Rosa Parks Memorabilia Auction
There is a lot of drama around the auction of Rosa Parks memorabilia this week. Two parties are in a struggle over the rights to the memorabilia (and control over the distribution of the resulting proceeds). It's an interesting article that illusstrates a common problem faced by those dissolving the estates of the famous.
"Since Mrs. Parks' death in 2005 ... the court system of her adopted city has embarked on a course to destroy her legacy, bankrupt her institute, shred her estate plan and steal her very name," Cohen said in the filing.
Ouch. Read more at...