Gaming and law: What businesses need to know
October 19, 2023
Gaming raises a multitude of legal issues for businesses. In this series of publications, Gaming and law: What businesses need to know, we cover a number of the most topical issues.
Navigating the metaverse
September 12, 2023
In the space of a very short time, businesses are focusing on what the metaverse means for them. In addition to commercialising the opportunities available to them, such as new channels to market and enhanced customer engagement, businesses will need to understand and address the associated risks.
NFTs, cryptocurrency, digital assets: What are they under English law?
June 29, 2023
Digital assets, what are they really? You can’t physically hold them, they’re not legal rights, but they are personal property. So how should they be treated under English law?
Hermès succeeds in enforcing trade mark rights in NFT dispute
February 20, 2023
On February 8, 2023, a jury found Rothschild liable for trademark infringement, trademark dilution and cybersquatting based on Rothschild’s use of the Birkin mark to promote and sell the MetaBirkins NFTs.
Are NFTs a type of property under English law
June 06, 2022
An English court has reportedly recognised a non-fungible token (NFT) as a type of property in an as yet unreported High Court decision.
NFTs and copyright infringement: Miramax v Tarantino
November 25, 2021
Director Quentin Tarantino recently announced that he would be auctioning as non-fungible tokens (“NFTs”) excerpts from the original handwritten screenplay of the 1994 film Pulp Fiction.