Deadline.com reports that the producers of the Atlas Shrugged movie have filed a lawsuit against Relativity Media and Netflix:
Maker of Atlas Shrugged: Part 1 Atlas Productions filed suit today in Los Angeles Superior Court against Relativity Media, RML Acquisitions and Netflix over failure to pay license fees and alleging copyright infringement. Atlas accuses the companies of breach of contract and failure to pay $1.5 million in license fees in connection with post-theatrical distribution of Atlas Shrugged: Part 1 including video on demand on Netflix.
See the full article or more information and a link to a PDF of the full court filing for the lawsuit. Below is a screen shot of a key portion of that document.
UPDATE 1 June – The lawsuit has been dropped: ‘”We had a misunderstanding, which has been resolved and we hope to continue to work together in the future,” Atlas Productions told TheWrap through John Jahrmarkt, its attorney in the suit.’