Fairness Rocks News ‘Home Improvement’ Creators Insist on Jury for $40 Million Trial Against Disney


Fairness Rocks News ‘Home Improvement’ Creators Insist on Jury for $40 Million Trial Against Disney

Home Industry News ‘Home Improvement’ Creators Insist on Jury for $40 Million Trial Against Disney

Author: Eriq Gardner

Date: April 12, 2019

Original Source: Hollywood Reporter

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‘Home Improvement’ Creators Insist on Jury for $40 Million Trial Against Disney

If James Madison were alive, the American founding father would probably have a strong view on whether the creators, writers and producers of Home Improvement are entitled to have a jury hear their claims of being denied a fair share of net profits earned by the series. After all, Madison authored the Seventh Amendment of the U.S. Constitution, which provides the right to jury trials in certain kinds of civil suits. In doing so, Madison stood up to Federalists like Alexander Hamilton and John Adams concerned about juries being overly sympathetic to debtors during post-colonial rule where the collection of taxes was needed.

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