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Jeffrey Jacobson Appointed to the NY City Bar Trademarks & Unfair Competition Committee

New York, NY – Jeffrey Jacobson has been appointed to the New York City Bar’s Trademarks & Unfair Competition Committee, one of the most respected legal committees in the intellectual property field. Jacobson’s new role will involve delving into the complexities of trademark law, contributing to discussions on current issues, and shaping the future of […]

Jack Daniel’s Trademark Decision: A Blow to Parody Products By Jeffrey E. Jacobson, Esq.

By Jeffrey E. Jacobson, Esq. with Ben E. Radisch In June, 2023, the Supreme Court issued a unanimous ruling in favor of Jack Daniel’s, a bourbon company, against VIP Products, the producers of parody dog toys. The issue centered around VIP’s “Bad Spaniels” dog toy that resembled the Jack Daniel’s bourbon bottle. Importantly, this decision […]

Copyright Infringement: Analyzing the Implications of Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. v. Goldsmith

Copyright Infringement: Analyzing the Implications of Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. v. Goldsmith By: Jeffrey E. Jacobson with Madelyn Feyko This Supreme Court copyright case involves not one, but two artists. This is the most recent case where the Supreme Court addresses the fair use defense. The first artist, Andy Warhol, is […]

Super Lawyer

Jacobson Named Super Lawyer & “Top Rated Lawyer” by Martindale-Hubbell Jeffery E. Jacobson, President of The Jacobson Firm, P.C. has been selected for the tenth year in a row as a 2023 Super Lawyer. Jacobson continues to provide exemplary legal services for Intellectual Property, and in Entertainment. The Jacobson firm has clients from varying backgrounds and […]

Committees

Jacobson continues to serve on the prestigious Communications and Media Law Committee of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York and their Entertainment Law Committee. Jeffery Jacobson is extensively involved in Committees and holds positions in many relevant organizations to enhance his knowledge of Intellectual Property and to mentor young attorneys […]

June 2022 Update: Copyright Small Claims Court Launched

June 2022 Update: Copyright Small Claims Court Launched By Jeffrey E. Jacobson, Esq. As explored early last year, the Copyright Claims Board (CCB) created by the CASE Act will start accepting claims on June 16, 2022. Claims for copyright infringement and misrepresentation will be accepted by the CCB. The initial filing fee is $40, followed […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Organizations – Chris Lamarucciola (Parabellum Esports)

On April 26, 2022, the #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Esports Organizations with Chris Lamarucciola of Parabellum Esports. In this episode, Chris spoke about launching esports organization, Parabellum Esports and its related properties. He continues by exploring Parabellum Esports’ current competitive teams, such as their Rainbow Six Siege team, an exploration of iRacing as well […]

The #EsportsBizShow – NFTs, Crypto & Play 2 Earn (P2E) in Esports and Gaming – Christopher Gonsalves (Community Gaming)

On April 12, 2022, the #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on NFTs, Crypto and Play 2 Earn (P2E) in esports and video games with Christopher Gonsalves of Community Gaming. In this episode, Chris spoke about starting Community Gaming New York and his original work in the cryptocurrency, bitcoin and NFT space. He continues by exploring his […]

Oh, No! They Rescheduled the Harry Styles Concert! Force Majeure and “Rain or Shine” Language in a Time of Disasters and Pandemics

Oh, No! They Rescheduled the Harry Styles Concert! Force Majeure and “Rain or Shine” Language in a Time of Disasters and Pandemics By Jeremy M. Evans, Esq. and Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. The sale of many consumer goods, including concert tickets, indicates something along the lines of “rain or shine.” Does this include disasters that […]

Jacobson’s esports business and legal textbook “The Essential Guide to the Business & Law of Esports & Professional Video Gaming” has been awarded both the STEM.org Authenticated and STEM.org Reviewed trustmarks

04-05-22 – Jacobson’s esports business and legal textbook “The Essential Guide to the Business & Law of Esports & Professional Video Gaming” has been awarded both the STEM.org Authenticated and STEM.org Reviewed trustmarks (New York, NY) – Justin M. Jacobson’s esports business and legal textbook, “The Essential Guide to the Business & Law of Esports […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Sponsorships – Justin Stefanovic (Misfits Gaming Group)

On April 4, 2022, the #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Esports Sponsorships and Partnerships with Justin Stefanovic of Misfits Gaming Group. In this episode, Justin spoke about his work in the esports space and gaming space, including his initial work as at an advertising agency. He continues by exploring his current sponsorship and partnership work […]

03-31-22 – Jacobson Acts As A Panelist For “The Fashion Industry’s Impact on Gaming” Panel As Part Of Ritual Motion’s Fashion in Gaming Virtual Summit

03-31-22 – Jacobson Acts As A Panelist For “The Fashion Industry’s Impact on Gaming” Panel As Part Of Ritual Motion’s Fashion in Gaming Virtual Summit (New York, NY) – Justin M. Jacobson recently provided insight on “The Fashion Industry’s Impact on Gaming” panel as part of Ritual Motion’s Fashion in Gaming Virtual Summit. This panel […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Youth Esports – Bubba Gaeddert (Varsity Esports Foundation)

On March 28 2022, the #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Youth Esports with Bubba Gaeddert of the Varsity Esports Foundation. In this episode, Bubba spoke about his work in the sports space before transitioning into the esports and gaming space. He continues by exploring his current work with the Varsity Esports Foundation, including how the […]

Some Information On U.S. Trademark Litigation

Some Information On U.S. Trademark Litigation By Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. and Jeffrey E. Jacobson, Esq. In cases where someone believes that their exclusive ownership rights in a validly registered trademark are violated by another, this individual or company has a variety of options, including potentially instituting a claim or lawsuit against them and engage […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Professional Esports Organizations – Todd Harris (Ghost Gaming & Skillshot Media)

On March 21 2022, the #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Professional Esports Organizations with the CEO of Skillshot Media and Co-Owner of Ghost Gaming, Todd Harris. In this episode, Todd talked about his work in the esports and gaming space, including discussing the early days of founding game developer and publisher, Hi-Rez Studios and its […]

03-15-22 – JACOBSON GUEST LECTURES FOR SHAWNEE STATE UNIVERSITY’S SPECIAL TOPICS IN GAME DEVELOPMENT CLASS

03-15-2022 – JACOBSON GUEST LECTURES FOR SHAWNEE STATE UNIVERSITY’S SPECIAL TOPICS IN GAME DEVELOPMENT CLASS (New York, NY) – Justin M. Jacobson was a guest lecturer for the Special Topics in Game Development class at Shawnee State University. While speaking to the class, Justin explored a variety of legal considerations for video and software game […]

The #EsportsBizShow – John Davidson (Davidson Learning Company)

On March 15, 2022, the #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction with John Davidson of the Davidson Learning Company and Chair of the Esports Trade Association. In this episode, John discussed his work in the esports and gaming space, including his work with Gamestop and how he expanded to work with various other brands in the esports […]

Some Intellectual Property Law Considerations for Video Game Developers and Publishers

Some Intellectual Property Law Considerations for Video Game Developers and Publishers By Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. Proper protection of intellectual property by game publishers and game developers is of utmost importance. Usage of these protocols are especially critical as international major and independent or “indie” developers and publishers continue to grow their businesses via traditional […]

Coalition of Parents in Esports (COPE) Announces Addition of Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. to its Industry Advisory Board

03-09-22 – Coalition of Parents in Esports (COPE) Announces Addition of Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. to its Industry Advisory Board (New York, NY) – The Coalition of Parents in Esports (COPE) has announced that Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. has joined its Industry Advisory Board as its President in addition to acting as the organization’s legal […]

Some Additional Legal Protections for Small Business Owners

Some Additional Legal Protections for Small Business Owners By Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. Building off the initial piece, this article explores some additional available legal protections that small business owners might consider when starting or operating an existing company. While this is not an exhaustive list, it is meant to explore a few other relevant […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Youth Esports – James O’Hagan (The Academy of Esports)

On March 7, 2022, the #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Youth Esports with James O’Hagan of The Academy of Esports and the  Director of Digital & Virtual Learning for Racine Unified School District in Wisconsin. In this episode, he discussed his work in the esports and gaming space, including his work in the youth, middle […]

Interview: Bleav in Sports Law with Jeremy Evans – Justin M. Jacobson

On March 7, 2022, Bleave In Sports Law with Jeremy Evans of California Sports Lawyer aired an episode featuring Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C. The interview hosted by Jeremy Evans focused on Justin’s previous esports and gaming legal and business industry experience, including his work on behalf of musicians, professional […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Video Game and Esports Law – Veda Cruz, Esq. (Gearbox Software)

On February 28, 2022, the #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Esports and Video Game Law with Associate Counsel for Gearbox Software, Veda Cruz, Esq. In this episode, Veda discussed her work in the video game space, including her current work at game publisher and developer, Gearbox Software, who has developed and published many top game […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Business – Christian Bishop (Twitch)

On February 21, 2022, the #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Esports Business with Director of Twitch Properties for Esports and Gaming, Christian Bishop. In this episode, Christian discussed his work in the esports and gaming space, including his prior work with esports organization, Method Gaming. He continues by exploring his current work as the Director […]

Interview: Esports Connected – The Legal Mistakes That Can Be Costly For Gamers with Justin M. Jacobson (Esports Trade Association)

On February 18, 2022, Esports Connected hosted by Megan Van Patten and the Esports Trade Association aired an episode featuring Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C. The interview focused on Justin’s previous esports and gaming legal and business industry experience, including his work on behalf of musicians, professional athletes, professional gamers, […]

02-15-22 – JUSTIN M. JACOBSON SPOKE AT A WEBINAR ON SOME COMMON LEGAL PROTECTIONS FOR SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS HOSTED BY THE SMALL BUSINESS UNIVERSITY ONLINE

