Harlan Ellison Reverses Course On 'In Time' IP Suit

Law360, New York (November 30, 2011, 4:47 PM EST) -- Famed science fiction writer Harlan Ellison moved on Monday to call off his suit alleging copyright infringement by the makers of the recent sci-fi film “In Time,” which Ellison had originally claimed was a ripoff of one of his short stories.

Ellison decided to abandon the suit after seeing the film, according to a joint statement from Ellison and the producers of "In Time."

"After seeing the film 'In Time,' Harlan Ellison decided to voluntarily dismiss the action. The parties wish each other well and have...
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Case Information

Case Title

Kilimanjaro Corporation v. New Regency Productions Inc et al

Case Number



California Central

Nature of Suit



John F. Walter

Date Filed

September 14, 2011

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