IN THE LOOP
- RH Refutes Rosetta's Claim to E-book Rights. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;5/7/2001, Vol. 248 Issue 19, p12
Focuses on the claim of Rosetta Books opposing Random House's (RH) request that a federal district court judge prevent the electronic book publisher to distribute electronic books for which Random holds the print rights. Response of RH to the claim of Rosetta; Overview of the reply brief of RH.
- Are Electronic Books "Books"? Goldberg, David; Kjellberg, Thomas // Publishing Research Quarterly;Fall2003, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p13
Discusses the case Random House Inc. versus RosettaBooks LLC which deals with publication rights of books. Details of the case; Laws and facts being disputed; Argument issued by Random House; Court ruling on the case.
- The Fight That Fizzled Can Still Cast Light. // Book Publishing Report;12/9/2002, Vol. 27 Issue 48, p1
Focuses on the settlement of the legal conflict between book publishers RosettaBooks and Random House in the U.S. Reference to ebook rights licensing; Impact of the conflict on the ebook publishing industry; Details of the settlement.
- Rosetta Gets Dozens of Random E-book Licenses. Reid, Calvis // Publishers Weekly;4/14/2003, Vol. 250 Issue 15, p10
Reports on the deal signed by Random House with Rosetta Books concerning electronic book publishing licenses. List of authors included in the licensed titles; Agencies that approved the licenses; Terms of the deal.
- 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.
- With The Judge On Its Side, RosettaBooks Plans To Increase Its Speed In Acquiring Electronic.... Holt, Karen Jenkins // Book Publishing Report;7/16/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 28, p4
Focuses on the legal battle between RosettaBooks and Random House over the acquisition of electronic rights to backlist titles. Victory of RosettaBooks in the case; Plans of Rosetta to pursue the rights to more backlist titles to turn into electronic books; Impact of the court decision on the...
- IN THE LOOP... // Book Publishing Report;7/23/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 29, p7
Reports on the appeal filed by Random House lawyer Harriette Dorsen to overturn a decision by the Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit allowing RosettaBooks to publish electronic versions of backlist titles in the United States. Claim on the misapplication of a precedent by Judge Sydney...
- Random House Copyright Infringement Case May Hinge On Defining 'Book'. // Book Publishing Report;03/05/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 10, p1
Reports the injunction filed by Random House against RosettaBooks' sale of backlist books electronic versions in New York. Argument on the right to publish the works in book form; Release of electronic versions of titles with rights; Issuance of an electronic book edition by Random House.
- Appeal In RosettaBooks Case Contends 'Most Reasonable' Standard Wasn't Reasonable After All. Holt, Karen Jenkins // Book Publishing Report;11/5/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 44, p6
Focuses on the litigation case of Random House (RH) versus RosettaBooks. Rejection of the request of RH for injunction on the publishing of electronic versions of backlist titles; Arguments of RH on the misapplication on the precedent on the licensing rights of copyrighted works.