02-15-22 – JUSTIN M. JACOBSON SPOKE AT A WEBINAR ON SOME COMMON LEGAL PROTECTIONS FOR SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS HOSTED BY THE SMALL BUSINESS UNIVERSITY ONLINE (New York, NY) – Justin M. Jacobson recently spoke at a webinar on “Some Common Legal Protections for Small Business Owners” hosted by the Small Business University as part of […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Organizations – Jordan Zelniker (Isles GT/New York Islanders)

On February 14, 2022, the #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Professional Esports Organizations with Lead Esports Strategist for New York Islanders, Jordan Zelniker of Isles GT. In this episode, Jordan discussed his work in the esports and gaming space, including working with the eMLS team for D.C. United and with Caps Gaming (NHL esports) and […]

Some Intellectual Property Law Considerations When “Minting” An NFT

Some Intellectual Property Law Considerations When “Minting” An NFT By Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. The current buzz in the entertainment, sports, gaming, fashion, and art worlds as well as in other lifestyle, business, and technology areas are the “metaverse” and “non-fungible tokens” known as “NFTs.” However, it is crucial that an individual or company attempting […]

02-09-22 – JACOBSON GUEST LECTURES FOR DREXEL UNIVERSITY’S BUSINESS OF ESPORTS CLASS

02-09-22 – JACOBSON GUEST LECTURES FOR DREXEL UNIVERSITY’S BUSINESS OF ESPORTS CLASS (New York, NY) – Justin M. Jacobson was a guest lecturer for the Business of Esports class at Drexel University, which is part of their BSBA in Esports Business program. While speaking to the class, Justin explored his trajectory from law school to […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Youth Esports – Nick “Obi-Wan Nickobi” Schiner (Coalition of Parents in Esports)

On February 8, 2022, the #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Youth Esports with Chief Learning Officer, Nick “Obi-Wan Nickobi” Schiner of Coalition of Parents In Esports (COPE) and Digital Promise. In this episode, Nick discussed his work in the esports and gaming space, including bringing technology and gaming into the classroom. He continues by exploring […]

02-02-22 – JACOBSON GUEST LECTURES FOR NORTHWOOD UNIVERSITY’S ESPORTS EVENT MANAGEMENT AND PRODUCTION CLASS

02-02-22 – JACOBSON GUEST LECTURES FOR NORTHWOOD UNIVERSITY’S ESPORTS EVENT MANAGEMENT AND PRODUCTION CLASS (New York, NY) – Justin M. Jacobson was a guest lecturer for the Esports Event Management and Production class at Northwood University. While speaking to the class, Justin explored his past esports industry experience, including his day-to-day role as an esports […]

Episode 4 – “Ask An Esports Attorney” Presented by Ritual Motion

On January 26, 2022, the fourth episode of “Ask An Esports Attorney” aired to a live digital audience. The segment was presented by Ritual Motion and hosted by esports attorney and Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. The fourth episode of program featured Mr. Jacobson fielding questions from the live audience, including […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Casting – LifeWithPanda

On February 1, 2022, the #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Esports Casting with professional Fortnite caster, host and analyst, LifeWithPanda. In this episode, LifeWithPanda discussed his journey to becoming a professional Fortnite caster and analyst. He continued by exploring his previous work as a professional caster and analyst for various Fortnite events as well as […]

The #EsportsBizShow – College Esports – Joey Gawrysiak (Shenandoah University)

On January 24, 2022, the #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on College Esports with Joey Gawrysiak of Shenandoah University. In this episode, Joey discussed the esports academic program at Shenandoah University, including its various educational courses as well as their internship opportunities such as with professional esports organizations. He continued by exploring the type of education […]

The #EsportsBizShow – International Esports Academics – Richard Withers (Kajaani University of Applied Sciences)

On January 19, 2022, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on International Esports Academics with Richard Withers of Kajaani University of Applied Sciences. In this episode, Richard discussed his story and how he first got started in the esports and gaming world on the academic and scholastic side. He continues by exploring the esports business academic […]

Episode 3 – “Ask An Esports Attorney” Presented by Ritual Motion

  On January 12, 2022, the third episode of “Ask An Esports Attorney” aired to a live digital audience. The segment was presented by Ritual Motion and hosted by esports attorney and Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. The third episode of program featured Mr. Jacobson fielding questions from the live audience, […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Business – David Chen (NACL)

On January 11, 2022, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction with the President of North American Collegiate League (NACL), David Chen. In this episode, David discussed his story and how he first got started in the esports and gaming world as an investor in FaZe Clan. He continues by exploring the formation of North American Collegiate […]

Interview: The Sean Trace Show – #87 – Justin M. Jacobson, Esq.

On January 4, 2022, The Sean Trace Show aired Episode 87 featuring Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C. The interview focused on Justin’s previous music, sports esports and gaming legal and business industry experience, including his work on behalf of musicians, professional athletes, professional gamers, streamers and content creators. Justin spoke […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Women in Esports and Gaming – Rebecca Dixon (The Gamehers)

On January 3, 2022, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Women in Esports and Gaming with the CEO and Co-Founder of The Gamehers, Rebecca Dixon. In this episode, Rebecca discussed the formation of The Gamehers, including their past work and some current recent projects, including launching their App. She continued by discussing The Gamehers Awards […]

Episode 2 – “Ask An Esports Attorney” Presented by Ritual Motion

On December 15, 2021, the second episode of “Ask An Esports Attorney” aired to a live digital audience. The segment was presented by Ritual Motion and hosted by veteran esports attorney and Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. The second episode of program featured Mr. Jacobson fielding questions from the live audience, […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Music and Gaming – Brett Marks (Columbia Records)

On December 15, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Music and Gaming with the Director of Business Development and  Gaming and the Immersive Media Lead at Brett Marks of Columbia Records. In this episode, Brett discussed his background in music and live entertainment and how he transitioned to running the esports and gaming division […]

12-02-21 – JACOBSON GUEST LECTURES FOR SEVERAL UNIVERSITIES ON ESPORTS BUSINESS AND LAW

12-03-21 – JACOBSON GUEST LECTURES FOR SEVERAL UNIVERSITIES ON ESPORTS BUSINESS AND LAW (New York, NY) – Justin M. Jacobson was a guest lecturer at four different colleges over the past few months. This includes speaking at an esports marketing class at Seneca College in Canada. He also was a guest lecturer for esports students […]

Episode 1 – “Ask An Esports Attorney” Presented by Ritual Motion

On December 1, 2021, the first episode of “Ask An Esports Attorney” aired to a live digital audience. The segment was presented by Ritual Motion and hosted by veteran esports attorney and Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. The first episode of program featured Mr. Jacobson fielding questions from the live audience, […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Youth Esports – Chris Aviles (Garden State Esports)

On November 15, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Youth Esports with Chris Aviles of Garden State Esports. In this episode, Chris discussed his background in esports and how he developed the first middle school varsity esports program in New Jersey. Aviles continued by exploring the creation and development of Garden State Esports, including […]

Interview: The Power Level – How Can You Find an Agent in Esports?

On November 12, 2021, The Power Level on Ritual Motion hosted by Crystal Mills, Rebecca Dixon of Gamehers and Alex Hutchi released an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C. The interview focused on Justin’s previous esports and gaming industry experience, including his work on behalf of professional gamers, streamers […]

Jacobson hosts “Professional Job In Esports” information session during SIEGE2021 hosted by Georgia Game Developers Association

11-08-21 – Jacobson hosts “Professional Job In Esports” information session during SIEGE2021 hosted by Georgia Game Developers Association (New York, NY) – Justin M. Jacobson recently hosted an information session focused on “Professional Jobs in Esports” as part of the SIEGE2021, a conference hosted by the Georgia Game Developers Association. This webinar explored the various […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Fantasy Esports – Stu and Jack Porter (Clout Fantasy)

On November 2, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Fantasy Esports with Stu Porter and Jack Porter of Clout Fantasy. In this episode, each of them discussed their background in the industry. The Porter brothers continued by exploring the creation and development of Clout Fantasy, including its unique spot as a daily fantasy esports […]

Trademark Law Update: The Trademark Modernization Act

Trademark Law Update: The Trademark Modernization Act In March 2020, Congress passed the Trademark Modernization Act of 2020 (“Trademark Modernization Act”). Depending on which side you sit on, this was either a great step forward or backward for trademark owners. If nothing else, this tightens up the practice of registering and keeping registered trademarks; and, […]

Jacobson Acts As A Panelist For “They Aren’t Playing Games: The Growth, Challenges and Legal Issues in Esports” Panel As Part of PLI’s Sports Law Program

10-06-21 – Jacobson Acts As A Panelist For “They Aren’t Playing Games: The Growth, Challenges and Legal Issues in Esports” Panel As Part of PLI’s Sports Law Program (New York, NY) – Justin M. Jacobson recently provided insight on “They Aren’t Playing Games: The Growth, Challenges and Legal Issues in eSports” panel as part of […]

Interview: The DLC Drop – Understanding The Legal Side Of The Gaming Industry

On October 6, 2021, The DLC Drop hosted by John Davidson released an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C. The interview focused on Justin’s previous esports and gaming industry experience, including his work on behalf of professional gamers, streamers and content creators and looking at professional gamer contracts. Justin […]

JUSTIN M. JACOBSON NAMED SUPER LAWYER RISING STAR AGAIN

10-05-2021 – JUSTIN M. JACOBSON NAMED SUPER LAWYER RISING STAR AGAIN (New York, NY) Justin M. Jacobson, Vice-President of The Jacobson Firm, P.C. has been selected for a sixth year in a row as a 2021 SuperLawyer Rising Star. Mr. Jacobson will be listed in the New York Times Magazine as well as on the […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Organizations – Jordan Sherman (Immortals Gaming Club)

