Agence France Presse (AFP) has sued Google for its Google News service. The company says that Google's online news aggregator is unauthorised grabbing content from AFP's website. This included AFP photographs, news headlines and story snippets.
AFP demands Google to pay a damage compensation of at least $17.5 million and to stop displaying AFP content on Google News.
More information at Reuters
Agence France Presse sues Google News
Posted on Saturday, March 19 2005 @ 13:36 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck