“This year, eSports events have sold out Madison Square Garden, the Staples Center and Key Arena, and television broadcast viewership often exceeded that of many traditional sports like baseball and hockey. The global games market will generate $100 billion in revenues by the end of the year,” says Jeff Ifrah. “The industry’s meteoric rise comes with legal, social and regulatory challenges.”
Alongside attorney Bryce Blum, Jeff Ifrah will discuss legal challenges often surrounding esports, including finance, immigration, gaming, gambling and betting, cyber security, business law, advertising, and underage play. Jeff will then provide a general overview of the world’s eSports market, discuss recent government and class action challenges, and provide predictions for the future of gaming.
Jeff Ifrah will be joined by attorney Bryce Blum, and will discuss legal issues regarding esports, such as finance, immigration, gaming, gambling and betting, cyber security, business law, marketing, and underage play. Jeff will also provide a general overview of today’s eSports market, cover recent government and class action challenges, and share his thoughts on the future of the industry.
On September 13, Ifrah Law co-founder and gaming law expert Jeff Ifrah will be hosting a CLE-credit webinar for the American Bar Association entitled “eSports & the Legal Landscape: A Primer on the Emerging eSports Industry.”