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Comics in the law

Lyman Edward Cook

Comics in the law

by Lyman Edward Cook

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Universal publishers in [Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Law -- Anecdotes, facetiae, satire, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Lyman E. Cook ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLAW
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 p. l., 120 p.
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6374335M
    LC Control Number38023347
    OCLC/WorldCa6534577

      Yesterday, it was part of the law of the land, thanks to a Spidey-themed Supreme Court decision. In Kimble v. Marvel Entertainment, SCOTUS tackled a patent-royalty dispute over a real-life toy version of Spider-Man’s web-shooters. Did you know that there’s a law on the Canadian books that can land the owner of comics that depict crime in jail? From contemporary crime to even your favorite superhero book, Global News’ Elton Hobson talks about one of the remaining enforceable vestiges of Canada’s own great comics scare of the s and s. The “Fulton Bill” was established with the .

      He’s still at it and, in addition to his long-running column “The Law Is a Ass” has sold stories to DC, Marvel, Innovation, Now Comics, Comico, Kitchen Sink and others; as .   The 'Comic Book Nerd Lawyers!': The Two-Way The creators of the blog Law and the Multiverse explore the legal issues of the superhero set. They say their dip into the world of fantasy can offer.

    Genre/Form: Anecdotes Humor: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Cook, Lyman Edward, Comics in the law. [Chicago], [Universal Publishers], [©]. The Comic Book Legal Defense Fund (“CBLDF”), a New York-based non-profit organization, provides legal defense for comic artists, collectors, distributors, and retailers who face civil and/or criminal penalties for the creation, sale, and ownership of comics, cartoons, graphic novels, and .


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