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Esports Law Blog: Legal Information and Case Summaries

Want to learn about esports law? The read up on industry cases and news. To that end, each week, we post about stories that may be of interest to professional gamers. Fair warning: Since we’re attorneys who represent players, the articles typically have a legal bend. Ready to speak with an esports law attorney? Get in touch.

Esports Legal Topic: Amazon Hosted A Casual Gaming Tournament
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Esports Legal Topic: Chat Ultraviolence Leads To Prison Sentence
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Esports Legal Topic: The Pokémon Go Fad Spawned Lawsuits
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Esports Legal Topic: Valve's Skin Trading Crackdown
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Esports Legal Topic: Esport Law: Athlete Contract Considerations & Player Rights
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Esports Legal Topic: Introduction To Esport Contracts and Legal Negotiations
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Esports Legal Topic: Growth of Esports Highlights Related Legalities
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Esports Legal Topic: Another Update On U.S. Online Gambling Bill - 2015
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Esports Legal Topic: South Korean Officials Worried About StarCraft Addiction
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Esports Legal Topic: Poker Game Trash Talk Lands Players In Court
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Esports Legal Topic: Game Developer Sued Over Bad Review
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Esports Legal Topic: Gaming Industry Issue: Developer Harassment
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Esports Legal Topic: Online Gambling Almost Became Legal in U.S., But Didn't
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Esports Legal Topic: Internet Gambling Regulation, Enforcement, & Consumer Protection Act
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Esports Legal Topic: Case Study: Lawsuit Between Two Game Development Firms
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Esports Legal Topic: Congress Considering Online Gambling Bills
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Esports Legal Topic: Judge's Ruling Gives Hope For U.S. Online Gambling
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Esports Legal Topic: Explanation of Arizona's Fantasy Sports "Ban"
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