• In this July 27, 2016 photo released by CBS, Stephen Colbert, host of "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert," appears during a broadcast in New York. Lawyers representing his old show company complained to CBS after Colbert revived the character he played under his own name on “The Colbert Report,"  a clueless, full-of-himself cable news host.  (Scott Kowalchyk/CBS via AP)

    Corporate lawyers argue over whether Colbert can be Colbert

    NEW YORK (AP) — After CBS “Late Show” host Stephen Colbert told viewers that lawyers representing his old Comedy Central show said he couldn’t be “Stephen Colbert” anymore, he thumbed his nose at them with a transparent dodge.