Panelists, including representatives from Electronic Arts, NBCUniversal and Microsoft, will delve into issues such as copyrights in apps and independent games and the intersection between video gaming and online gambling.
Program highlights include:
“Videogame Copyrights — Everything Old Is New Again” — Experts will explore copyrights in apps and independent games, including the cases of Tetris v. Xio and Spry Foxx v. Lolapps.
Monday, June 10, 10 – 11 a.m.
“Cross Media Exploitation of Game Properties” — Panelists will discuss the business and legal challenges that arise when exploiting content across multiple entertainment and media platforms. The discussion will include recent transmedia efforts by NBCUniversal, Microsoft, Lucasfilm and the NBA.
Monday, June 10, 11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Video Games and Digital Media Conference
Sponsored by the ABA Forum on Entertainment and Sports Industries
The Millennium Biltmore Hotel
506 S. Grand Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90014
A complete agenda and updated list of speakers can be found online.
This event is free and open to members of the press. For media credentialing, please contact Rabiah Burks at Rabiah.Burks@americanbar.org.