After its launch, the television critics noted the similarities in the Cold Case and a similar
Canadian series called Cold Squad, which debuted in 1998,Cold Case DVD
five years before the Cold Case . Fans of Cold Squad, accused the American series of copying the basic condition and signs of the Canadian version. In 2003 to create a Cold Squad to take legal action against makers of Cold Case on copyright issues.Lost DVD
Both the air show in Canada (and on the same network, CTV). Lawyers, led by a famous entertainment lawyer Pierce O'Donnell, who successfully Art Buchwald in his copyright infringement suit against Paramount and defended against imitations of James Bond, has confirmed that it had agreed to represent the [clear] producers of Cold Squad who argue that the CBS series of knock-off his hit
The Globe and Mail reported that Meredith Stehman, the creator of the American series, attended a seminar on television writing at the Canadian Film Centre in 2002, where the concept of Cold Squad was explained.Entourage
law firm of O'Donnell said:Our customers are very concerned about many similarities and have been hired to study the situation and, if necessary, take appropriate action.True Blood DVD
confirmed it has agreed to represent producers of Cold Squad, who say that the CBS series is a knock-off of its successful program
of its own.