Copyright Law Put to Test in Google Case

A lawsuit challenging Google's latest effort to digitize library books and make them searchable on the Internet will push intellectual property laws to their limit, say many copyright attorneys. The Google case could set a precedent in terms of how far copyright laws will bend to meet the demands of technology, says one specialist. "This is another one of the great cases over the last 10 to 15 years where technology is really trying to find its niche among the intellectual property rights laws."

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