Can I Name my Characters after Famous Characters from Old Book – Entertainment Law Asked & Answered
Gordon P. Firemark
FEBRUARY 18, 2016
Will you get in trouble if you name your characters after famous characters from an older book or film? I can confidently say that there’s NO risk to using the names of Arthur, Lancelot, Guinevere, Merlin, and so on in your book… at least not any legal risk.