Court Hands Huge Victory to Universities’ Digitization Efforts

Judge Baer noted that the plaintiff (The Authors Guild) repeatedly pointed out that “only 32” blind or otherwise “print-disabled” students had signed up for the program. That’s exactly the point, Judge Baer argued. This isn’t about stealing away your book sales, this is about protecting “minorities such as this that Congress sought to protect through enactments like the ADA [Americans With Disabilities Act].”