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Stan Lee in his office in Beverly Hills, California.
A Chinese company has said the idea can be “preposterous” which Stan Lee, the former editor-in-chief at Marvel Comics, did not know he was signing over his name, image in addition to likeness to the idea on an exclusive basis.
Lee, who co-created Spider-Man, the Hulk in addition to the X-Men, filed a $1 billion suit against Pow Entertainment, a company he co-founded in 2001, on Tuesday. He alleges which his identity in addition to work was taken fraudulently producing sure which Pow could then be sold to the Chinese firm Camsing International Holdings.
Lee claims which the co-founders of Pow, Shane Duffy in addition to Gill Champion, used deception to make him sign-over his name, image in addition to likeness on a wholly exclusive basis.