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LGJ: On Brown v. Entertainment Merchants Assn.

Mark Methenitis contributes Law of the Game on Joystiq ("LGJ"), a column on legal issues as they relate to video games: I believe I likely owe you an apology. LGJ should have covered this decision the day it was issued, but unfortunately, sometimes clients have to come first. So here we are, a...

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LGJ: Morrowind Mod Mayhem

Mark Methenitis contributes Law of the Game on Joystiq ("LGJ"), a column on legal issues as they relate to video games: There's been quite the uproar over the past few weeks over Morrowind 2011, the now defunct project which collected and harmonized some 4GB of The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind mods...

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Law of the Game on Joystiq: MMORPGambler

Each week Mark Methenitis contributes Law of the Game on Joystiq, a column on legal issues as they relate to video games: Well, it's GDC week, which likely means no one will be reading 'Law of the Game on Joystiq.' I can't say I blame you ... However, I just got back from the Gaming Law...

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Law of the Game on Joystiq: Bar Hero

Each week Mark Methenitis contributes Law of the Game on Joystiq, a column on legal issues as they relate to video games: It's starting to seem like all I ever post about is Guitar Hero, but the game keeps presenting new and interesting issues to examine. I received an email from a reader who...

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Law of the Game on Joystiq: Call the cops, he stole my Cloudsong!

Each week Mark Methenitis contributes Law of the Game on Joystiq, a column on legal issues as they relate to video games: Everyone remembers the now classic "You Stole My Cloudsong!" recording (warning: NSFW). What's less funny, if you're a MMORPG player, is that theft is a real occurrence in MMO...

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Law of the Game on Joystiq: Grumpy Thompson Again

Each week Mark Methenitis contributes Law of the Game on Joystiq, a column on legal issues as they relate to video games: Like a bear awakening from winter hibernation, you can be assured that after a Grand Theft Auto game is slated for release, a certain attorney in Miami will come stumbling out...

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Law of the Game on Joystiq: Gambling Hero

Each week Mark Methenitis contributes Law of the Game on Joystiq, a column on legal issues as they relate to video games: It's that time of year again. Yes, it's the Las Vegas convention season, and between CES and D.I.C.E., many of the gaming faithful will have been in casino central before the...

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Law of the Game on Joystiq: Crossover Contracts

Each week Mark Methenitis contributes Law of the Game on Joystiq, a column on legal issues as they relate to video games: The various entertainment industries, from games to movies to books, are replete with crossovers from the other entertainment mediums. Some of these end products have turned...

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