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Legal Issues In Games Roundtable (Presented by the IGDA)

Will Bucher (Associate, Debevoise & Plimpton)

Location: Room 211, South Hall

Date: Wednesday, March 18

Time: 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Pass Type: All Access Pass, Core+Summits Pass, Core Pass, Summits Pass, Expo Plus Pass, Expo Pass, Audio Pass, Independent Games Summit Pass - Get your pass now!

Topic: Advocacy

Format: Roundtable

Vault Recording: TBD

Audience Level: All

The future is always uncertain. In this open discussion roundtable, we’ll talk about some of the legal issues facing the video games industry in the coming year. The roundtable will focus discussion on a few key issues including continued and new attention on consumer privacy as the EU steps up enforcement of GDPR and California's and Nevada’s new privacy laws takes effect, and possible legal regulation of loot boxes by the FTC in the U.S. and other bodies internationally.


Attendees will hear from each other about legal issues facing the industry in the coming year. This will serve as a mastermind on how to prepare, adapt and cope with these challenges.

Intended Audience

This roundtable is intended for those responsible for or interested in legal issues in the industry. Prior knowledge is not required, but insights are encouraged.