Disney Sued Over 'Chicken Nugget Boy' Book Series

Law360, New York (August 19, 2011, 6:45 PM EDT) -- Student Solutions Inc. and author Kumar Sathy sued Disney Books imprint Hyperion in North Carolina on Thursday, claiming its "Super Chicken Nugget Boy" children's book series infringes Sathy's trademarked "The Chicken Nugget Man" series of children's books.

Sathy's suit, which also names "Super Chicken Nugget Boy" author Josh Lewis, claims the book series infringes his copyrighted work by containing substantial similarities to "Chicken Nugget Man" books, including characters, themes, settings, story lines and illustrations.

In addition to damages, the suit asks that Disney stop selling and...
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