First Annual “Tour Chile” Event: Video Game Business and Legal Conference in Santiago, Chile April 18-19

Interactive Entertainment Law Group (Los Angeles, California) and Bedoya Visbal Abogados (Barranquilla, Colombia) in association with Video Games Chile are proud to announce the First Annual “Tour Chile,” a video game industry business and legal conference that will take place in Santiago, Chile on April 18th and 19th at the Bellavista Campus of San Sebastian […]

GBR Spotlight – Game Thinking World Tour

For the past 2 weeks I’ve traveled the world, connecting with brilliant entrepreneurs in Bengaluru, Helsinki, Paris, and London. Coming from Silicon Valley, it’s been a mind-opening trip – absorbing cultural differences & spotting  common themes. Innovation is everywhere – but how it’s practiced varies widely. Here’s what I learned from this amazing trip. ‘Celebrating Failure’ is not […]

Best Practices for Developer Relations

When building any large-scale product that provisions software access (via APIs and SDKs), invariably questions about how to support developers arise. Most large-scale software development projects require some form of formal developer support, so it’s not surprising we’re seeing the establishment and growth of well-thought-out developer relations programs. Generally speaking, it’s wise to plan for […]

WEBINAR: Best Practices in Monetizing the Global Digital Games Market

As free-to-play models and mobile drive digital game growth, games companies must innovate to capitalize on ecommerce opportunities in this booming industry   Join Digital River, Inc., a leading global provider of Commerce-as-a-Service solutions, and SuperData as they release the results of its newest research report, “Best Practices in Monetizing the Global Digital Games Market” […]

LEGAL BRIEF: What is Defamation?

The Games Industry is no stranger to mudslinging.  Putting aside #GamerGate (and we should, as often as possible), we’ve seen several cases where games or industry figures were targeted for lawsuits in recent years: 2014 saw Lindsay Lohan sue Rockstar Games and Panama dictator Manuel Noriega sue Activision, both alleging defamation of character. More recently, The Escapist drew […]