On September 13, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Esports Organizations with President of Immortals Gaming Club, Jordan Sherman. In this episode,he discussed his path from traditional sports at the L.A. Clipper and MLB to Gen. G Esports and eventually to becoming President of Immortals Gaming Club (IGC). Jordan continues by exploring Immortals’ future […]

Interview: Esports Heaven – Justin M. Jacobson on future of esports business & mgmt

On August 17, 2021, Esports Heaven released an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C. The interview focused on Justin’s previous esports and gaming industry experience, including his work on behalf of professional gamers, streamers and content creators and how the esports business has changed and become more professionalized. Justin […]

Interview: The Market Madness Podcast – The Business of E-sports with Justin Jacobson

On August 16, 2021, The Market Madness Podcast presented by WOLF Financial and hosted by Gav Blaxberg aired an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C. The interview focused on Justin’s previous esports and gaming industry experience, including his work on behalf of professional gamers, streamers and content creators and […]

JEFFREY E. JACOBSON: 32 YEARS OF “AV PREEMINENT ®” PEER REVIEW RATING FROM MARTINDALE-HUBBELL

08-09-21 – JEFFREY E. JACOBSON: 32 YEARS OF “AV PREEMINENT ®” PEER REVIEW RATING FROM MARTINDALE-HUBBELL (New York, NY) – Jeffrey E. Jacobson recently celebrated 32 years of AV Preeminent ® rating from Martindale-Hubbell—the highest possible rating for attorneys. Since 1990, Jeffrey E. Jacobson has consistently received Martindale-Hubbell’s top rating for a period of 32 […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Gaming Content Creators and Streamers – OfficialChiKa

On August 9, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Gaming Content Creators and Streamers with OfficialChiKa. In this episode, she discussed her growth and expansion in esports, streaming and gaming scene. OfficialChika continues by exploring her work in the space on behalf of Women in Games and how she approaches her day-to-day business affairs. […]

JEFFREY E. JACOBSON NAMED SUPER LAWYER AGAIN IN 2021

JEFFREY E. JACOBSON NAMED SUPER LAWYER AGAIN IN 2021 (New York, NY) – Jeffrey E. Jacobson, President of The Jacobson Firm, P.C. has been selected for an eighth year in a row as a 2021 Super Lawyer. In this role, Mr. Jacobson will be listed in the New York Times Magazine as well as on […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports and Health and Wellness – Dr. Lindsey Migliore (GamerDoc)

On August 2, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Esports and Health and Wellness with Dr. Lindsey Migliore of GamerDoc. In this episode, Dr. Migliore discussed the growth and expansion of health and wellness in esports and gaming scene. GamerDoc continues by exploring her new book, “Handbook of Esports Medicine: Clinical Aspects of Competitive Video […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Music & Esports and Gaming – Willie Breslau (Atlantic Records)

On July 26, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Music, Esports and Gaming with Strategic Partnerships and Gaming Strategy lead at Atlantic Records, Willie Breslau. In this episode, Mr. Breslau discussed how the growth and expansion of music in esports and gaming scene. Willie continues by exploring how Atlantic Records is proceeding in the […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Streaming & Esports Teams – Sidkitten (Chilly Mountain)

On July 19, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Streaming and Esports teams with streamer and VP of Esports at Chilly Mountain, Sidkitten. In this episode, Sidkitten discussed how she originally began streaming and creating original gaming content. She continues by exploring how she incorporates yoga and fitness into her gaming regime as well […]

The #EsportsBizShow – NFTs and Crypto – Adrian Krion (Womplay)

On July 12, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on NFTs and Crypto in Esports and Gaming with CEO of Spielworks, Adrian Krion. In this episode, Adrian discussed NFTs and the use of crypto-tokens in esports and gaming, including the Womplay platform. He continues exploring the future of NFTs and the use of blockchain technology […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Nick Cuomo (Co-Founder & CEO of Allstar)

On July 6, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Co-Founder and CEO of Allstar, Nick Cuomo. In this episode, Nick discussed the formation and growth of Allstar, including receiving an investment from Mark Cuban. He then explained what makes the product unique and a great fit for upcoming streamers and content creators. Check the […]

Quoted: “Ford Models to participate in Esports Fashion Week” On The Esports Observer

On June 30, 2021, The Esports Observer quoted Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President of The Jacobson Firm, P.C. and Manager of Ford Models’ Esports and Gaming talent division as part of their article entitled “Ford Models to participate in Esports Fashion Week” In particular, Mr. Jacobson commented on the Ford Models’ role in the Esports […]

JACOBSON FIRM ATTORNEYS JUSTIN M. JACOBSON, AND PABLO G. VELEZ SPOKE ON A PANEL ON IMMIGRATION, COPYRIGHT AND TRADEMARK LAW MATTERS FOR ESPORTS TEAMS, PROFESSIONAL GAMERS AND STREAMERS HOSTED BY RITUAL MOTION AND COPE

06-30-21 – JACOBSON FIRM ATTORNEYS JUSTIN M. JACOBSON, AND PABLO G. VELEZ SPOKE ON A PANEL ON IMMIGRATION, COPYRIGHT AND TRADEMARK LAW MATTERS FOR ESPORTS TEAMS, PROFESSIONAL GAMERS AND STREAMERS HOSTED BY RITUAL MOTION AND COPE (New York, NY) – The Jacobson Firm’s lawyers Justin M. Jacobson and Pablo G. Velez recently spoke on a […]

Quoted: “Ford Models joins Esports Fashion Week” On Esports Insider

On June 29, 2021, Esports Insider quoted Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President of The Jacobson Firm, P.C. and Manager of Ford Models’ Esports and Gaming talent division as part of their article entitled “Ford Models joins Esports Fashion Week” In particular, Mr. Jacobson commented on the Ford Models’ role in the Esports Fashion Week pilot […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Events – Charles O’ Donnell (CSL Esports)

On June 28, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Esports Events with Director of Business Development for Collegiate Star League (CSL) Esports, Charles O’ Donnell. In this episode, Charles discussed Collegiate Star League‘s various collegiate esports tournaments and their educational offerings for colleges. He then explained some of the unique services that CSL Esports […]

Quoted: “XSET Warzone Pro Fro Partners With Buffd for NFT” On The Esports Observer

On June 18, 2021, The Esports Observer quoted Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President of The Jacobson Firm, P.C. and Manager of Ford Models’ Esports and Gaming talent division as part of their article entitled “XSET Warzone Pro Fro Partners With Buffd for NFT” In particular, Mr. Jacobson commented on the Ford Models’ role in conceptualizing […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Youth Esports – Christopher Turner

On June 21, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Youth Esports with Christopher Turner of Southern University Lab School. In this episode, Chris discussed how creating and operating youth and high school esports programs. He then explored the potential opportunities in youth and high school esports in HBCUs. Check the full interview here and […]

Quoted: “Gaming and Esports Talent Come Together in Promoting STEM Careers” On The Esports Observer

On June 16, 2021, The Esports Observer quoted Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President of The Jacobson Firm, P.C. and Manager of Ford Models’ Esports and Gaming talent division as part of their article entitled “Gaming and Esports Talent Come Together in Promoting STEM Careers.” In particular, Mr. Jacobson commented on the Ford Models’ role in […]

Interview: The EdUp Esports Podcast – Entertainment & Esports Attorney, Professor & Author of “The Essential Guide to the Business & Law of Esports & Professional Video Gaming” – The Law of Esports – Justin M. Jacobson

On June 16, 2021, The EdUp Esports podcast hosted by Jerry Sanchez aired an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C. The interview focused on Justin’s previous esports and gaming industry experience, including his work on behalf of professional gamers, streamers and content creators. He sheds light on his recently […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Venues – Alec Polsley (Co-Founder of BrookLAN)

On June 14, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Esports Venues with Co-Founder of BrookLAN, Alec Polsley. In this episode, Alec discussed how he first started in the esports and gaming space and he started throwing local esports events. He then explored how he transitioned into opening New York and Brooklyn’s newest gaming arena, […]

Interview: Ball and Chain – The Sports Betting and Crypto Podcast – The Legal Side of Esports and the Future of Esports Leagues with Justin M. Jacobson

On June 10, 2021, ZenSports Ball and Chain podcast hosted by Mark Thomas aired an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C. The interview focused on Justin’s previous esports and gaming industry experience, including his work on behalf of professional gamers, streamers and content creators. He sheds light on his […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Organizations – Mark Josey of Kansas City Pioneers (CEO & Co-Founder)

On June 7, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Esports Organizations with CEO and Co-Founder, Mark Josey of Kansas City Pioneers. In this episode, Mark discussed how he first started in the esports and gaming space and he originally formed the Kansas City Pioneers. He then explored how the team grew and expanded into […]

Interview: Esports Careers Podcast – Justin M. Jacobson, Esq.

On June 2, 2021, Esports Careers Podcast hosted by Robin Silk aired an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C. The interview focused on Justin’s previous esports and gaming industry experience, including his work on behalf of professional gamers, streamers and content creators. He sheds light on his experiences managing […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Marketing – Tatiana Tacca

On June 1, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Esports Marketing with Tatiana Tacca. In this episode, Tatiana discussed how she first started in the esports and gaming space on the marketing and partnership side. She then expanded into how she works with brands to work in the gaming space and how to add […]

Jacobson Acts As Panelist For “Esports and the Blockchain: Buzzwords or Innovation?” Panel As Part of the 2021 Inven Global Esports Conference (IGEC)

05-28-21 – Jacobson Acts As Panelist For “Esports and the Blockchain: Buzzwords or Innovation?” Panel As Part of the 2021 Inven Global Esports Conference (IGEC) (New York, NY) – Justin M. Jacobson recently provided insight on “Esports and the Blockchain: Buzzwords or Innovation?” panel as part of the 2021 Inven Global Esports Conference (IGEC). Justin […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Education – Robert Skinnion (Director of Esports at SPIRE Academy)

On May 24, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Esports Education with Director of Esports at SPIRE Academy, Robert Skinnion. In this episode, Robert discussed how he first started in the esports and gaming space and how he transitioned to the coaching side of esports. He then explored how he began working as Director […]

Interview: Fraggin’ & Laggin’ Podcast – Esports Lawyer, Justin M. Jacobson, Esq.

