May 21, 2022

Library Copyright Alliance and EFF File Second Amicus Brief in Authors Guild v. HathiTrust Case

This brief is in support of the HathiTrust motion for a summary judgement. It was written by Jonathan Band.

Members of the Library Copyright Alliance are ALA, ARL, and ACRL. The EFF (Electronic Frontier Foundation) is also listed on the brief.

Direct to Brief (24 pages; PDF)

See Also: Parties File For Summary Judgement in Authors Guild/HathiTrust Lawsuit (Documents and Analysis) (July 3, 2012)

See Also: LCA Filed Their First Amicus Brief in April

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