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Social and Online Games Legal Round-Up


The realm of Social and Online Games touches literally dozens of laws globally. This lecture gives attendees an opportunity to hear from a foremost legal scholar and discuss new areas of concern for social and online games and their platforms, including updates on well known cases. The focus of the lecture will be an exploration of recent cases and emerging legal issues involving social and online game producers with an emphasis on lessons learned, including areas such as intellectual property enforcement, taxation and revenue issues, gambling in social games, and privacy concerns. Mark Methenitis will also be open to audience questions about social and online game concepts and design elements that may have unforeseen legal consequences.

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  • GDC 2010
  • Mark Methenitis
  • The Vernon Law Group, PLLC
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  • Social & Online Games Summit
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