On May 24, 2021, Fraggin’ & Laggin’ Podcast hosted by Junkhead and Joaquim Blaze aired an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C. The interview focused on Justin’s previous esports and gaming industry experience, including his work on behalf of professional gamers, streamers and content creators. He continues by explaining […]

A Quick Look at Social Media Disclosures for Influencers

A Quick Look at Social Media Disclosures for Influencers By Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. Today’s entertainment, sports, music, and gaming worlds are dominated by the rise of influential celebrities and personalities commonly referred to as “influencers.” Many of these influencers operate in the physical space as well as within the digital metaverse and social media […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Gaming Creators and Streamers – Ahman Green (NFL All-Pro & College Esports Coach)

On May 17, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Esports and Gaming Creators and Streamers with former NFL All-Pro and current esports head coach at Lakeland University, Ahman Green. In this episode, Ahman discussed how he first started in the esports and gaming space after being a star NFL player. He then explored how […]

Interview: Full Contact Nerd – Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. – How professional gamers can avoid the legal and business pitfalls of esports

On May 14, 2021, Full Contact Nerd hosted by Cris Alvarez aired an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C. The interview focused on Justin’s previous esports and gaming industry experience, including his work on behalf of professional gamers, streamers and content creators and his motivation for writing the book. […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Content Licensing – Mario Prosperino (Co-Founder of ESPAT)

On May 10, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Esports Content Licensing with Co-Founder of ESPAT, Mario Prosperino. In this episode, Mario discussed how he first started in the sports licensing space at Getty Images. He then explored how he began working in the esports and gaming space, including the formation and growth of […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Academics – Dr. Seth Jenny (Slippery Rock University)

On May 3, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Esports Academics with Dr. Seth Jenny, an Assistant Professor Esports at Slippery Rock University and Founding Member of the Esports Research Network‬. In this episode, Dr. Jenny discussed how he first started the esports program at Slippery Rock University. He explored creating esports academic curriculum […]

Interview: The Esports Observer – Ford Models’ Justin M. Jacobson: ‘NFTs Could Save Entire Industries’

On April 30, 2021, The Esports Observer released an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C. The interview focused on the rise of NFTs or non-fungible tokens in esports, gaming and entertainment worlds. The piece included Justin’s perspectives on its growth in the art, music and sports worlds as well […]

JEFFREY E. JACOBSON, JUSTIN M. JACOBSON, AND PABLO G. VELEZ ALL SPOKE AT WEBINAR ON VISA AND IMMIGRATION ISSUES FOR MUSICIANS AND MUSIC MAKERS HOSTED BY THE GRAMMY’S MUSICARES

04-27-21 – JEFFREY E. JACOBSON, JUSTIN M. JACOBSON, AND PABLO G. VELEZ ALL SPOKE AT WEBINAR ON VISA AND IMMIGRATION ISSUES FOR MUSICIANS AND MUSIC MAKERS HOSTED BY THE GRAMMY’S MUSICARES (New York, NY) – Jeffrey E. Jacobson , Justin M. Jacobson, and Pablo G. Velez recently all spoke at a webinar on “Visas and […]

Interview: The HipHopGamer Show On Hot 97 – Justin M. Jacobson, Esq.

On April 27, 2021, The HipHopGamer Show on Hot 97 hosted by The HipHopGamer aired an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C. The interview focused on Justin’s previous esports and gaming industry experience, including his work on behalf of professional gamers, streamers and content creators and some pitfalls that […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Business – Anthony Geranio (Co-Founder of 1v1 Me App)

On April 26, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Esports Business with Co-Founder of 1v1 Me App, Anthony Geranio‬. In this episode, Anthony discussed how he first started working in the gaming space and about the eventual formation of the 1v1 Me App. He explored what 1v1 Me App is, how a user gets […]

Interview: The #OG2Cents Podcast – Episode #60 – WorldWideJust with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq.

On April 25, 2021, the esports show, The #OG2Cents Podcast hosted by OG KING CURT released an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C. The interview focused on Justin’s previous esports industry experience, including his work on behalf of professional gamers, streamers and content creators and his journey from college […]

JUSTIN M. JACOBSON JOINS THE ESPORTS RESEARCH NETWORK

04-23-21 – JUSTIN M. JACOBSON JOINS THE ESPORTS RESEARCH NETWORK (New York, NY) – Justin M. Jacobson was approved to join the Esports Research Network. As an Adjunct Professor at University of North Carolina Wilmington, Justin will be providing his unique insight on the professional gaming world with dozens of other industry professionals and academics […]

An Introduction to NFTs in the Esports and Gaming Worlds

An Introduction to NFTs in the Esports and Gaming Worlds By Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. Today’s entertainment, sports, art, esports and gaming industries are buzzing about NFTs or “non-fungible tokens.” This includes musicians earning millions of dollars through releasing their own NFTs, professional athletes launching their own NFT companies, and the trending NBA Top Shot […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Content Creators – Overtflow

On April 19, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Esports Content Creators with Tik Tok Gaming Content Creator and Streamer, Overtflow‬. In this episode, Overtflow discussed how he first started working in the gaming content creation and streaming space. He explored his current work on Tik Tok as well as fighting against FaZe Sensei […]

Feature: “The Essential Guide to the Business & Law of Esports & Professional Video Gaming” On Yellowbrick Learning

The recently released, “The Essential Guide to the Business & Law of Esports & Professional Video Gaming“ by Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. received coverage on Yellowbrick Learning. The text provides the reader with an in-depth look at the business and legal matters associated with the esports world. This includes coverage of the stakeholders in the […]

Interview: The Wide World of Esports – Esports Player and Talent Representation

On April 15, 2021, esports show, The Wide World of Esports part of the ThinkTech Hawaii hosted by Katharine Nohr released an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C. The interview focused on Justin’s previous esports industry experience, including his work on behalf of professional gamers, streamers and content creators. […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Shoutcasters and Hosts – Rob “Reforge” Gonzales

On April 12, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Esports Shoutcasters and Hosts with Rob “Reforge” Gonzales‬. In this episode, Rob discussed how he first started working in the esports casting and hosting space. He explored his previous event casting and hosting work including in a variety of different games. Check the full interview […]

Jacobson Acts As A Panelist For “The Future of Esports and Gaming Law” Panel As Part SULC Esports Summit 2021

04-12-21 – Jacobson Acts As A Panelist For “The Future of Esports and Gaming Law” Panel As Part SULC Esports Summit 2021 (New York, NY) – Justin M. Jacobson recently provided insight on “The Future of Esports and Gaming Law” panel as part of the Southern University Law Center’s (SULC) Esports Summit 2021. In fact, […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Media – Sam Cooke (Managing Director – Esports Inside‪r‬)

On April 5, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Esports Media with Managing Director for Esports Insider, Sam Cooke. In this episode, Sam discussed how he first started working in the esports media space and how the Esports Insider was formed. He explored the publication’s growth and expansion into other areas of media, including […]

Feature: “The Essential Guide to the Business & Law of Esports & Professional Video Gaming” On SciFi Pulse

The recently released, “The Essential Guide to the Business & Law of Esports & Professional Video Gaming“ by Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. received coverage on SciFi Pulse. The text covers everything a reader should know about the past, present, and future of esports and professional video gaming. This guide provides the reader with an in-depth […]

Jacobson Acts As A Panelist For The “Esports Connection to In-Demand Job Skills” Panel As Part Of Ritual Motion’s College Esports Fair

03-27-21 – Jacobson Acts As A Panelist For The “Esports Connection to In-Demand Job Skills” Panel As Part Of Ritual Motion’s College Esports Fair (New York, NY) – Justin M. Jacobson recently provided insight on the “Esports Connection to In-Demand Job Skills” panel as part of Ritual Motion’s College Esports Fair. In fact, Justin was […]

Jacobson Acts As Moderator For “Working with Partners – Panel: Maximizing Sponsorships in the Collegiate Ecosystem” As Part Of The Esports Business Summit University 2021

03-26-21 – Jacobson Acts As Moderator For “Working with Partners – Panel: Maximizing Sponsorships in the Collegiate Ecosystem” As Part Of The Esports Business Summit University 2021 (New York, NY) – Justin M. Jacobson recently acted as the moderator for the “Working with Partners – Panel: Maximizing Sponsorships in the Collegiate Ecosystem” as part of […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Shoutcasters & Hosts – Arda Oca‪l‬ (ESPN)

On March 29, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Esports Shoutcasters and Hosts with ESPN’s Arda Ocal‬. In this episode, Arda discussed how he first started working in the sports and esports space as an on-air broadcaster and television show host. He explored his current and past experience as an esports caster and host, […]

Jacobson Acts As A Panelist For The “Content Creation and Esports: An Introduction to the Future of Gaming” Panel As Part Of FIU Law’s SEFA First Annual Symposium

03-24-21 – Jacobson Acts As A Panelist For The “Content Creation and Esports: An Introduction to the Future of Gaming” Panel As Part Of FIU Law’s SEFA First Annual Symposium (New York, NY) – Justin M. Jacobson recently provided insight on the “Content Creation and Esports: An Introduction to the Future of Gaming” panel as […]

A Look At NFTs in the Art, Entertainment, Music, Sports, Esports and Gaming Worlds and the Metaverse

