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BREAKING: Chapterhouse Studios Re-Opens!

 Fresh from their recent settlement with Games Workshop, it appears that Chapterhouse Studios is back. Nick from CHS posted up late Friday night on their Facebook page the following; Conversion Kit for StormRaven – up for sale Wanted to put a note out there that our website is back up and selling again. I have a […]

GW vs Chapterhouse – The End at Last…

The famed Chapterhouse vs Games Worhshop case has been ongoing for over 2 years.  It’s over at last… Previously… One month ago, Chapterhousemade an announcement on thier facebook page that they have had assets frozen pending an appearance in court to have the decision reversed.Chapterhouse Facebook Our assets have been frozen.Yes, thats pretty much the […]

Wargaming Deep Thought: Who Copyrights The Tabletop?

  What is the term Chapterhouse Effect that’s been flying around lately, and have we already started seeing it? First it was the splash release of the Tervigon, and Thunderwolves all conspicuously close to each other a few springs ago. Both models were kits that Chapterhouse (and others) had produced figures or upgrades for existing figures BEFORE Games Workshop did. […]

GW vs Chapterhouse – Frozen Assets Announcement!

You all didn’t think the famed Chapterhouse vs Games Worhshop case was over did you?  Here’s the latest development: Chapterhouse has made an announcement on thier facebook page that they have had assets frozen pending an appearance in court to have the decision reversed.Chapterhouse Facebook Our assets have been frozen. Yes, thats pretty much the issue. […]

Chapterhouse Attorney’s Declare Victory Over GW

Winston & Strawn LLP issue a press release on the case:June 17, 2013 Winston & Strawn Defeats Hundreds of Trademark and Copyright Infringement Claims on Behalf of Pro Bono Client Cutting-Edge Decision Protects Industries from Litigation Blocking Add-On Products CHICAGO, IL – In a classic David-versus-Goliath battle, Winston & Strawn LLP represented Chapterhouse Studios LLC […]

LEGALWATCH: Games Workshop vs Chapterhouse Verdict

The jury is done and we have a verdict.  Fasten your seatbelts folks – heavy turbulence ahead.We have a verdict!Some initial notes:This is a Jury Verdict, and has not yet become a Final JudgementBreaking down the counts along the different categories we have:Copyright Claims160 claims alleged against CHS-GW won on 1/3 of the claims, including […]

LEGALWATCH: Games Workshop vs Chapterhouse Trial So Far

GW vs Chapterhouse have been before a jury in open court for week.  Let’s bring you up to speed. First the Basics: Games Workshop vs ChapterhouseU. S. District Court219 S. Dearborn St., Chicago, IL 60604Tel: 312-435-5684 Judge Matthew F. Kennelly – Courtroom 2103 The Court sets aside the following dates for trial in this case: […]

LEGALWATCH: Games Workshop vs Chapterhouse Trial Begins

It’s been a long time coming, but the GW vs Chapterhouse case is getting its day in court. Here are the dates and details.  Today is jury selection and the trial begins immediately afterwards. Games Workshop vs ChapterhouseU. S. District Court219 S. Dearborn St., Chicago, IL 60604Tel: 312-435-5684 Judge Matthew F. Kennelly – Courtroom 2103 […]