Released on August 14, 2009
Oprah Gail Winfrey… the richest African American of the 20th century… the most philanthropic African American of all time… and the world’s first black billionaire. And now – the first woman to be hit with a TRILLION dollar lawsuit – for alleged plagiarism. In today’s Write Report with Donna, we take a look behind the scenes of this latest and most amazing nexus where publishing meets big-ticket litigation.
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Links: Oprah sued for $1 trillion over alleged plagiarism; William Morris tells clients to opt out of Google settlement; Groups, including NY Times, urge court to vacate Salinger book injunction; Google Book Settlement website
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