Game Co. THQ Wants $4M Tattoo IP Claim Out Of Ch. 11 Vote

Law360, Wilmington (June 26, 2013, 10:15 PM EDT) -- Bankrupt video game maker THQ Inc. said Wednesday that for purposes of voting on its Chapter 11 plan, it wants to temporarily reduce to zero a $4 million claim from a tattoo artist who sued the company for using an image of a fighter he had inked in several mixed martial arts titles.

Tattoo artist Christopher Escobedo claims that THQ violated his copyright for a lion tattoo inked into Ultimate Fighting Championship fighter Carlos Condit's rib cage when it used his image in two games. But...
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