Bryce Blum, founding partner of IME Law and counsel to Unikrn Gaming, a worldwide leader in eSports betting, will join Jeff Ifrah will be joined at the webinar. The ABA’s Center for Professional Development and the Forum on the Entertainment and Sports Industries are sponsoring the event, scheduled for September 13, 2016 at 12:00 PM (EDT, and students are eligible for 1.50 General Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credit hours. Ticket price for tickets is $195, but ABA members may purchase tickets for $150, and $95 for sponsor members.
“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,” Jeff Ifrah noted. “The industry’s meteoric rise comes with legal, social and regulatory challenges.”
Jeff Ifrah, founding partner of Ifrah Law and gaming law expert, will on September 13 host a CLE-credit webinar for the American Bar Association that will be called “eSports & the Legal Landscape: A Primer on the Emerging eSports Industry.”