Posted on November 28, 2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It's the lawsuit that never ends. A class-action suit accusing Amazon and the Big Five publishers of price-fixing, which was...

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Posted on November 21, 2022 at 1:36 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Penguin Random House’s deal to buy Simon & Schuster is quite likely off. The New York Times reports that Simon...

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Posted on November 14, 2022 at 2:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We already knew, of course, that a judge had ruled against Penguin Random House's bid to buy fellow publishing house...

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Posted on November 1, 2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The US Department of Justice has prevailed — at least this time — in its antitrust suit against two large...

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Tagged As: Lawsuit, Publishing

Posted on October 26, 2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A great-niece of Doctor Zhivago author Boris Pasternak has lost her copyright infringement case against a fellow Zhivago enthusiast. Anna...

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Tagged As: Lawsuit, The Guardian

Posted on August 31, 2022 at 11:40 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A Virginia judge has dismissed a lawsuit attempting to have two books ruled as obscene. But, as Slate reports in...

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Posted on August 31, 2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Who is the Queen of Crime? If you ask Agatha Christie's literary estate, it is she — and only she....

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Tagged As: Lawsuit, The Bookseller

Posted on August 22, 2022 at 12:43 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It's time to wait for the verdict in the Department of Justice's antitrust case against a proposed Penguin Random House...

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Posted on August 10, 2022 at 10:38 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Alliance of Independent Authors has a lot of news that will likely make your eyes roll in its weekly...

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Posted on August 6, 2022 at 4:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It's never great to hear about books and bookstores facing intense opposition, but the silver lining in these two stories...

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