John Steinbeck passed away in 1968, leaving behind a litigious set of heirs who have fought over the right to control his literary work for
Recently, Moppet Books, led by Frederik Colting and Melissa Medina, launched a series of so-called “learning guides” for children based on classic novels for adults.
Dr. Seuss Enterprises doesn’t want ComicMix LLC to publish Oh, The Places You’ll Boldly Go!, which borrows elements from Dr. Seuss’s iconic children’s books without
Remember when Arthur Conan Doyle’s heirs lost their “quixotic” quest to control Sherlock Holmes for 135 years in Klinger v. Conan Doyle Estate? Now the
Arthur Conan Doyle died 84 years ago, leaving behind the fictional Sherlock Holmes and real-life heirs that have demanded a toll from those who pay
In her latest novel, Fangirl, Rainbow Rowell makes an impassioned argument in favor of fanfiction through Cather Avery, a popular fanfiction writer and college freshman: