Group of authors opposes Google book settlement

[IDG] More than two dozen authors and publishers have filed an objection to a proposed settlement that would allow Google to digitize and sell millions of books, saying that the agreement ignores important privacy rights of readers and writers.Without stronger privacy safeguards, Google employees, third parties or the U.S. government could obtain lists of the books people have purchased and read, the authors and publishers said in a court filing.
http://www.computerworld.com/s/article/9137706/Group_of_authors_opposes_Google_book_settlement
http://www.computerworld.com.au/article/317776/

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