ABC TV Is Sued Over Plan for Show

(Isn’t this ironic?–cd)
The creators of a television show, first broadcast in Minneapolis, that pits would-be inventors against each other for prizes, filed suit yesterday against ABC television, as well as a producer of “American Idol” and Simon Cowell, the outspoken “Idol” judge, for preparing a similar show with the same title: “Million Dollar Idea.”
ABC TV Is Sued Over Plan for Show – New York Times