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Saturday, June 25, 2011

CBS: "Happy Days" Lawsuit Has No Merit

According to CNN, CBS has responded to the "Happy Days" actors' lawsuit by saying it has no merit. Lawyers for the network also say that Marion Ross, Don Most, Anson Williams and Erin Moran have overpleaded their case by adding additional causes of action to what is a breach of contract case.  The four and the estate of Tom Bosley allege they have not been paid for the use of their names and images for years under a merchandising contract; CBS responds that They say that the actors have been paid under that contract. 

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