'Sex And The City' Writer Bushnell Sued Over Royalties

Law360, New York (February 15, 2012, 7:59 PM EST) -- “Sex and the City” author Candace Bushnell was sued Wednesday by a former business associate who claims she is cutting him out of a contract to pay a share of royalties from the lucrative film and television series.

Clifford Streit, a professional manager, claims Bushnell has reneged on a deal to provide him with a perpetual cut of royalties from the HBO series and later movies inspired by Bushnell's tale of four glamorous New York single women.

The movies alone have grossed hundreds of millions of...
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