lawsuits

Marvel Settles With Gary Friedrich Over Ghost Rider Rights
Marvel Settles With Gary Friedrich Over Ghost Rider Rights
In what could only be considered a victory for Ghost Rider co-creator Gary Friedrich, Marvel Comics has apparently offered a settlement in his case against the publisher for ownership of the character. Friedrich's attorney informed a federal judge in New York that the creator and Marvel have worked out a deal to dismiss the lengthy case without having to go to trial. The details of that deal haven
Tony Moore Launches Second Lawsuit Against Robert Kirkman Over ‘Walking Dead’ Ownership
Tony Moore Launches Second Lawsuit Against Robert Kirkman Over ‘Walking Dead’ Ownership
For the second time in six months, artist Tony Moore has filed a lawsuit against former collaborator Robert Kirkman over The Walking Dead - but this time, he's looking for more than just unpaid royalties that he believes are owed to him.Moore's first lawsuit against Kirkman was filed in the Los Angeles Superior Court in February of this year, with the artist claiming that Kirkman had fraudulently
Producers Accuse Warner Bros. of Hiding ‘Smallville’ Profits in DC Comics
Producers Accuse Warner Bros. of Hiding ‘Smallville’ Profits in DC Comics
And the legal troubles surrounding Superman just keep coming for Warner Bros. Not only is the company in a never-ending battle over ownership for the character with the family of co-creator Jerry Siegel, but now it faces a new wrinkle in an entirely different lawsuit over royalties from the long-running Smallville TV show: Was DC Comics used as an excuse to shortchange the producers of the show by