Appeals Court Remands Part Of Citizen Kane Case

Law360, New York (June 1, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- An appeals court has remanded a lower court ruling that said the daughter of legendary filmmaker Orson Welles didn't have a right to an accounting of royalties she claimed she was owed from the profits of Citizen Kane.

A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit on Wednesday sent a portion of the case back to the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California.

Beatrice Welles, the daughter of screenwriter, filmmaker, and actor Orson Welles, filed suit in 2003...
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