It’s an important win as the company fights numerous regulatory battles

Google bests Oracle in copyright case.
Google bests Oracle in copyright case.
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By Scott Nover

58 mins ago

The Supreme Court ruled in favor of Google on Monday, finding that the Silicon Valley giant did not violate U.S. copyright law when it used a chunk of Oracle’s software code—Java SE’s application programming interface (API)—in developing its Android mobile operating system.