Stan Lee Sues POW! Entertainment for $1 Billion

Stan Lee reportedly slaps POW! Entertainment with $1B fraud lawsuit

Stan Lee reportedly slaps POW! Entertainment with $1B fraud lawsuit

Entertainment, filing a $1 billion lawsuit saying he was taken advantage when he was in an emotionally and physically fragile state. CEO Shane Duffy and co-founder Gill Champion didn't disclose the terms of the deal to him before it closed. Entertainment for fraud and conversion, claiming the company and two of its officers conspired to steal his identity, name and likeness in a "nefarious scheme" involving a "sham" sale to a Chinese company.

Lee, 95, co-created iconic comic-book characters such as Spider-Man, the X-Men and Black Panther for Marvel Comics, and makes regular cameo appearances in the ongoing movie spin-offs. "Defendants, and each of them, knew that their objective was unlawful and they meant to aid each other in achieving that unlawful objective". According to the suit, Lee has macular degeneration - which causes deteriorating eyesight. In the case, taking advantage of Lee's macular degeneration and subsequently impaired sight to get him to sign away exclusive rights to use his name to Camsing International Holding, a Hong Kong-based company that acquired POW! previous year.

Lee's purported complaint alleges that Lee signed a fraudulent contract with POW!, granting them exclusive rights to his name, though the suit claims Lee negotiated a non-exclusive agreement.

Piers Morgan Tears Shreds Off Meghan Markle's Sister Live On Television
Samantha Markle stood her ground to say that she was only being protective of her father who had been picked on by the media. But the half-sister of Meghan Markle appeared for a Skype interview with the British host and got more than she expected.

Iran Giving Diplomacy Second Chance: FM Zarif
They expect West Texas Intermediate, the most commonly cited United States contract, to trade $6 below the price of Brent in 2019. His remarks drew chants of "Death to America!" from those gathered for Friday prayers in Tehran.

Malaysian PM says he'll stay in office for 1-2 years
Mahathir sacked and jailed Anwar on charges of sodomy and corruption. "We have discussed this together and we hope that under Dr. News broke in 2015 that about $700 million allegedly stolen from 1MDB had made its way into Najib's personal bank accounts.

The suit notes the death last year of Joan B. Lee, the plaintiff's wife of 70 years. If someone had read the document to Lee, the suit adds, "he would not have knowingly signed it". The complaint also states that Camsing was given access to his Twitter, Facebook, Instagram accounts against Lee's wishes. "Lee has yet to provide anyone with the exclusive right to use his identity, image, name and likeness".

Lee is in the news again with a new law suit, for 1 billion dollars, against POW!

TheWrap has reached out to Camsing for comment on the suit.

Recommended News

  • Woman fired after baking laxatives into brownies to give to coworker

    Woman fired after baking laxatives into brownies to give to coworker

    The company intervened, confiscated the suspect brownies and called police before the brownies could be eaten, Hart said. Officers questioned the woman, who denied putting anything illicit into the mix, the Saline Post reported .
    High levels of workplace exercise linked to early death

    High levels of workplace exercise linked to early death

    They rounded up 17 studies with regards to this matter from which they pooled data on 193,696 participants. The studies they added considered majorly the lifestyle aspects of smoking and alcohol consumption, etc.
    Google WiFi Will Now Show Which Devices Have Poor Connections

    Google WiFi Will Now Show Which Devices Have Poor Connections

    The company writes: "In the past month alone, we saw an average of 18 connected devices on each Google Wifi network, globally". Rolling out today, Network Check helps users measure how each individual device is performing on your Wi-Fi network.
  • Al Horford's Sister Tweets NSFW Message For JR Smith

    Al Horford's Sister Tweets NSFW Message For JR Smith

    The play caused a scuffle between the two teams, with Smart getting in the face of Smith before the officials broke them apart. Smith pushed Al Horford while he was up in the air as he was going for a dunk.
    Trader's Roundup: Colony Northstar Inc (CLNS)

    Trader's Roundup: Colony Northstar Inc (CLNS)

    A performance measure used to estimate the efficiency of an investment or to compare the ability of some different investments. Financial specialists have a propensity for following stock value levels in connection to their 52-week high and low levels.
    Target cuts delivery fee by nearly  half

    Target cuts delivery fee by nearly half

    Monday through Friday and we'll deliver your box to your door the next day for just $2.99, or free for REDcard purchases. The big-box retailer on Tuesday said its next-day delivery service called Target Restock is going nationwide this week.
  • Man United made £400k more than City

    Man United made £400k more than City

    Mohamed Salah of Liverpool pose for a photo with his Premier League Golden Boot award. "I think we played fantastic football". Hoedt had another chance in the 25th minute but dragged wide at the far post following Tadic's latest set-piece delivery.

    Applied Materials (AMAT) Shares Bought by Strategic Wealth Advisors Group LLC

    BidaskClub upgraded Applied Materials from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research report on Saturday, January 20th. Using similar companies and price based ratios we generated a valuation of $39.93 (USD) for Applied Materials, Inc .
    Qatar Reportedly Helping DC Metro Stay Open Late for Capitals-Lightning Game

    Qatar Reportedly Helping DC Metro Stay Open Late for Capitals-Lightning Game

    Less than two minutes after Kucherov's goal, Tampa Bay made it 3-0 when defenseman Victor Hedman scored off a wrist shot. Coach Barry Trotz said Backstrom was a game-time decision before each of the games in the conference final.
  • Barletta wins Republican nomination for US Senate

    Barletta wins Republican nomination for US Senate

    Casey is the son of a former Pennsylvania governor and is among 10 Democratic senators seeking re-election in states won by Trump. Senate was sleepier but could still play a role come November in deciding whether Republicans maintain control of the chamber.
    Icardi, Dybala Happy To Make Argentina's Pre-W/C Squad

    Icardi, Dybala Happy To Make Argentina's Pre-W/C Squad

    Striker Paulo Dybala, also of Juventus, was included despite recently saying it was hard to play with Messi. AC Milan midfielder Lucas Biglia was named despite suffering a recent back injury.
    White House sheds cyber coordinator role

    White House sheds cyber coordinator role

    It is now listed as the No. 1 threat in the annual assessment that the director of national intelligence sends to Congress. The news comes just days after the Department of Defense elevated the role of U.S.

We are pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news.
Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper.
Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.