by Zachary J. Wadlé

J.D. Salinger, author of the seminal teen angst novel “The Catcher in the Rye,” recently filed a lawsuit in United States District Court in Manhattan for copyright infringement against the author of a purported “sequel” to Salinger’s classic work entitled “60 Years Later: Coming Through the Rye.” Salinger’s lawsuit sought a permanent injunction against publication of the new work in the United States.Continue Reading Copyrighter in the Rye – J.D. Salinger Stops Publication of Alleged Sequel To Famous Work