Legal

Page 3 of 27   (652 items) « Previous Page Next Page »

Nintendo wins Mii patent suit

8 months ago Judge invalidates RecogniCorp patent on storing police sketch-artist data, bringing closure to suit filed over virtual avatar system

3 FTC announces settlements with LAI Systems and Retro Dreamer

8 months ago Devs will pay a combined $360,000 in civil penalties for violating COPPA

4 Publishers sued over fantasy sports patents

8 months ago EA, Activision, Zynga, Take-Two, Konami among targets of suits over games based on real-time events and TV shows

Jobs

Goodgame Studios denies allegations of unfair dismissal

8 months ago German trade union claims 28 employees were fired to prevent election of a workers' council

Nintendo wins another patent case against Wii U, 3DS

9 months ago California federal court rules that Nintendo's hardware does not infringe

GTA 5 modders say Take-Two sent PIs to their doors

9 months ago Devs on two different multiplayer mods describe intimidation tactic used to shut them down

Blizzard and Innovis settle Overwatch suit

9 months ago Paintball app creator drops lawsuit against developer after months-long legal dispute

3 US approves DRM circumvention on abandoned games

9 months ago DMCA exemption allows players to bypass server authentication after servers are turned off; proposed exemption for jailbreaking consoles denied

2 12 arrested in eSports match fixing scandal - Report

10 months ago Korean investigators find five StarCraft 2 matches fixed; two money men behind scheme have ties to organized crime

1 SAG-AFTRA now has the authority to strike

10 months ago More than 95 per cent of union's voting members voted yes in the referendum, negotiations to re-open

22 The Escapist faces possible legal action over Star Citizen exposť

10 months ago Cloud Imperium has denied accusations of mishandling funds and workplace discrimination, claims unethical journalistic practice

4 Fan turns to the crowd for Pokemon PAX party settlement

10 months ago The Pokemon Company wants $4,000 to drop the lawsuit over a cancelled fan party at PAX Prime

1 Black Forest Games loses Diesel trademark dispute

10 months ago "This decision has caught us with our pants down"

Wizards of the Coast settles Hex lawsuit

10 months ago Reaches agreement with Cryptozoic and Hex over similarities with Magic: The Gathering

18 Voice actors union voting on strike action

11 months ago SAG-AFTRA at "a crossroads" following stalled negotiations with game companies

5 Andrew House: the PS4 is struggling against censorship in China

11 months ago "I don't think it has been a kind of a rocket launch start"

Machine Zone resolves trade secrets lawsuit with Kabam

11 months ago Legal tussle returns to its former state: a heated conversation at a cocktail party

Arbitrator settles in favour of Marty O'Donnell in Bungie case

11 months ago Documents reveal extent of schism between composer and former colleagues

2 FTC slaps Machinima for deceptive Xbox One ad campaign

11 months ago Regulator warns against paying YouTubers to promote products without disclosure

5 Users of Lizard Squad's DDoS attack tool arrested in UK

A year ago National Crime Agency says six people targeted over Lizard Stresser software

Square Enix, SNK settle legal dispute

A year ago Dueling complaints over Neo Geo games featured in High Score Girl manga series dropped

2 Another day, another trade secrets leak for Machine Zone

A year ago Disgruntled employee Jing Zeng stole data to negotiate a severance package

1 Machine Zone sues Kabam over trade secrets

A year ago UPDATE: Statement from Machine Zone on slanging match that turned legal

21 Pair arrested at Pokemon World Championship after death threats

A year ago Unlicenced firearms discovered in vehicle by Boston Police

4 Duke Nukem rights suit settled

A year ago UPDATE: Gearbox, 3D Realms, and Interceptor Entertainment release statement

Page 3 of 27   (652 items) « Previous Page Next Page »