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Morrison & Foerster LLP
While Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act continues to face significant calls for reform or even elimination, the recent Coffee v. Google
Klein Moynihan Turco LLP
State and federal governmental bodies in the United States have established a comprehensive framework of laws, rules, and regulations applicable to sweepstakes promotions.
Morrison & Foerster LLP
This week: the Ninth Circuit elaborates on the Indian Gaming Regulation Act's "two-step determination" regarding the effects of a new casino on tribal land and clarifies when a post-certification class action settlement agreement is unfair and collusive.
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
Within the blockchain space, one of the fastest-growing areas is NFTs. Within the games space, esports is growing rapidly. So naturally the combination of NFTs and esports should have tremendous potential.
Dickinson Wright PLLC
The Canadian Criminal Code (the "Code") sets out the parameters of legal gaming in Canada pursuant to section 91 (27) of the Constitution Act, 1867 which gives the federal government...
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
In Worlds, Inc. v. Bungie, Inc., the PTAB issued final written decisions holding 34 out of 40 challenged claims unpatentable.
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP
In New Vision Gaming & Dev., Inc. v. SG Gaming, Inc., No. 2020-1399 (Fed. Cir. May 13, 2021), the Federal Circuit vacated two covered-business method review final written decisions...
Kronenberger Rosenfeld
As you might expect, the two share many similarities. You're going to see a lot of the same issues cropping up, like trademark infringement, sponsorship agreements, player contracts, and compliance...
Gamma Law
In-game assets can take the form of any good or attribute that can be purchased within a gaming platform using real or virtual currency. Examples include specialized character skins, clothing...
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP
Intellectual property is critical to the gaming industry. From independently produced mobile applications to big AAA titles, the market is flooded with more and more options for gamers every day.
Gamma Law
Copyrights have historically been easy to obtain and hold—indeed, an author or designer owns a copyright in a work that he or she created even without registering or applying for protection...
Klein Moynihan Turco LLP
As part of this process, a fantasy sports lawyer can assist DFS operators navigate the murky waters of fantasy sports law.
Morrison & Foerster LLP
The Federal Circuit had a busy week, issuing 18 opinions—8 of them precedential. One of those cases put a new spin on two PTAB-related issues we've covered extensively on this blog...
Gamma Law
One of the hottest trends of 2021, non-fungible tokens (NFTs) have empowered a new generation of digital artists and turned many speculators and creators into millionaires and overnight celebrities.
Duane Morris LLP
A webinar replay of "The Changing Landscape Between Sports, Media and Gambling," the third in our Game Changers: Strategies for the Business of Sports and Gaming Webinar Series with SeventySix Capital Sports Advisory, is available.
Klein Moynihan Turco LLP
In 2018, Utah Senator Orrin Hatch drafted a bill intended to create a framework for federal sports gambling.
Klein Moynihan Turco LLP
In June 2018, legal sports betting in New Jersey became a long-awaited reality.
Klein Moynihan Turco LLP
Although the proposed merger between FanDuel and DraftKings (the two largest daily fantasy sports service providers) was called off years ago, the fantasy sports industry has only continued to thrive and evolve since then.
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Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
Despite the coronavirus pandemic, the esports community has witnessed an explosive year of investment growth in 2020 and early 2021.
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
The International Olympic Committee announced last week that the first ever Olympic-licensed event for virtual sports the Olympic Virtual Series will take place from May 13th to June 23rd of this year.
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