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Google Gets More Time for Book-Scan Settlement With Authors

Google Inc. and a group of publishers and authors got more time to negotiate a possible settlement of a lawsuit over the search-engine company’s digital reproduction of books.

“We are not there yet,” Michael Boni, a lawyer for the authors, told U.S. Circuit Judge Denny Chin in Manhattan today. “They are very complicated, complex issues, requiring us to delve into them in the dog days of summer.”