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Supreme Court Rules That Copyright Law Does Not Protect Publishers Online and in Discount Stores

Good news for the folks at Ebay

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WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that textbooks and other goods made and sold abroad can be re-sold online and in discount stores without violating U.S. copyright law. The outcome was a huge relief to eBay, Costco and other businesses that trade in products made outside the U.S.