Netflix has been smacked with a lawsuit over ‘Black Mirror: Bandersnatch’ that claims it ‘tarnishes’ the ‘choose your own adventure’ trademark
|01/11/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- Children’s book publisher Chooseco filed a lawsuit against Netflix on Friday for trademark infringement over the use of “choose your own adventure” in its interactive movie, “Black Mirror: Bandersnatch.”
- The lawsuit claimed that the “grim content” and “dark and violent themes” of “Bandersnatch” “tarnishes” the “choose your own adventure” trademark.
- The suit alleged Netflix pursued a license in 2016, but never received it after ongoing negotiations over a number of years.
Netflix’s new interactive “Black Mirror” movie, “Bandersnatch,” has led to a lawsuit.
Chooseco, the children’s book publisher that owns the trademark to “choose your own adventure,” filed a lawsuit against the streaming giant read more >>>