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“Sojuzmultfilm” against the assumption: the Studio wants to get the rights to the brand name “Cheburashka”. – Image 1
Media, referring to the PR Director of the “The Studio” Soyuzmultfilm “Anna Usachev reported that the Cheburashka” while they are successfully used by the writer Eduard Uspensky. “On 10 may, the case will be reviewed by the Chamber for patent disputes.
OOO “Cheburashka”, to the agreement, operates in the sale of licenses for relevant trademarks (“Crocodile Gena and Shapoklyak” is also a concern). “Soyuzmultfilm” believes that the appearance of the characters – the result of the joint work of many people, not just one assumption.
Its recognition and subsequent popularity is the result of a complex work of authors of literary foundations, artists, animators, actors, and the logic of the current global practice, the holder of the rights to use it. cartoon, and pays all authors involved in creating the image. This position is strictly observed “Soyuzmultfilm” paying cash for each contract, including, of course, the author of a literary work.
The representative Eduard Uspensky, declined to comment. Meanwhile, the writer has appealed to the court because of the “Return to Buttermilk”, as it says the new animated series “the rough processing of the [original] works.”