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Justin Jacobson
European Union’s GDPR: One Year Later By Jeffrey E. Jacobson, Esq. It has been one year since the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) went into effect.  There are several lessons that we have learned since the law’s implementation and now have further insight on how to effectively deal with the newly enacted regulations. ...
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On June 6, 2019, sports and esports publication, Advocacy For Fairness In Sports, quoted Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President of The Jacobson Firm, P.C. on the pending Tenney v. Faze Clan decision and its potential impact on player and talent individual representation within esports.  In particular, Mr. Jacobson commented on the potential benefits of individual...
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On June 4, 2019, news publication, Bloomberg Law, quoted Jeffrey E. Jacobson, Esq., President of The Jacobson Firm, P.C. on the pending lawsuit between NBA player, Kawhi Leonard and athletic apparel company, Nike regarding copyright and trademark protections.  In particular, Mr. Jacobson commented on the potential novel issue existing between a trademark rights holder and...
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Current Best Practices for CopyrightBy Jeffrey E. Jacobson The Supreme Court’s recent decision in Fourth Estate Public Benefit Corp. v. Wall-Street.com, LLC is a wake-up call and crucial reminder on the importance of timely copyright registrations.  Which works to register is always a question.  In an ideal world, we would register everything; however that can...
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On May 31, 2019, NBA2K League esports podcast, The 2K Zone interviewed Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C. In his interview, Justin discusses the NBA 2K League, his ideas on team chemistry as well as on new player recruitment and much more. Check the full interview here.
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The “Sturgis Motorcycle Rally” Circuit Court of Appeals’ DecisionBy Jeffrey E. Jacobson, Esq. Last year, the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit ruled on an appeal from the United States District of Court for the District of South Dakota.  The Federal Court in Rapid City held a jury trial on Sturgis Motorcycle...
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On May 10, 2019, NBA2K League esports podcast, “NBA 2K League Expose” Podcast interviewed Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C. In his interview, Justin discusses Season 2 of the NBA 2K League, the recent Cavs Legion GC suspensions and more. Check the full interview below and here.
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Some Additional Fashion, Beauty & Apparel Legal ConsiderationsBy Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. We will now explore some other related legal matters that fashion business entrepreneurs should be aware of.  This article expands on our initial one wherein we discussed some initial business considerations for clothing, beauty and apparel brands. As previously mentioned, it is prudent...
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Crossing your T’s for your O-1’s and P’s: A Visa Checklist for the Professional Gamer By Pablo G, Velez, Esq. & Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. The global esports phenomenon is growing in the United States.  Players from around the world are coming to the United States for a chance to participate in big money tournaments...
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Copyright Protection of Dance Choreography In The U.S. By Justin M. Jacobson & Jeffrey E. Jacobson Recently, several lawsuits were filed against Epic Games, the creator of the game “Fortnite,” for the alleged usage of protected dance choreography in their product.  In particular, the game developer was providing and monetizing “emotes.”  The in-game “emotes” are...
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