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The American Society of Media Photographers, a photographers' trade association, filed a class action copyright infringement lawsuit against Google today.
The ASMP charges that the search engine failed to obtain legal authorization from the group's member photographers before scanning, reproducing, and storing their work as part of Google's Library Project.
The federal court in the existing copyright infringement lawsuit filed by authors against Google denied ASMP's request to join their still pending class action over the Google Library Project.
According to the plaintiffs' lead attorney James McGuire from Mishcon de Reya New York LLP, "this case is about fairness and compensation."
McGuire argued that "it's only right that if someone uses something you create, you should be paid for it."
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