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Richard Meyer Donates Leftover Legal Cash To Charity Including BINC

Richard Meyer Donates Leftover Legal Cash To Charity, Including BINC

Bleeding Cool had been closely following the lawsuit filed by Richard Meyer against Mark Waid since its original court filing on September 19, 2018, regarding allegations of libel and tortious interference over the publication of his Jawbreakers comic book However, on December 22nd, 2020, Richard Meyer voluntarily dismissed his lawsuit.Both parties raised significant sums via crowdfunding to pay toward their legal fees[...]

Where Did Crowdfunded Legal Funds For Richard Meyer Mark Waid Go

Where Did Crowdfunded Legal Funds For Richard Meyer, Mark Waid Go?

Yesterday, we learned that the long-running legal case raised against comic book writer/publisher Mark Waid by comic book writer/publisher Richard Meyer had been voluntarily dismissed A joint statement declared that “upon consideration of all the circumstances, the parties have jointly decided that it is in the best interests of all concerned, and the comic book[...]

Richard Meyer Has Voluntarily Dismissed Lawsuit against Mark Waid

Richard Meyer Has Voluntarily Dismissed Lawsuit against Mark Waid

Bleeding Cool has closely followed the lawsuit filed by Richard Meyer against Mark Waid since its original court filing on September 19, 2018.  Carefully watched by industry observers in the interim, the case has generated much commentary from the comics community at large in the over two years since it was filed.  But it appears[...]

Further Delays In Richard Meyer Vs Mark Waid Case

Further Delays In Richard Meyer Vs Mark Waid Case

Bleeding Cool has repeatedly covered the legal case between Comicsgate comic book creator and publisher Richard Meyer and comic book writer, editor and publisher Mark Waid. Charges of defamation, both online and at a comic convention in Houston and regarding tortious interference over Antarctic Press' decision to drop the publication of Meyers' Jawbreakers graphic novel were made against Meyer by Waid, and[...]

Mike Baron Writes a New Nexus Comic With Richard Meyer and a Novel

Mike Baron Writes a New Nexus Comic With Richard Meyer, and a Novel

Richard Meyer has added a new name to his latest Jawbreakers graphic novel, Mike Baron Together with Iartist Aaron Alfeche, they will be revival the eighties hit indie character Nexus as a back-up strip The addition of this strip is a $100,000 stretch goal, and will be triggered as and when the IndieGoGo fund reached[...]

Court Accepts Judgement Over Jurisdiction in Richard Meyer Vs Mark Waid

Court Accepts Judgement Over Jurisdiction, in Richard Meyer Vs Mark Waid

Bleeding Cool has repeatedly covered the legal case between Comicsgate comic book creator and publisher Richard Meyer and comic book writer, editor and publisher Mark Waid Charges of defamation, both online and at a comic convention in Houston and regarding tortious interference over Antarctic Press' decision to drop the publication of Meyers' Jawbreakers graphic novel[...]

Destination Comics &#8211 A New Publisher From Comicsgates Richard Meyer and Chuck Dixon With Sylvester Stallone-Written Expendables And More

Destination Comics – A New Publisher From Comicsgate's Richard Meyer and Chuck Dixon? With Sylvester Stallone-Written Expendables, And More

In recent days, Richard Meyer has launched an Indiegogo campaign for a new graphic novel with the Expendables license, Expendables Go To Hell The graphic novel is to be written by Bane co-creator Chuck Dixon, who wrote previous Expendables comics when Dynamite owned the license and will be co-written by Expendables star and producer, Sylvester Stallone[...]

Separated At Birth: Ethan Van Sciver on Jawbreakers and Daryl Banks on Green Lantern

Separated At Birth: Ethan Van Sciver on Jawbreakers and Daryl Banks on Green Lantern

Earlier this week, longstanding Green Lantern artist and Comicsgater Ethan Van Sciver revealed his cover for fellow Comicsgater Richard Meyer's crowdfunded comic Jawbreakers: GØd-K1ng.The image of the central antagonist in Van Sciver's book in the back looked a little familiar to come, compared to work by another famed Green Lantern artist Daryl Banks, from the first[...]


Mark Waid Legal Response to Richard Meyers Defamation and Tortious Interference Lawsuit

Mark Waid Legal Response to Richard Meyer's Defamation and Tortious Interference Lawsuit

A lot has happened since Bleeding Cool first broke the news that Comicsgater Richard Meyer was suing comic book writer, editor and publisher Mark Waid, claiming defamation and tortious interference over Antarctic Press no longer publishing Meyer's Jawbreakers graphic novel.Waid launched a GoFundMe campaign to raise money for his legal fight, with a fee set[...]

Mark Waid Looks to Raise $75000 to Fund Legal Defense Against the Comicsgate Lawsuit

Mark Waid Looks to Raise $75,000 to Fund Legal Defense Against the 'Comicsgate' Lawsuit

Longstanding comic book writer, editor and publisher Mark Waid has launched a crowdfunding appeal with the intent of funding his legal defense against Richard Meyer of the Diversity & Comix YouTube channel We reported on Meyer's launching the lawsuit, which claims causes of action including defamation and tortious interference in his contract with Antarctic Press over the[...]

Daily LITG &#8211 30th September 2018 &#8211 Diversity &#038 Lawsuits

Daily LITG – 30th September 2018 – Diversity & Lawsuits

And a story began that will no doubt run and run...Five most read articles yesterdayRichard Meyer Sues Mark Waid Over 'Tortious Interference With Contract and Defamation' We Have Details on Upcoming Episodes of The Flash, Arrow, Supergirl, and Riverdale! Cosmic Ghost Rider Makes Thanos the Image of Himself What the Original Justice League Odyssey[...]

No Enemy But Peace &#8211 Richard Meyer Antarctic Press and Jawbreakers

No Enemy But Peace – Richard Meyer, Antarctic Press, and Jawbreakers

We first covered one of Richard Meyer's Kickstarter projects back in 2012 on Bleeding Cool when he was a writer and artist struggling to work professionally in the comics industry The project, called No Enemy But Peace seemed to go well enough, raising almost $4000 from over a hundred people.Meyer's latest crowdfunded comic project was on IndieGoGo. Jawbreakers,[...]