A Look At NFTs in the Art, Entertainment, Music, Sports, Esports and Gaming Worlds and the Metaverse By Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. NFTs or “non-fungible tokens” are all the buzz in today’s entertainment, sports, art, esports and gaming industries. This includes musicians earning millions of dollars through releasing their own NFTs, celebrities like Tom Brady […]

Quoted: “Visions and Values: XSET sign Avori Henderson” On Esports Heaven

On March 22, 2021, Esports Heaven quoted Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President of The Jacobson Firm, P.C. and Manager of Ford Models’ Esports and Gaming talent division as part of their article entitled “Visions and Values: XSET sign Avori Henderson.” In particular, Mr. Jacobson commented on the Ford Models’ role in the streamer and content […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Marketing – Rebecca Longawa

On March 22, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Esports Marketing with Rebecca Longawa‬. In this episode, Rebecca discussed how he first started working in the sports and esports space as a marketer. She explored her current and past experience, including working on unique esports sponsorship marketing campaigns on behalf top esports organizations. Check […]

Sacred Heart University Announces the Addition of Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. to its Esports Advisory Board

03-10-21 – Sacred Heart University Announces the Addition of Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. to its Esports Advisory Board (New York, NY) – Sacred Heart University located in Connecticut has announced that Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. has joined its Esports Advisory Board. This past year, Sacred Heart University launched a “minor” in esports. As member of […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Law & Licensing – Darren Traub (Senior VP of Entertainment & Talent Management – Talent @ WWE)

On March 15, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Esports Law & Licensing with the Senior VP of Entertainment & Talent Management at WWE, Darren Traub‬. In this episode, Darren discussed how he first started working in the entertainment and esports space as an attorney. He explored his current and past experience, including working […]

The SPIRE Academy Announces the Addition of Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. as an Esports Adjunct Lecturer

03-08-21 – The SPIRE Academy Announces the Addition of Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. as an Esports Adjunct Lecturer (New York, NY) – This upcoming fall, Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. will act as adjunct lecturer on the topics of business structures, contract negotiation, and other business and legal matters in Esports for the SPIRE Academy. The […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Professional Gamers – 2eZ (Mortal Kombat Professional Gamer)

On March 8, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Professional Gamers with Mortal Kombat pro, 2eZ for Pittsburgh Knights. In this episode, 2eZ discussed how he first started in esports and competitive gaming with Mortal Kombat X. He explored his current and past professional gaming experience, including recent live tournaments and previous top Mortal […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Governance – Chris Kissack (Head of Esports for the Isle of Man Government)

On March 1, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Esports Governance with Chris Kissack, the Head of Esports for the Isle of Man Government. In this episode, Chris discussed how he first started in esports and competitive gaming and his transition to the business side of the industry. He explored esports governance and how […]

Quoted: “Frozone, Ford Models, and XSET: An Inside Look at This Talent’s Negotiation” On The Esports Observer

On February 24, 2021, The Esports Observer quoted Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President of The Jacobson Firm, P.C. and Manager of Ford Models’ Esports and Gaming talent division as part of their article entitled “Frozone, Ford Models, and XSET: An Inside Look at This Talent’s Negotiation.” In particular, Mr. Jacobson commented on the Ford Models’ […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Events – Tanner Stark (FaceI‪T‬)

On February 22, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Esports Events with Tanner Stark of FaceIT. In this episode, Tanner discussed how he first started in esports and competitive gaming and his transition to the business side of the industry. He explored creating esports organization Disrupt Gaming and his current work with FaceIT in […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Professional Gamers – Griffin “Sceptic” Spikoski (Misfits Gaming)

On February 15, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Professional Gamers with Misfits Gaming Pro Player and Streamer, Sceptic. In this episode, Sceptic discussed how he first started streaming and how killing “Tfue” in a random match caused his career to explode. He explored working with EDM producer Marshmello, Whistle Sports and participating in […]

JUSTIN M. JACOBSON: Adjunct Professor at University of North Carolina Wilmington for its Esports Certificate Program

02-05-21 – JUSTIN M. JACOBSON: Adjunct Professor at University of North Carolina Wilmington for its Esports Certificate Program (New York, NY) – Justin M. Jacobson started his first semester as an Adjunct Professor for Esports Leadership Development teaching an undergraduate and graduate course at the University of North Carolina Wilmington as part of their Watson […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Entrepreneurs – Dr. Drew Schwartz (For The Wellness Blog)

On February 8, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Esports Entrepreneurs with Dr. Drew Schwartz of For The Wellness Blog. In this episode, Drew discussed the creation and his work at For The Wellness Blog. He explored some of his work with professional gamers and esports organizations to help their health and gaming mechanics. […]

Interview: Future of Marketing in Esports – The Missed Opportunities of Brands and Influencers in Esports and Gaming

On February 4, 2021, esports marketing podcast, Future of Marketing in Esports, part of the Esports Futuri Podcast Network hosted by Rebecca Longawa released an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C. The interview focused on Justin’s previous esports industry experience, including his work on behalf of professional gamers, streamers […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Shae Williams and Chris Spikoski of Coalition of Parents in Esports (COPE)

On February 1, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction with Shae Williams and Chris Spikoski of Coalition of Parents in Esports (COPE). In this episode, the duo discussed the creation and main objectives of COPE, the Coalition of Parents in Esports. They then explored the experience as a parent of a professional gamer and how […]

JACOBSON GUEST LECTURES FOR ETSU SPORT & RECREATION MANAGEMENT PROGRAM ESPORTS COACHING CLASS

01-29-21 – JACOBSON GUEST LECTURES FOR ETSU SPORT & RECREATION MANAGEMENT PROGRAM ESPORTS COACHING CLASS (New York, NY) – Justin M. Jacobson was a guest lecturer for the Esports Coaching class which is part of the East Tennessee State University’s Sport and Recreation Management Program. While speaking to the class, Justin discussed his past esports […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Professional Gamers – Johnathan “Fatal1ty” Wendel

On January 25, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Professional Gamers with legendary former professional gamer turned businessman, Johnathan “Fatal1ty” Wendel. In this episode, Fatal1ty discusses his past professional gaming experience and provided some insight on competing at the highest level of competitive gaming and winnings. He then explore how he first got started […]

The Brief History of Mechanical Royalties and Music in the U.S.

The Brief History of Mechanical Royalties and Music in the U.S. By Jeffrey E. Jacobson, Esq. & Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. The existence and evolution of mechanical royalties and their impact on the U.S. music business is very important to understand. While today these royalties are not a chief source of income for most musicians […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Associations and Federations – Eliot Oreskovic (COO of United States Esports Association)

On January 19, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Esports Associations and Esports Federations with Eliot Oreskovic,COO of the United States Esports Association and Managing Partner for Business and Strategy with Azara Gaming. In this episode, Eliot discusses his past gaming experience and how he first got started in the esports business world. He […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Entrepreneurs – Anthony Scalzi (CEO of Aporia Customs and JerkyXP)

On January 12, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Esports Entrepreneurs with Anthony Scalzi, CEO of Aporia Customs and JerkyXP. In this episode, Anthony discusses his past gaming experience and how he first got started in the esports business world. He continues by exploring the growth of his various companies, including Aporia Customs and […]

Interview: Meet Justin Jacobson, The Man Behind Ford Models’ Esports Division on Syft.GG

On January 9, 2021, esports and gaming publication Syft.gg released an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C. The interview focused on Justin’s previous esports industry experience, including his current legal work on behalf of professional gamers, streamers and organizations. He continues by discussing his role as the Manager for […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Media – Crystal Mills (VP of Content – Ritual Motion)

On January 5, 2021, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Esports Media with Crystal Mills, the VP of Content at Ritual Motion and an Ambassador for Women In Games. In this episode, Crystal discusses her past gaming experience and how she first got started in the esports media world as an esports reporter. She continues […]

January 2021 Update: The CASE Act Creates a New Copyright Small Claims Court

January 2021 Update: The CASE Act Creates a New Copyright Small Claims Court By Jeffrey E. Jacobson, Esq. & Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. While the U.S. Constitution encourages the development of the arts and sciences through the use of intellectual property legal protections such as copyrights and patents; your ability to effectively enforce your rights […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Fantasy Esports – Dylan Sena (CEO – DraftBuff)

On December 29, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Fantasy Esports with Dylan Sena, the CEO of DraftBuff. In this episode, Dylan discusses his past gaming experience and how he began creating DraftBuff. He discusses the growth of fantasy esports and the evolution of DraftBuff. Check the full interview here and below.

