Celebrities and notable figures who have recently passed away Lee had suffered several illnesses over the last year or so -- he had a pneumonia and vision issues. … [Read more...] about Stan Lee, Marvel comics creator, has died at 95, AP confirms
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"There has been a comic book store in Oak Lawn since I was a baby," he wrote. "It’s where I grew up. But the store needs someone there who will love it and take care of it the way I can’t anymore." … [Read more...] about Comic Book Store Owner Holds Contest to Give Away Store
Since 2013, Russia has also implemented a so-called “gay propaganda law,” which places restraints on portrayals of LGBTQ relationships as equal to heterosexual unions. Although it is not illegal to be gay in Russia, activists have argued the law has had a negative impact on the country. … [Read more...] about Russia Censors ‘Deadpool’ Comic Book for Promoting Nazi Extremism
First, the Court found that issue before the 10th Circuit was substantively identical to the issue decided against SLMI in the 9th Circuit, namely, SLMI’s lack of ownership interest in the Marvel characters. In particular, the earlier decision by the 9th Circuit found SLMI’s claims of copyright ownership to be “simply implausible” because SLMI never produced any content related to the comic book characters, did not attempt to license the characters and in the years between 1998 and 2007, while Marvel and other entities continually profited from the copyrighted characters, never once asserted or attempted to enforce its claimed ownership rights in those characters. … [Read more...] about Is the Comic Book Character Copyright Infringement Saga Finally Over?
“She’s not grim or embittered about the fact that she’s not like everyone else,” creator Charles Soule, an attorney, says of the star of his series, who is also something of a green giant and seeks to achieve work-life balance. “She celebrates it, and that makes a person strong whether they happen to be a 7-foot-tall gal who can bench-press a bus or not.” … [Read more...] about Meet She-Hulk, heroine of new comic book series who can bench-press a bus and runs her own law firm