Stan Lee Media Blasts Disney's Fee Request In IP Row

Law360, New York (October 16, 2013, 2:09 PM EDT) -- Stan Lee Media Inc. told a Colorado federal judge Tuesday it should not be on the hook for nearly $500,000 in fees the Walt Disney Co. incurred fighting an SLMI infringement suit over the copyrights to several Marvel comics heroes, saying the amount Disney seeks is excessive.

SLMI on Tuesday told U.S. District Judge William Martinez it had a justifiable legal basis for its claim to the rights to Spider-Man, the X-Men and various characters comic artist Stan Lee created and that Disney — which had...
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