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Booklovers Should Cheer Google’s Plan

Lex’s article on the Google Books settlement (June 19) requires correction. As an advocate for consumer rights and a former antitrust enforcer, I have taken a great interest in the debate surrounding the Google Books settlement. Overall I think the settlement enhances competition and opens new markets, and the criticisms Lex poses are simply off the mark.

Sir, Lex’s article on the Google Books settlement (June 19) requires correction. As an advocate for consumer rights and a former antitrust enforcer, I have taken a great interest in the debate surrounding the Google Books settlement. Overall I think the settlement enhances competition and opens new markets, and the criticisms Lex poses are simply off the mark.

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