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Time Warner Loses Superman Copyright to Creator's Family



by John M. Conley
Robinson, Bradshaw & Hinson, P.A. - Charlotte Office

Nichelle N. Levy
Robinson, Bradshaw & Hinson, P.A. - Charlotte Office

July 11, 2008

Previously published on June 2008

In a decision that has implications for both comic book fans and everyone who deals with copyrighted material, a federal court in Los Angeles has held that most of the copyright interests in the Superman character have been successfully recaptured by the family of the Man of Steel's creator.


 

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