Marvel can keep rights to the Fantastic Four and other comic book characters

The 2nd Circuit ruled the creation of the superheroes “work-for-hire” and said the creator's children have no rights to them

Wham! Pow! Biff!

Marvel Entertainment, LLC won a smackdown at the 2nd Circuit on Thursday in its dispute with the children of comic book artist Jack Kirby, who created many of the brand's famous superheroes, including the Incredible Hulk and the Fantastic Four.

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