Posted on 02/28/2019 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Back in January, the New York Times reported that the producers of Aaron Sorkin’s To Kill a Mockingbird play had...

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Posted on 01/26/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The company behind the Broadway adaptation of To Kill A Mockingbird has blocked a different touring production of the novel...

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Posted on 01/25/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The author of the young-adult novel Thirteen Reasons Why, now a popular Netflix show, has filed a defamation lawsuit over...

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Posted on 01/16/2019 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A bestselling fantasy author has accused her soon-to-be-ex-husband of poisoning her. Sherrilyn Kenyon had sought medical tests to figure out...

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Tagged As: Fantasy, Lawsuit

Posted on 01/14/2019 at 02:52 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

An indie publisher filed a trademark-infringement lawsuit against Netflix on Friday. Chooseco LLC, publisher of the Choose Your Own Adventure...

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Posted on 12/13/2018 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Literary Hub summarizes the latest installment of the biggest book stories of 2018 succinctly: “from lawsuits to lawsuits.” The drama...

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Posted on 10/16/2018 at 11:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A literary-rights organization has filed a lawsuit against the president. PEN America is arguing that some of Donald Trump’s official...

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Tagged As: Lawsuit, Politics

Posted on 08/22/2018 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The real-life Wolf of Wall Street has ceded some ground in the battle over book royalties, according to Bloomberg. Jordan...

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Tagged As: Lawsuit, Memoir

Posted on 07/09/2018 at 12:36 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A controversial German author is taking a subsidiary of Random House to court. Thilo Sarrazin has made a name for...

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Tagged As: Lawsuit

Posted on 07/03/2018 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A judge has dismissed a copyright-infringement lawsuit against Emma Cline, author of The Girls. Cline’s ex-boyfriend, Chaz Reetz-Laiolo, filed the...

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Tagged As: Lawsuit