Star Control: Ur-Quan Masters of Lawsuits (Part 1)

Stardock has sued Paul Reiche and Fred Ford over the intellectual property rabbit hole that is the Star Control franchise. Let’s go over 30 years of complexity and learn about copyrights and trademarks in the process. There’s also some really good stuff in here.

Thanks to tactical_bra for researching and writing this story.

Tune in tomorrow for the next episode!

Docs below.

Stardock Complaint: [pdf-embedder url=”http://lawfulmasses.com/wp-content/uploads/securepdfs/2018/03/Stardock-Legal-Complaint-2635-000-P-2017-12-08-1.pdf”]

Reiche and Ford’s Answer: [pdf-embedder url=”http://lawfulmasses.com/wp-content/uploads/securepdfs/2018/03/reiche-and-ford-answer-to-complaint.pdf” title=”reiche and ford answer to complaint”]

Reiche and Ford’s Counterclaims: [pdf-embedder url=”http://lawfulmasses.com/wp-content/uploads/securepdfs/2018/03/reiche-and-ford-counterclaim.pdf” title=”reiche and ford counterclaim”]