Her case “underscores the horrors of being a successful writer in Hollywood,” says her attorney, Neville Johnson of Johnson & Johnson.
According to Ms. Bendinger’s lawyer, Neville Johnson of Johnson & Johnson, Beacon … and the guild will jointly choose an arbitrator.
The suit, filed by Johnson & Johnson LLP, accuses Universal of fraud, breach of contract, unjust enrichment, negligent misrepresentation, and unfair business practices.
JJLLPLAW at September 2011 Las Vegas convention (Douglas L. Johnson in the blue polka dot tie!)
Douglas Johnson, one of the attorneys who filed the suit on behalf of show creators Michael Elias and Richard Eustis, said CAA made deals with Warner Bros. Television that granted CAA better terms than their clients received and made the agency an extra $9 million.
Larson, who presided over “Six Million Dollar Man,” “Magnum P.I.” and others, alleges a decades-long fraud: “It’s Hollywood’s version of being a sharecropper.”