Mechanical Licensing 101

Mechanical Licensing 101 By Justin M. Jacobson Esq. There are a variety of relevant and appropriate licenses required when releasing a song within the music industry. This article explores one of the most commonly acquired licenses, the mechanical license. This type of license (the right or permission to do something) is necessary when initially releasing […]

Interview: International Journal of Esports talks to Justin M. Jacobson On Esports Law

On December 24, 2020, The International Journal of Esports and its Chief Editor Dr. Aaron Koshy released an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C. The interview focused on Justin’s previous esports industry experience, including his current legal work on behalf of professional gamers, streamers and organizations. He continues by […]

JACOBSON ACTS AS PANELIST FOR ESPORTS BUSINESS PANEL AS PART OF AMERICAN ESPORTS WEEK PRESENTED BY THE UNITED STATES ESPORTS ASSOCIATION

12-22-20 – JACOBSON ACTS AS PANELIST FOR ESPORTS BUSINESS PANEL AS PART OF AMERICAN ESPORTS WEEK PRESENTED BY THE UNITED STATES ESPORTS ASSOCIATION (New York, NY) – Justin M. Jacobson recently provided insight as part of the esports business panel for American Esports Week 2020 presented by the United States Esports Association and the Global […]

JACOBSON ACTS AS PANELIST FOR “ESPORTS ENDORSEMENTS” AS PART OF THE SACRED HEART UNIVERSITY’S TECHSTARS STARTUP WEEK

12-17-20 – JACOBSON ACTS AS PANELIST FOR “ESPORTS ENDORSEMENTS” AS PART OF THE SACRED HEART UNIVERSITY’S TECHSTARS STARTUP WEEK (New York, NY) – Justin M. Jacobson recently provided insight on the “Esports Endorsement” panel as part of Sacred Heart University’s Techstars Startup Week. Justin was joined by the Director of the Sports Management Program and […]

The #EsportsBizShow – College Esports – Mike “Moog” Aguilar (Director of Esports – University of Oklahoma)

On December 22, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on College Esports with Director of Esports and Co-Curricular Innovation at University of Oklahoma, Mike “Moog” Aguilar. In this episode, Mike discusses his past gaming experience and how he began creating University of Oklahoma‘s esports program. He discusses all the various esports and gaming opportunities at […]

JACOBSON SPOKE AT WEBINAR ON MUSIC IN COPYRIGHTS HOSTED BY THE GRAMMY’S MUSICARES

12-09-20 – JACOBSON SPOKE AT WEBINAR ON MUSIC IN COPYRIGHTS HOSTED BY THE GRAMMY’S MUSICARES (New York, NY) – Jeffrey E. Jacobson recently spoke at a webinar on the “Copyright in Music” hosted by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences’ (NARAS) Musicares’ educational program. This webinar explored various copyright law concepts related to […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Coaching – DJ Layton (Kings Guard Gaming Head Coach)

On December 14, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Esports Coaching with Del “DJ” Layton, the Head Coach for Kings Guard Gaming in the NBA 2K League. In this episode, DJ discusses his past competitive gaming and basketball background and his transition from competitive NBA 2K player to head coach. He continues by providing […]

JACOBSON HOSTS WEBINAR ON ESPORT AND GAMING CAREERS WITH YELLOWBRICK LEARNING

12-08-20 – JACOBSON HOSTS WEBINAR ON ESPORT AND GAMING CAREERS WITH YELLOWBRICK LEARNING (New York, NY) – Justin M. Jacobson recently hosted a webinar on the “Esports and Gaming Careers” in conjunction with Yellowbrick Learning’s Gaming educational program. Yellowbrick Learning operates the “Gaming and Esports Industry Essentials” together with faculty from the Fashion Institute of […]

The #EsportsBizShow – College Esports – Dr. Ray Pastore (University of North Carolina Wilmington)

On December 8, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on College Esports with Professor & Esports Program Coordinator at the University of North Carolina Wilmington, Dr. Ray Pastore. In this episode, Dr. Pastore discusses his past gaming background and his role as an esports academic professor. He continues by providing some insight into why University […]

Interview: Esports Talk – Esports Lawyer Jacobson on Worst Contract Mistakes Rookies Make, Future of Ford Models

On December 4, 2020, Esports Talk and its reporter, Dustin Steiner released an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C. The interview focused on Justin’s previous esports industry experience, including his current legal work. He continues by discussing some of the worst contract mistakes rookies make,future of Ford Models’ esports […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Gaming Content Creators & Streamers – Eric “ClipZ” Rivera (FaZe Clan Legacy Member)

On December 1, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Gaming Content Creators and Streamers with Eric “ClipZ” Rivera, known as “FaZe ClipZ.” In this episode, ClipZ discusses his past gaming background and his role as one of the initial creators of FaZe Clan in early 2010. He continues by providing some insight into his […]

The #EsportsBizShow – College Esports – Ruben Caputo (General Manager and Academic Advisor – CSUDH)

On November 23, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on College Esports with the General Manager and Academic Advisor for California State University at Dominguez Hills’ Esports Program, Ruben Caputo. In this episode, Ruben discusses his past gaming background and his day-to-day responsibilities as the General Manager for CSUDH’s esports programs. He continues by providing […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Sponsorships – Alex Gonzalez (Marketing Manager – Respawn Products)

On November 16, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Esports Sponsorships with the Marketing Manager for Respawn Products, Alex Gonzalez. In this episode, Alex discusses his past gaming background and his day-to-day responsibilities as the Marketing Manager for esports company, Respawn Products. He continues by providing some insight into how talent and teams should […]

JACOBSON ACTS AS PANELIST FOR “THE BUSINESS OF ESPORTS” AS PART OF THE 6TH ANNUAL BERKELEY LAW SPORTS AND ENTERTAINMENT CONFERENCE

11-02-20 – JACOBSON ACTS AS PANELIST FOR “THE BUSINESS OF ESPORTS” AS PART OF THE 6TH ANNUAL BERKELEY LAW SPORTS AND ENTERTAINMENT CONFERENCE (New York, NY) – Justin M. Jacobson recently provided insight on the “Business Of Esports” panel as part of the 6th Annual Berkeley Law Sports and Entertainment Conference hosted by the Berkeley […]

JACOBSON GUEST LECTURES FOR OU COLLEGE OF LAW SPORTS AND ENTERTAINMENT LAW SOCIETY

11-02-20 – JACOBSON GUEST LECTURES FOR OU COLLEGE OF LAW’S SPORTS AND ENTERTAINMENT LAW SOCIETY (New York, NY) – This past week, Justin M. Jacobson was a guest lecturer for Oklahoma University’s College of Law’s Sports and Entertainment Law Society. During the speaking engagement for the society, Justin discussed his past esports legal experience and […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Streamers – Drew “Frozone” Bienusa

On November 6, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction with Call of Duty Warzone streamer, Drew “Frozone” Bienusa. In this episode, Frozone discusses his past gaming background and how he initially started streaming gaming content. Drew continues by explaining the day-to-day grind of steaming as well as provided some insights on how to be a […]

JACOBSON ACTS AS PANELIST ON “THE HOT LEGAL TOPICS IN ESPORTS AND GAMING WORLD” AS PART OF THE ESPORTS BUSINESS SUMMIT 2020

10-30-20 – JACOBSON ACTS AS PANELIST ON “THE HOT LEGAL TOPICS IN ESPORTS AND GAMING WORLD” AS PART OF THE ESPORTS BUSINESS SUMMIT 2020 (New York, NY) – Justin M. Jacobson recently provided insight on some of the “hot” legal issues in esports and gaming as part of the Esports Business Summit 2020. In fact, […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Investments – Dan Bravato and Chris Yortos (SeventySix Capital Sports Advisory)

On November 2, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction with Dan Bravato, President of  SeventySix Capital Sports Advisory and Chris Yortos, Managing Director of SeventySix Capital Sports Advisory. In this episode, Dan and Chris each discuss their own unique past gaming and sports business industry experience. The duo continues by explaining what SeventySix Capital is […]

JACOBSON GUEST LECTURES FOR SEVERAL COLLEGES DURING COVID-19 PANDEMIC

10-29-20 – JACOBSON GUEST LECTURES FOR SEVERAL COLLEGES DURING COVID-19 PANDEMIC (New York, NY) – The global pandemic could not stop Justin M. Jacobson from continuing to provide insight and from giving back to the youth. In fact, via stream, over the last two weeks, Justin was a guest lecturer at three different colleges. This […]

Interview: GG N00Bs – Justin M. Jacobson on Esports Law

On October 21, 2020, GG N00BS and its reporter, Colin North released an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C. The interview focused on Justin’s previous esports industry experience and explored how he started working in esports and professional gaming world. The piece continued by discussing esports law in general […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Gaming Content Creators – Bobby Solez

On October 26, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction with Facebook Gaming streamer, content creator and fashionista, Bobby Solez. In this episode, Bobby discusses his past streaming history, including how he first started creating content featuring his amazing sneaker collection. He continues by discussing how Ninja hosted his Mixer stream and describes some of his […]

Interview: Off the Break – What’s Next for Optic and Huntsmen? with Justin M. Jacobson

On October 23, 2020, Off the Break and its host, Landon “Lando” Sanders released an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C. The interview speculated on the current H3CZ, Optic Gaming and Chicago Huntsmen potential “swap” in the Call of Duty Pro League. Check the full interview here and below.

Interview: Episode #22 – Reachin’ & Teachin’ Podcast – Justin M. Jacobson

On October 20, 2020, the Reachin’ & Teachin’ Podcast hosted by the Center for Educational Innovation (CEI) released an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C. The interview focused on Justin’s previous esports industry experience and explored how he started working in esports and professional gaming. The piece continued by […]

First Time Releasing Music? (How To) Make Sure You Do It Right

First Time Releasing Music? (How To) Make Sure You Do It Right By Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. Once all the blood, sweat, tears, time, and money are invested into a musical work, it is now finally time for the artist to distribute the track. However, before a musician releases their song, they must be aware […]

Interview: Episode #17 – Ray Pastore, M.D. Interviews Justin M. Jacobson, Esq.

