Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Judge Rejects Google’s Paid Journalist Disclosure

In early August, Judge William Alsup, who is presiding over the courtroom battle between Google and Oracle, ordered both companies to provide legal disclosures of all paid and incentivized relationships with journalists. Alsup requested the disclosures, which were required as a result of his belief that the technology giants may have intentionally compromised press coverage, include a list of all journalists and bloggers who were “possibly influenced by financial relationships.” Read more at