Whispers And Warnings For March 20th

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Apple CEO Ordered To Testify In E-Book Price Fixing Case
“Apple CEO Tim Cook has been ordered by U.S. District Judge Denise Cote to testify in the Justice Department’s antitrust case over alleged price fixing.”

Three publishers sue a university for (allegedly) photocopying textbooks for students
“Three of the world’s biggest publishers have taken legal action to halt textbook copying in India, a practice that is seen by many as crucial for the spread of education in the nation of more than one billion people…”

Supreme Court Upholds Reselling of Foreign Books
“If you’re the legal owner of a copy of a book or other work copyrighted under U.S. law, the Supreme Court says you have the right to resell or give it away, even if it was made overseas.”

Tulsa police officer sues publication, ex-girlfriend, alleging libel, invasion of privacy
“A Tulsa police officer has filed a lawsuit against a local publication claiming libel and invasion of privacy on allegations that it possessed a personal laptop computer containing compromising photographs of him…”

Warner Bros Fires Back At “Hobbit” Creator’s Estate & Publisher In $80M Case
“Warner Bros says a multimillion-dollar merchandising lawsuit from the estate of Lord of The Rings creator J.R.R. Tolkien and publisher HarperCollins has hurt it financially…”

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