🔖 A letter from the law firm representing the publishers in the litigation around Internet Archive's #ControlledDigitalLending and National Emergency Library. It summarize's the plantiff's position and reason for bringing the lawsuit.
Hachette Book Group, Inc. et al. v. Internet Archive, Case No. 1:20-CV-04160-JGK
https://storage.courtlistener.com/recap/gov.uscourts.nysd.537900/gov.uscourts.nysd.537900.81.0.pdf 🗒 annotated https://via.hypothes.is/https://storage.courtlistener.com/recap/gov.uscourts.nysd.537900/gov.uscourts.nysd.537900.81.0.pdf
As I understand the legal process, the court is considering whether to make a summary judgment based on the merits of briefs filed by each party. We're very early in the legal process.
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