Yahoo! Finance has reported that North American media distributor 4Kids Entertainment has filed for bankruptcy protection under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code.[full article]
4Kids informs shareholders that they will dispute their Yu-Gi-Oh license withdrawal and lawsuit but are prepared to file for bankruptcy if they fail. [full article]
Manga artist Tomomasa Takuma wrote on his Twitter on Monday he plans to sue a blogger who criticized his and Goro Taniguchi’s “Code Geass: Shikkoku no Renya” manga.
On March 24th TV Tokyo and Nihon Ad Systems filled a lawsuit againts 4Kids Entertainment for “underpayments,wrongful deductions, and unmet obligations”. [full article]
Funimation has filled to dismiss their January lawsuit against the 1,337 “John Does” who had allegedly downloaded and distributed the 481st episode of the anime and television series One Piece. [full article]