• Netflix's 'Black Mirror: Bandersnatch' Sued for Using "Choose Your Own Adventure" Phrase

    2 monthes ago - By Hypebeast

    Vermont children's book publisher Chooseco is suing Netflix for trademark infringement for utilizing the “Choose Your Own Adventure” phrase in Black Mirror: Bandersnatch. Chooseco is seeking a minimum of $25 million USD in damages for infringing on its trademark and for Netflix using the idea anyway despite not receiving permission since their negotiations from 2016. According to the publisher, it has registered the phrase for movies, books and other forms of media and that Netflix currently holds no license.
    “Netflix intentionally and willfully used Chooseco's famous mark in order to...
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  • Netflix Sued by 'Choose Your Own Adventure' Publisher Over 'Black Mirror: Bandersnatch'

    Netflix Sued by 'Choose Your Own Adventure' Publisher Over 'Black Mirror: Bandersnatch'

    2 monthes ago - By TMZ

    Netflix's new 'Black Mirror' movie rips off a popular children's book series and takes it to a dark place, according to the folks behind "Choose Your Own Adventure"... who've chosen to file a $25 million lawsuit. Chooseco, the company that owns...
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  • Netflix Hit With Lawsuit Over ‘Bandersnatch' by ‘Choose Your Own Adventure' Book Publisher

    2 monthes ago - By Variety

    The publisher of the “Choose Your Own Adventure” book series sued Netflix in federal court on Friday, alleging that the film “Black Mirror: Bandersnatch” infringes on its trademarks. The film debuted last month on the streaming service. Like the “Choose Your Own Adventure” books, the film allows viewers to direct the character's action, leading to...
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