue where the license of a product fails to expressly authorize...