On October 14, 2020, Dr. Ray Pastore, M.D., who an Associate Professor and Program Coordinator of Esports and Online Teaching and Learning within the Instructional Technology program at the University of North Carolina Wilmington, released an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C. The interview by Dr. Pastore focused on […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Entrepreneurs – Ben “FishStix” Goldhaber (Founder – Juked.GG)

On October 16, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Esports Entrepreneurs with the Founder of Juked.GG, Ben “Fishstix” Goldhaber. In this episode, Fishstix discusses his past esports history, including working at Twitch at the beginning. He continues by discussing this origin and future plans for his most venture, Juked.GG. Check the full interview here […]

Professional Gamers & Streamers: Protect Your Gamer-Tag

Professional Gamers & Streamers: Protect Your Gamer-Tag By Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. Professional gamers and gaming “influencers,” including streamers and content creators may protect their in-game name known as a “gamer-tag” as well as their unique logo design. To achieve this, a gamer wishing to properly protect and monetize their personal “brand” should utilize trademark […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Professional Gamers – Timothy “oLARRY” Anselimo (ESPN ESPY Winner & NBA 2K League Professional Gamer)

On October 12, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Professional Gamers with ESPN ESPY winner and professional NBA 2K League gamer, Timothy “oLARRY” Anselimo. In this episode, oLARRY discusses his past esports history, including the NBA 2K Pro-AM tournament for $250,000 and how this tournament led him to pursue a professional gaming career. He […]

Interview: CSUDH Esports Talk Sessions: Business in Esports in an Academic Lens w/ Justin M. Jacobson

On October 6, 2020, CSUDH Esports program presented a new installment of “CSUDH Esports Talk Sessions” hosted by Ruben Caputo featuring an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C. The interview focused on his previous entertainment and esports industry experience. The piece continued by exploring some legal concepts that a […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Franchise Leagues – Grant Paranjape (VP of Esports Business for Washington Justice)

On October 1, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Esports Franchise Leagues with Grant Paranjape, the Vice-President of Esports Business for Overwatch League franchise team, Washington Justice. In this episode, Grant discusses his past esports history, including his work with esports organization Spylce and NBA 2K League franchise, Wizards District Gaming. He continues by […]

Quoted: “Not-So-Strange Bedfellows: Ford Models, Gaming Influencers And Fashion” On MediaPost

On September 24, 2020, Media Post quoted Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President of The Jacobson Firm, P.C. as part of their article entitled “Not-So-Strange Bedfellows: Ford Models, Gaming Influencers And Fashion.” In particular, Mr. Jacobson commented on the Ford Models’ new esports and gaming talent division and about content creator client, Bobby Solez. Click here […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Coaching – Ivan “OG KING CURT” Curtiss (Nets Gaming Head Coach and General Manager)

On September 23, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Esports Coaching with Ivan “OG KING CURT” Curtiss, the Head Coach and General Manager for Nets Gaming in the NBA 2K League. In this episode, OG KING CURT discusses his past gaming history and the origins of one of the original NBA 2K “comp” leagues, […]

JEFFREY E. JACOBSON: 30 YEARS OF “AV PREEMINENT ®” PEER REVIEW RATING FROM MARTINDALE-HUBBELL

09-17-20 – JEFFREY E. JACOBSON: 30 YEARS OF “AV PREEMINENT ®” PEER REVIEW RATING FROM MARTINDALE-HUBBELL (New York, NY) – Jeffrey E. Jacobson recently celebrated 30 years of AV Preeminent ® rating from Martindale-Hubbell—the highest possible rating for attorneys. Since 1990, Jeffrey E. Jacobson has consistently received Martindale-Hubbell’s top rating for a period of 30 […]

Interview: Esportz Network Podcast – What Drives the NBA 2K League with Justin M. Jacobson and OG KING CURT

On September 14, 2020, esports podcast, Esportz Network Podcast hosted by Mitch Reames released the “What Drives the NBA 2K League” featuring an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C and Ivan “OG KING CURT” Curtiss, the General Manager and Coach of Nets Gaming. The podcast focused on the NBA […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Player Development – Bill Freeman (PureSkillGG)

On September 14, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction on Esports Player Development with Bill Freeman of PureSkillGG. In this episode, Bill discusses his past gaming history and his impressive background and credentials. He continues by discussing his company PureSkillGG and their automated AI player development tool for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) that aspiring and […]

Interview: Episode #95 – The Business of Esports – Justin M. Jacobson – Post Malone, Pusha T, Logic, LeBron James Jr., Hikaru Nakamura, Ninja, MrBeast

On September 8, 2020, esports podcast, The Business of Esports released Episode 95 that featured an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C. The podcast focused on his career history and his previous experience as an esports attorney. In the interview, Justin also discusses a variety of current events topics […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Professional Gamers – Chris “Chris T” Tatarian (Street Fighter Professional)

On September 7, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction featuring Professional Street Fighter gamer and one of the best “Ken” players in the world, Chris “Chris T’ Tatarian. In this episode, he discusses his past professional gaming history, including his experience on TBS’ ELEAGUE. He continues by highlighting a few of his most competitive matches […]

JUSTIN M. JACOBSON ADDED TO THE INDUSTRY BOARD FOR THE INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ESPORTS

09-01-20 – JUSTIN M. JACOBSON ADDED TO THE INDUSTRY BOARD FOR THE INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ESPORTS (New York, NY) – Justin M. Jacobson was added to the Industry Board for the International Journal of Esports (IJESPORTS). Justin will be providing his unique insight on the professional gaming world with other accomplished industry professionals. The International […]

Interview: Justin M. Jacobson on Project Genesiz

On August 28, 2020, esports podcast, Project Genesiz released an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C on his career history and his previous experience as an esports attorney. In the interview, Justin discusses some of the benefits that an esports attorney can provide as well as some common contract […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Entrepreneurs – Matthew Gunnin (Esports One)

On August 30, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction featuring Matthew Gunnin, the Founder of Esports One. In this episode, he discusses his past esports history, including creating the League of Legends’ Leaguepedia.  He continues by exploring the creation and expansion of his company, Esports One and its unique League of Legends fantasy esports platform. […]

Interview: Episode #5 – Esports Business Network – Justin M. Jacobson

On August 25, 2020, esports podcast, Esports Business Network released an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C on his career history and his previous experience as an esports attorney. In the interview, Justin discusses some of the benefits that an esports attorney can provide as well as the need […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Talent Agents – Ahilleas Papantos (AZYT Global Talent)

On August 23, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction featuring the Director of EU Esports for AZYT Global Talent, Ahilleas Papantos. Prior to joining AZYT, Ahilleas was the former co-owner of Sin Gaming in the Oceanic Pro League and the Team Director for Mammoth. In this episode, he discusses his past esports and music industry […]

Interview: Episode 57 – The Lodgz Podcast – Justin M. Jacobson (Manager of Ford Esports & Gaming)

On August 18, 2020, esports podcast The Lodgz Podcast hosted by Juan “Lodgz” Rodriguez released an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C on his experience as an attorney in the esports space and his recent appointment as the Manager of Ford Models newly created, Esports & Gaming Division. In […]

Protect Your Esports Events: Some Legal & Business Practices For The Production of Live Esports Events

Protect Your Esports Events: Some Legal & Business Practices For The Production of Live Esports Events By Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. With the recent global explosion in esports and professional gaming, there has been a substantial expansion in the frequency and magnitude of live esports events. These include events produced by established event organizers such […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Organizations – Brayden Wilmoth (Embrace GG)

On August 12, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction featuring the former General Manager for Method Gaming and current founder of Embrace GG and Appify, Brayden Wilmoth. In this episode, Bryaden discusses his past esports history, including forming his own esports organization, Rockets Gaming as well as working with Method Gaming.  He continues by exploring […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Content Creation – Dr. Bradford Carlton

On August 3, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction featuring former attorney turned and esports content creation and marketer, Dr. Bradford Carlton of The Gamerpreneur. In this episode, Dr. Carlton discussed his tips on esports content creation and how to best grow a streamer or other content creator’s social media. He also describes his previous […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Taxes – Juan “Lodgz” Rodriguez (Esports Accountant)

On July 23, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction featuring esports accountant and financial literary advocate, Juan “Lodgz” Rodriguez of Lodgz Financial. In this episode, Juan discussed proper financial management and tax matters on behalf of gaming talent. He also describes numerous important tax “write-offs” that professional gamers and streamers must be aware of as […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Shoutcasters – Paul “Pauly Hype” Santoro (Esports Caster & Host)

On July 15, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction featuring former professional gamer turned esports shoutcatser and host, Paul “PaulyHype” Santoro. In this episode, Paul discussed his competitive gaming past, including being part of the earliest days of esports. He also describes how he transitioned from pro gamer to esports commentating and hosting and what […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Apparel & Licensing – Zack Sass (Founder of Sector Six Apparel)

On July 7, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction featuring Zack Sass, the Founder of Sector Six Apparel. In this episode, Zack explored esports apparel and licensing as well as his company, Sector Six Apparel. He describes what the company does for esports organizations and streamers, including acting as a “full service” made-to-order and print-on-demand […]

Music Biz & Law Insights – A Podcast – Episode 14 – A Look At Issues Related To Music Bands, Groups & Duos

In Episode 14 of Music Biz & Law Insights – A Podcast hosted by Justin M. Jacobson of The Jacobson Firm examines issues related to music bands, groups and Duos. All of the information contained in the podcast is for educational purposes only and should not be construed as legal advice. Enjoy the podcast here […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Scouting – Lance Sessions (Assistant Coach for Mavs Gaming)

On June 30, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction featuring Lance Sessions, the Assistant Coach for NBA 2K League team, Mavs Gaming. In this episode, Lance explored esports scouting, the NBA 2K League as well as the development of the NBA 2K competitive circuit. He describes the day-to-day life of a professional esports coach for […]

Music Biz & Law Insights – A Podcast – Episode 13 – A Look At The “Beats For Sale” Trend In Music

In Episode 13 of Music Biz & Law Insights – A Podcast hosted by Justin M. Jacobson of The Jacobson Firm examines the “Beats For Sale” trend in music. All of the information contained in the podcast is for educational purposes only and should not be construed as legal advice. Enjoy the podcast here and […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Journalism – Mitch Reames (Esports Reporter)

On June 24, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction featuring esports and sports reporter, Mitch Reames. This episode explored esports journalism, including describing the day-to-day life of an esports journalist. The show also discussed some hurdles to esports reporting as well as his previous work with esports professionals on behalf of many top esports and […]

Music Biz & Law Insights – A Podcast – Episode 12 – A Look at Music “Sampling” and “Sample” Licensing

