Nye and two producers originally developed the show with Seattle's PBS affiliate KCTS; under their deal with Disney's Buena Vista Television, the trio are supposed to split half of the show's profits.
The series "Bill Nye The Science Guy" is so popular that it is still being streamed across different platforms including Netflix. Suspicious, Nye started looking into the financial statements over the years, finding many "dubious" things in the process, per the lawsuit. However, he was reportedly met with opposition and eventually was forced to hire an external auditor.
Nye now hosts Saving The World for Netflix.
This has led the lovable Bill Nye to file a lawsuit against Disney, as he has not been paid a significant amount of money which he was owed.
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And then, Nye's legal team said, Buena Vista stopped paying at all.
The auditor, according to the complaint, found that BVT applied incorrect rates for distribution fees, mischaracterized revenues, didn't report royalties and improperly deducted foreign taxes. But according to a lawsuit filed this week, Nye is going to attempt to school Disney just like he schooled you in the wonderful rules that govern this incredible universe of ours.
"The defendants, and each of them, have engaged in an ongoing, deliberate conspiracy to decive Mr. Nye and the BNSG Owners, and deprive them of their rightly owned share of the Net Profits from the BNSG series and derivative works", writes Rainey.
The suit states that Nye "believes and thereon alleges that as a direct and proximate result of the Defendants' breach of fiduciary duty, Plaintiff has suffered damages in the amount of not less than Nine Million Three Hundred Fifty Thousand Five Hundred Sixty dollars (USD$9,350,565.00), the final amount to be proven at trial", says the complaint, dropping some big bucks demands. He is suing for fraudulent concealment, fraudulent inducement, breach of contract and breach of fiduciary duty, among other claims.
Students have done well at the new strong pass grade of 5 and above with 77 per cent of all GCSE grades achieved at this level. A stunning 67 per cent of all grades achieved were at A*, with an equally striking 92 per cent of all grades at A* or A.
The company also said certain Whole Foods products will be available through Amazon .com, AmazonFresh, Prime Pantry and Prime Now. Kroger's stock was down 8.3 percent and Sprouts Farmers Market went down 6.6 percent.
Resident Tuffy Tuffington said he came up with the idea to leave dog droppings at the site of Saturday's event as an inside joke. On Sunday, an unpermitted anti-Marxist gathering hosted by a transgender Trump supporter is scheduled in Berkeley.
He also said the state is under an affirmative obligation to protect the fundamental rights of its citizens. It is contended and broadly it is now accepted that privacy is a part of the individual liberty.
Three other SEALs were wounded and a Marine MV-22 Osprey tilt-rotor aircraft was destroyed in the operation. Yemen , located on the southern end of the Arabian Peninsula, is engulfed in the years-long civil war.
Kim Kardashian may have used a filtering tool to stop the snakes , which was ironically created for Taylor Swift past year . The same thing happened on Friday, when Taylor's fans tried to give Kim and her fans the snake treatment.
Lee, who was arrested in February, is the vice chairman of Samsung Electronics , the world's largest smartphone maker. The five-year sentence is one of the longest prison terms given to a business leader in South Korean history.
Their Puea Thai party has - under various different names - won every election in Thailand since 2001. The judge says the court did not believe the explanation and would issue a warrant for her arrest.
By noon on Wednesday, the storm caused winds of over 125 kmph, with gusts reaching 208 kmph in some outlying islands. Officials said 153 people were injured in Macau, while in Hong Kong more than 120 were hurt.
Yellen Helps Push US Stock ETFs Toward Weekly Gains
USA markets opened higher on Friday as investors waited to hear speeches by the heads of the U.S. and European central banks . Spot gold was off by just $2 per ounce to $1,288/oz, but spot silver fell farther, losing 9¢ to trade at $16.99/oz.
How to Watch the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards
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Swansea : Manager keep De Boer in Palace purgatory
Swansea boss Paul Clement was delighted with his side's first league victory. "It just wasn't the day for us". There were a lot of moments we could have played on the ground but we did not look comfortable with the ball.
Blake Bortles' demise is almost complete
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Uber Somehow Reduced its Quarterly Losses
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Deadly Attack Hits Kabul Mosque
A fierce gun-battle between security forces and attackers lasted for five hours and the area has been cordoned off by the police. Security forces exchanged fire with the assailants and sound of an explosion was heard almost two hours after the attack began.
Iran vows legal measures against Apple over apps bans
Apple is not officially in Iran or any other Persian Gulf countries, and iPhones are not supposed to be for sale in the country. NYT writes that due to the US sanctions, Apple doesn't operate any official business in Iran or have an Iranian App Store.
Odell Beckham Jr. could miss NY Giants' season opener
Saying he's only to miss a game or two would undersell the severity and allow the Giants to force opponents to game plan for him. They ran plays, had receivers catch passes and began preparations for Saturday night's game against the New York Jets .
Mexico: Trump Warning to Cancel NAFTA is Only a Strategy
During the presidential campaign, he promised Americans to pull the country out of " useless and unprofitable " trade pacts. Although many Americans have benefited from NAFTA , Lighthizer said that the agreement has "failed. countless Americans".