The years-long legal battle between Marvel Comics and Ghost Rider co-creator Gary Friedrich may be nearing the finish line, with both parties reportedly agreeing to a settlement ahead of the December 16 trial date.
The Second Circuit Court of Appeals has overturned the initial ruling in favor of Marvel Comics over creator Gary Friedrich, and the lawsuit for the rights to Ghost Rider will go back to trial.
During his WonderCon spotlight panel, Steve Niles announced a possible alternative to Diamond Comics Distributors coming in the future from Epitaph Records. We spoke with the vocal creator-owned advocate for more details.
After news that "Ghost Rider" writer Gary Friedrich will owe Marvel Comics $17,000 stirred the comics community, Dan Buckley and Joe Quesada explain the publisher's point of view in regard to the case and convention sketches.