Wednesday, January 28, 2009
Shareholders in Stan Lee's company are suing him over profits they think are due from film and book sales. Mr. Lee is the originator of "Spiderman;" he sued Marvel Comics in 2002 (Lee v. Marvel Comics, 386 F. Supp. 2d 235; 2005 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 587) and settled with Marvel in 2005.