Writers' Representatives' literary agent Glen Hartley just phoned with the good news that a federal judge in NYC has rejected a deal between Google and lawyers for authors and publishers that would have let the gigantic search engine make money presiding over the world's largest digital library. This is good news for authors! Read more here. Writers' Reps has been on this case since day one. You can read Writers' Reps attorney Lyn Chu's objections to the settlement here.