The Comic Book Legal Defense Fund (CBLDF) announced today that BOOM! Studios has joined the organization as their newest corporate member!
BOOM! Studios Founder & Chief Executive Officer Ross Richie says, "The Comic Book Legal Defense Fund is a vital champion for the rights we as publishers, and our retailer partners depend upon to do business. We have always believed that their work helps make it possible for the direct market to support the diversity of content we're able to publish, and we're pleased to make a meaningful impact in their important work with this support."
CBLDF Executive Director Charles Brownstein says, "BOOM! Studios has distinguished itself for its commitment to the direct market by publishing one of the fastest rising and diverse publishing lines in comics. As CBLDF's latest corporate member, they are taking a leadership position in helping us protect the freedom to read comics. We're thrilled to have them aboard."
BOOM! Studios joins industry leaders Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab, Dark Horse, DC Entertainment, Discount Comic Book Service, Diamond Comic Distributors, IDW Publishing, Image Comics, Random House, Valiant, and TFAW.com as Corporate Members supporting the CBLDF’s important work of protecting the First Amendment rights of the comics art form and its community of retailers, creators, publishers, librarians, and readers.