Google Images German Federal Court Entscheidung vom 29.04.2010, I ZR 69/08 With an English Introduction Zimbehl Philipp The long-awaited verdict by the German Federal Court of Justice towards Google image search has drawn much attention to the problem of copyright infringement by search engines on the Internet. In the past years the question has arose whether the listing itself in a search engine like Google can be an infringement of copyright. The decision is widely seen as one of the most important of the last years. With significant amount of effort, the German Fede- ral Court tried to balance the interests of the right holders and those of the digital reality. 340 periodical academic journal JIPITEC 1 3 2010 190 199 2190-3387 urn:nbn:de:0009-29-27985 zimbehl2010