Writer, Doyle estate dispute Sherlock copyright (11)

The Daily Star Lebanon 2014.01.03 21:42
By Jason Keyser Klinger teaches a UCLA Extension class about Sherlock Holmes. CHICAGO: It's the kind of puzzle that might have amused the great detective Sherlock Holmes himself. Now that copyright protections have expired on nearly all of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's tales about the pipe-puffing detective in the deerstalker hat, are writers free to depict the character in new mysteries without seeking permission or paying license fees?
CHARACTER, FLATMATE, WATSON, ESTATE, SHERLOCK, HOLME, Bond, Zieske, Klinger, Supnik, Hills, Fleming, Keyser, Conan Doyle Estate Ltd., USA, ML