Warner Brothers vs. University on Harry Potter Class

November 8, 2013

Warner Brothers has told the University of New Hampshire that it lacked the legal right to use Harry Potter in marketing an online course taught to students entering grades 4 through 8, New Hampshire Public Radio reported. The course -- "Harry Potter as Storytelling: An Online Adventure for the Young Fan" -- teaches grammar and literature. Warner Brothers said that it did not object to a course using Harry Potter books, but to the way the course was described and marketed. The university, while denying any wrongdoing, is changing the name of the course.


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