Project finance and public funding in games

UK games industry body UKIE invited me to speak at their inaugural Thursday@3 series of events last week.  This first event was on the subject of funding games, so I decided to talk about two areas of games finance which have been much underrated recently: project finance and public sources of funding.   Have a look… Continue reading Project finance and public funding in games

Game cloning: recent legal developments

My employer, Osborne Clarke, held its biannual Interactive Entertainment Legal Forum (a networking event and training session for inhouse games lawyers from UK and Europe) last month.  I spoke about the difficult topic of game cloning, non-literal copying and recent legal developments regarding it.  What actually is the law about game cloning in the UK… Continue reading Game cloning: recent legal developments