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Random House Cedes Some Digital Rights to Styron Heirs

The heirs of author, William Styron, are proceeding with plans to release e-books of Styron titles despite Random House's earlier claim to the right to publish electronic versions of books. Random House is backing away from its earlier statement that authors are precluded from granting publishing...

She's Baaaack! Anna Nicole Smith's Case Finally Reaches The Supreme Court

It is four years since the death of Anna Nicole Smith from an accidental prescription drug overdose. The smoke has cleared from the great "Who's Your Daddy ?" controversy which exploded across the nation's headlines soon after. And now, the ABA Journal reports that her heirs are about...

Ask Liza: Excluding Someone From Your Will

By Liza Weiman Hanks Dear Liza: I am helping my friend make a Will. It’s very simple, with one heir. She wants to make sure her brother, who is her only living relative and from who she has been estranged from since they left home (she’s 75 ) is not able to challenge the Will. She wants...