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Friday, October 16 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Video Games and the Law LIMITED

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This panel covers the evolution of legal protections for video games. At a clip, we discuss copyrights, trademarks, patents, free speech, and the right of publicity. This panel is intended for a general audience with an interest in how the law treats games and a general knowledge of games and the legal system.

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Ross Hersemann

Founder, Loading Law
Ross is an attorney, author, and avid gamer. He received his J.D. and LL.M. in intellectual property from the John Marshall Law School. Ross is the founding partner of Loading Law, a Chicago-based video game law firm, and the organizer of the annual Chicago Video Game Law Summit. His first book on video game law will be published in early 2017. Ross also serves as Board President of the VGA Gallery, Board Member of IGDA-Chicago, and Chair of... Read More →

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Suzanne Jackiw

Suzanne Jackiw is a student at Chicago-Kent College of Law, focused on video game law. She has written numerous articles on the legal issues of independent game development for the IGDA and submitted work for legal publication. She has also attended conferences on video game law. She has experience in both general practice firm law and in-house corporate law. She’s currently an intern at two local indie game companies and a law clerk. In... Read More →

Friday October 16, 2015 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Track Room 1 Block 37 3rd Floor

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