Beatty Seeks Green Light For Dick Tracy Suit

Law360, New York (June 10, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Actor Warren Beatty has asked the court overseeing media giant Tribune Co.'s Chapter 11 case to let his suit against a Tribune unit over movie and television rights to detective character Dick Tracy move forward, claiming that a district court in California is the best forum for the dispute.

Beatty lodged a motion in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware on Tuesday, asking Judge Kevin J. Carey to lift the automatic stay to allow Beatty to proceed with a suit he filed in...
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