Experience Details

Representation: Marvel Worldwide, Inc. v. Kirby, 756 F. Supp. 2d 461 (S.D.N.Y. 2011)
Haynes and Boone Team: Fleischer, David, Jacobson, Sarah
Services: Litigation/Trial Practice, Business Litigation
Description: Represented Marvel in action for declaration that notices issued by the heirs of comic book artist Jack Kirby seeking to terminate Marvel's copyright interests in numerous comic book characters appearing in Marvel comics were invalid on the ground that all of the characters at issue had been created as works made for hire not subject to termination rights created under the Copyright Act of 1976.