Marvel Suing to Keep Rights to ‘Avengers’ Characters From Copyright Termination

The complaints, which The Hollywood Reporter has obtained, come against the heirs of some late comic book geniuses including Stan Lee, Steve Ditko, and Gene Colan. The suits seek declaratory relief that these blockbuster characters are ineligible for copyright termination as works made for hire. If Marvel loses, Disney would have to share ownership of characters worth billions. – Eriq Gardner, The Hollywood Reporter » https://ift.tt/3i5oxm1