IP Suit Over Google Book Project Won't Pause For Appeal

Law360, Washington (August 30, 2012, 6:21 PM EDT) -- A New York federal judge on Wednesday refused to stall a long-running book digitization spat between Google Inc. and a group of authors while awaiting a Second Circuit class certification appeal, saying the seven-year dispute has gone on long enough.

U.S. Circuit Judge Denny Chin, who presides over the case in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, said Google's request to pause proceedings pending its appeal against class certification was unwarranted and would significantly delay the case, which has finished discovery...
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