I have discussed here the significant issues of public access to judicial records raised by our motion for unsealing of the Joint Appendix in Rosetta Stone's appeal of the decision upholding Google's policies on keyword advertising. After we filed our reply brief on the unsealing, Google submitted a ten page brief asking for oral argument, most of which consisted of a response to our reply brief. Either Google is desperate for delay, or it thought our reply brief was devastating. Or both?
Here is our very short response.