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THR: JRR Tolkien Estate Settles Dispute Over Novel Featuring Tolkien As Character

May 2, 2011 at 11:12 am by xoanon  - 

The J.R.R. Tolkien estate has settled a dispute with author Stephen Hilliard over a forthcoming fictional book that features Tolkien as a character and includes a critical analysis of Tolkien’s books.

In February, Hilliard went to the U.S. District Court in Texas seeking a declaration that he had a First Amendment right to publish Mirkwood, A Novel About J.R.R. Tolkien against the estate’s claims that such a book would infringe upon Tolkien’s name and likeness. The parties have now agreed on a plan that would allow the book to come out without further litigation. More..

Posted in Tolkien, Tolkien Estate on May 2, 2011 by

Thorin Oakenshield

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