Professor Nimmer Cited by Christian Science Monitor on Company’s Claim of ‘Stephen Colbert’ Character

July 29, 2016—Professor David Nimmer was quoted by the Christian Science Monitor in an article addressing ‘Late Night’ host and comedian Stephen Colbert’s news that the character “Stephen Colbert,” an arrogant cable news host, would no longer be a part of the show’s sketches, as another company claimed that the character was not CBS’s intellectual property, but their own. 

"My reaction from afar is that it seems like a great publicity stunt," says Professor Nimmer, "On the whole it strikes me as a bit of a mismatch.”

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