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Speelman v. Pascal
Pascal wrote, signed, and delivered to the plaintiff a promise to give her a certain percentage of profits from his the stage production and movie based on the Pygmalion Musical stage. After several successful attempts to get the musical written and produced, arrangements for the writing and the production of “My Fair Lady,” were not made until after Pascal’s death. During his lifetime, Pascal owned the stage and film rights and was conducting several negotiations to realize those rights.
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