Google to Subpoena Net Firms in Copyright Lawsuits

Google Inc. will subpoena information from Yahoo Inc., Microsoft Corp. and Inc. to help fight copyright lawsuits over its book-scanning project. Google, the world's most-used search engine, is seeking information on rival projects by the companies, including book lists, costs, estimated sales, dealings with publishers and possible benefit or harm to copyright owners, according to papers filed in U.S. District Court in New York.

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