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Maverick in a Twilight Contract Blood Bath

On February 25, 2011 By Jenn Weizenecker

The Twilight franchise has grossed almost $800 million, and Nanette Shipley alleges she has not gotten a fair share of this blood bank. Nanette filed a lawsuit in LA superior court claiming that Maverick Films did not pay her what she was owed for being the literary scout who discovered the books with [...]

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Monday Morning JETLawg

On February 21, 2011 By JETLaw

In the news. . .

J.R.R. Tolkien estate threatens lawsuit over upcoming book featuring Tolkien as a character.

Literary “scout” sues over right to be paid for discovering “Twilight.”

Boarders bankruptcy petition lists creditors that include Sony Music Entertainment and Universal Music Group.

Congress wants to shut down “rogue” [...]

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Monday Morning JETLawg

On July 5, 2010 By JETLaw

In the news…

Elena Kagan’s record indicates she might be friendly to entertainment cases.

Finland becomes first country in the world to make broadband a legal right for every citizen.

Supreme Court decides patent door should stay open for those creating new business methods.

Alleged “Twilight” [...]

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Breaking Dawn: A Breakthrough or Repeat?

On August 12, 2009 By JETLaw

*SPOILER ALERT: THIS BLOG CONTAINS REFERENCES TO BREAKING DAWN, THE FINAL BOOK IN THE TWILIGHT SAGA*

Author Jordan Scott recently accused Stephenie Meyer, acclaimed author of the hit Twilight saga, of plagiarizing Scott’s The Noctourne in Meyer’s Breaking Dawn (the final book in the Twilight series).

Meyer’s Breaking Dawn tells the story of modern-day vampires [...]

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