Chicago Video Game Law Summit

The Chicago Video Game Law Summit is Chicago’s premiere video game law related event. It is a day of academic panels devoted to the nuanced way video games require unique legal protections from a myriad of diverse legal disciplines. Game developers, industry representatives, and legal experts will explore, explain, and debate the latest issues in video game law. In addition to academic panel presentations, this year’s summit will include an interactive video game showcase featuring Chicago-made games, their creators, and an assembly of Chicago’s video game related organizations. 
Program Agenda:
09:00 - 09:30 Check-In
09:30 - 10:30 IP & Data Issues for Game Related Businesses and Non-profits
10:40 - 11:40 Challenges in Patenting Video Games and Virtual Reality
11:40 - 01:00 Break
01:00 - 02:00 Gambling v. Expression. Regulation of Video Games as Enterprise and Art.
02:10 - 03:10 Current Issues in Video Game Law: 2019
03:20 - 04:20 IGDA B&L SIG Legal Basics for Indie Developers

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Meredith Mays Espino, Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg LLP
Ross A. Hersemann, Loading Law
Brandon Huffman, Odin Law & Media
Scott Kelly, Banner & Witcoff, Ltd.
Kirk Sigmon, Banner & Witcoff, Ltd.
Liz Surette, Overclocked Legal 
Marc Whipple, Whipple Legal Services
Adam Wolek, Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP
And more to be confirmed!

Program cost:
CLE Advantage Members $30
CBA Member: $100
Law Students: $15
Non-member: $150

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10/25/2019 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
The Chicago Bar Association 321 S Plymouth Court Chicago, IL 60604 UNITED STATES
Online registration not available.

** Webcast **
Presented By: YLS Creative Arts Committee
Experience Level: Intermediate
MCLE Credit: 5 IL MCLE Credit
Event Type: Seminar

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