Ebooks and the Department of Justice

As fast as an ebook can download, lawsuits are filed in court. Writers and readers can get caught in the crossfire.

On Tuesday, Therese Poletti of  The Wall Street Journal’s Market Watch wrote a commentary on the recent ebook skirmish:
“Do you have a favorite neighborhood bookstore that has managed to survive the turmoil in the book business?

It could end up on the endangered list or eventually shuttered, along with every other physical bookseller still operating in the U.S., if the Department of Justice’s current proposed settlement on allegations of price fixing in electronic books goes through.”  Click here for rest of article.


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