Googlebooks Settlement and Privacy
27 May 2010 | By  Rick Shera
Two posts in as many weeks on the Googlebooks settlement. No, I am not fixated … well, maybe just a little. But, I think that's understandable because, for me, this settlement ticks all my professional "interest" boxes.At 300+ pages, it is a hugely complex legal labyrinth requiring ... Read More →
Googlebooks Settlement and Privacy
27 May 2010 | By  Rick Shera
Two posts in as many weeks on the Googlebooks settlement. No, I am not fixated … well, maybe just a little. But, I think that's understandable because, for me, this settlement ticks all my professional "interest" boxes.At 300+ pages, it is a hugely complex legal labyrinth requiring ...
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What is wrong with the Googlebooks settlement?
What is wrong with the Googlebooks settlement?
20 May 2010 | By  Rick Shera
For the last 8 months or so, I've been providing pro bono assistance to the New Zealand Society of Authors in their objections to the Google Books settlement. The NZSA lodged an objection ...
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Tweeting to better writing
Tweeting to better writing
17 May 2010 | By  Rick Shera
Being a lawyer comes with an occupational defect - being too wordy. We can get a bit obsessed with having to cover every base, dot every i and cross every t. That often makes for ...
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