All published authors can apply to receive payments from Google under the agreement with the courts. Google is settling a class-action lawsuit involving copyright infringement from its program to digitize all U.S. books.

If you have a book published on or before January 5, 2009, register your book(s) here:

www.googlebookssettlement.com

If you do not find your books listed, you can add them yourself at the Google Settlement site using the ISBN number.

Deadline: January 5, 2010

Here’s an FAQ.