Whether your game is sold to consumers in a box, downloaded through an online storefront, or accessed via browser, the era of the paper or shrink-wrap licence is long over.
Miller Thomson LLP
Miller Thomson offers a national, multi-disciplinary network of lawyers who understand the legal and business challenges unique to the Esports industry.
Germany is one of the most attractive and expanding gambling markets worldwide: With a GGR of around 14 billion EUR in 2018
The medial excitement surrounding electronic sports, the competition between human players in computer games, has not only been continuing for some time now, but is also...
Khurana and Khurana
This extradition is considered to be as the most high-profile extraditions under the 1992 India-UK Extradition Treaty.
Isle of Man
The Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) has recently published (October 2019) commentary entitled, "Gaming the System: Money Laundering through Online Games".
The gaming industry is growing and, in parallel with it, several legal issues arise. In addition to other concerns (see this article)
On the 26th November 2019, the Malta Gaming Authority (‘'MGA'') published an Explanatory Note setting out the principles which should guide the MGA
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Duane Morris LLP
Duane Morris partner Frank DiGiacomo was a panelist at KPMG's Malta Gaming eSummit, on November 26, 2019.
In March 2018, the Gambling Commission (the GC) published its "Review of online gambling" (the Review).
End of 2019 was really heated in the Eastern Europe — newly elected Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky announced that he is going to lift an existing gambling ban
Ropes & Gray LLP
On February 6, 2020, in White v. Cuomo, the New York Supreme Court Appellate Division, Third Department, struck down a New York state law that legalized interactive fantasy sports...
Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP
Washington state legislators have introduced legislation that would amend the definition of "illegal gambling games" in current laws to exclude most video games which would prevent further litigation against game companies.
On February 6, 2020, the New York Supreme Court's Appellate Division, Third Department upheld a lower court ruling from 2018 which held that daily fantasy sports (DFS)
Duane Morris LLP
In a decision released today by the Supreme Court, Appellate Division (New York's intermediate appellate court) in White v. Cuomo
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher
As the 2020 legislative session in New York state gets under way, one of the topics on the agenda is sure to be whether...
Dickinson Wright PLLC
The dawn of a new year always brings an opportunity to engage in speculation about significant events for the next year.
The following story is one in a six-part series devoted to the half-dozen pioneering teams that comprise the firm's new Digital Asset and Data Management Group
Competitive video gaming (eSports) is a billion dollar industry. Millions of viewers tune in annually to watch players in real-time compete for prize money and bragging rights.