In Episode 12 of Music Biz & Law Insights – A Podcast hosted by Justin M. Jacobson of The Jacobson Firm examines music “sampling” and “sample” licensing. All of the information contained in the podcast is for educational purposes only and should not be construed as legal advice. Enjoy the podcast here and below on […]

Interview: Justin M. Jacobson on Geaux Play Esports

On June 24, 2020, esports podcast, Geaux Play Esports hosted by Christopher Turner released an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C on his experience as an attorney in the esports space. In his interview, Justin discusses some of the legal work he provides on behalf of professional gamers, streamers […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Professionals – Derek Watford (High Point Gamer)

On June 16, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction featuring Derek Watford of High Point Gamer. This episode explored esports professionals, including tournament organizers and gaming consultancy services. The show also discussed some pitfalls to be aware of for live esports event planning as well as explores Derek’s involvement in assisting Veterans. Check the full […]

Music Biz & Law Insights – A Podcast – Episode 11 – A Look At Cover Songs & Music Licenses

In Episode 11 of Music Biz & Law Insights – A Podcast hosted by Justin M. Jacobson of The Jacobson Firm examines “cover” songs and some types of music licenses. All of the information contained in the podcast is for educational purposes only and should not be construed as legal advice. Enjoy the podcast here […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Sponsorship – Herb May (Director of Corporate Partnerships – Houston Outlaws)

On June 9, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction featuring the Director of Corporate Partnerships for the Houston Outlaws, Herb May. This episode explored esports sponsorships from the organizational side as well as Herb’s prior experience in the sports and esports industry. The show also discussed some of the Houston Outlaw’s recent brand partnerships and […]

Music Biz & Law Insights – A Podcast – Episode 10 – A Look At Music Royalties (SoundExchange, DART, Mechanical & Public Performance Royalties)

In Episode 10 of Music Biz & Law Insights – A Podcast hosted by Justin M. Jacobson of The Jacobson Firm examines at various types of music royalties, including SoundExchange, DART, Mechanical and Public Performance Royalties. All of the information contained in the podcast is for educational purposes only and should not be construed as […]

Quoted: “Some people want Disney and Marvel to stop police officers from wearing the Punisher logo, but an entertainment lawyer says a lawsuit wouldn’t be effective” On Business Insider

On June 4, 2020, Business Insider quoted Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President of The Jacobson Firm, P.C. as part of their article entitled “Some people want Disney and Marvel to stop police officers from wearing the Punisher logo, but an entertainment lawyer says a lawsuit wouldn’t be effective.” In particular, Mr. Jacobson commented on the […]

The #EsportsBizShow – College Esports – Cody Elsen (Varsity Esports Coach – Northwood University)

On June 2, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction featuring Cody Elsen, Varsity Esports Coach for Northwood University. In this episode, Cody explored his prior experience in the esports industry. The show also discussed his entrance into college esports and described the Northwood University Esports program as well as the college esports scene as a […]

Music Biz & Law Insights – A Podcast – Episode 9 – A Look At Some Tax Matters & Write-off Matters for Musicians

In Episode 9 of Music Biz & Law Insights – A Podcast hosted by Justin M. Jacobson of The Jacobson Firm looks at some tax matters and write-off matters for musicians. All of the information contained in the podcast is for educational purposes only and should not be construed as legal advice. Enjoy the podcast […]

Interview: Justin M. Jacobson on The Academy of Esports

On May 28, 2020, esports podcast, The Academy of Esports hosted by James O’ Hagan released an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C on his previous experience in the esports space. In his interview, Justin discusses some of his work on behalf of professional gamers, streamers and esports organizations, […]

Music Biz & Law Insights – A Podcast – Episode 8 – Business Entities & Loan-Out Companies In Music

In Episode 8 of Music Biz & Law Insights – A Podcast hosted by Justin M. Jacobson of The Jacobson Firm discusses business entities and loan-out companies in the music world. All of the information contained in the podcast is for educational purposes only and should not be construed as legal advice. Enjoy the podcast […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Journalists – Dustin Steiner (Esports Reporter)

On May 26, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction featuring veteran esports journalist, Dustin Steiner. In this episode, Dustin explored his prior experience as an esports reporter and sideline journalist. The show also discussed the day-to-day life of a freelance esports journalist as well as explored some differences between interacting with professional gamers in different […]

Music Biz & Law Insights – A Podcast – Episode 7 – Trademarks in Music

In Episode 7 of Music Biz & Law Insights – A Podcast hosted by Justin M. Jacobson of The Jacobson Firm looks at trademarks in the music business.  The episode discusses trademark law as it relates to the music space. All of the information contained in the podcast is for educational purposes only and should […]

Interview: Justin M. Jacobson on The Climb Podcast

On May 18, 2020, esports podcast, The Climb hosted by Legacy released an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C on his previous experience in the esports space. In his interview, Justin discusses some of his work on behalf of professional gamers, streamers and esports organizations, including looking at various […]

Music Biz & Law Insights – A Podcast – Episode 6 – Copyrights in Music

In Episode 6 of Music Biz & Law Insights – A Podcast hosted by Justin M. Jacobson of The Jacobson Firm looks at copyrights in the music business.  The episode discusses copyright law as it relates to the music space. All of the information contained in the podcast is for educational purposes only and should […]

Interview: Justin M. Jacobson on The BIG Esports Podcast

On May 18, 2020, esports podcast, The BIG Esports Podcast hosted by Chris Smith released an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C on his previous experience in the esports space. In his interview, Justin discusses some of his work on behalf of professional gamers, streamers and esports organizations, including […]

Music Biz & Law Insights – A Podcast – Episode 5 – A Look At “360” & Multiple-Right Deals

In Episode 5 of Music Biz & Law Insights – A Podcast hosted by Justin M. Jacobson of The Jacobson Firm looks at 360 and “multiple-rights” agreements in the music business.  The episode explores some matters related to 360 deals in today’s recording industry, including examining some matters related to these contracts. All of the […]

Interview: Justin M. Jacobson on The Game Consultant Podcast

On May 17, 2020, esports podcast, The Game Consultant released an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C on his previous experience in the esports space. In his interview, Justin discusses some of his work on behalf of professional gamers, streamers and esports organizations, including looking at tax, visa and […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Sponsorships – Cody Hyman (Matrix Keyboards)

On May 15, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction featuring Cody Hyman, one of the owners of Matrix Keyboards. In this episode, Cody explored his prior experience in the esports and professional gaming world, including providing some information on what makes the Matrix keyboard so unique as well as looking at sponsorship in the esports […]

Music Biz & Law Insights – A Podcast – Episode 4 – A Look At Record Labels & Record “Deals”

In Episode 4 of Music Biz & Law Insights – A Podcast hosted by Justin M. Jacobson of The Jacobson Firm looks at record labels and record “deals.”  The episode explores some matters related to record labels and the music distribution scene as well as exploring some matters related to traditional recording contracts. All of […]

Music Biz & Law Insights – A Podcast – Episode 3 – A Look At Administration, Co-Publishing & Sub-Publishing Deals

In Episode 3 of Music Biz & Law Insights – A Podcast hosted by Justin M. Jacobson of The Jacobson Firm looks at some “admin,” co-publishing and sub-publishing deals.  The episode explores some matters related to administration, co-publishing and sub-publishing agreements. All of the information contained in the podcast is for educational purposes only and […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Teams – Skyler Johnson (Founder Team EnvyUs, CTRL & Paper Crowns)

On May 8, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction featuring esports veteran, former professional gamer and team owner, Skyler Johnson, the Founder of Team Envy, CTRL and Paper Crowns. In this episode, Skyler explored his prior experience in esports and professional gaming, including providing a behind the scene look at formation of esports organization, Team […]

Music Biz & Law Insights – A Podcast – Episode 2 – A Look At Music Publishing Deals

In Episode 2 of Music Biz & Law Insights – A Podcast hosted by Justin M. Jacobson of The Jacobson Firm looks at some music publishing deals.  The episode explores what a music publisher does as well as explores some matters related to standard music publishing agreements. All of the information contained in the podcast […]

Twitch Streaming For Celebrity Influencers: Some Tips For Musicians, Athletes & Other “Influencers”

Twitch Streaming For Celebrity Influencers: Some Tips For Musicians, Athletes & Other “Influencers” By Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. With today’s current events, there has been a shift of musicians, professional athletes from a variety of sports as well as other celebrity influencers engaging with their fans by creating and distributing original content through live streaming […]

Music Biz & Law Insights – A Podcast – Episode 1 – What Is “Publishing Money” In The Music Business

In Episode 1 of Music Biz & Law Insights – A Podcast hosted by Justin M. Jacobson of The Jacobson Firm discusses what “publishing money” in the music business is.  The episode explores the different streams of income that encompasses “publishing money.” All of the information contained in the podcast is for educational purposes only […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Professionals – Chris Smith (BIG Esports)

On May 4, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction featuring esports marketing and brand consultant, Chris Smith of BIG Esports. In this episode, Chris explored his prior experience in esports and professional gaming, including his work with brands in esports and gaming space with BIG Esports. The show also discussed his previous professional gaming as […]

A Look At 360 Agreements: “Multiple Rights Deals”

A Look At 360 Agreements: “Multiple Rights Deals” By Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. With physical music sales evaporating and an overall decline in total earnings across the entire music business throughout the last decade; many music distributors have begun entering into more extensive arrangements with the talent they sign. There has been a shift from […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Journalists – Jeff Garcia (Esports & Sports Reporter)

On April 27, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction featuring esports and sports reporter, Jeff Garcia. In this episode, Jeff explored his prior experience in esports and sports, including creating content with professional athletes and gamers. The show also discussed Jeff’s day-to-day as an esports and sports journalists as well as examined some of differences […]

What is Esports Law? What is an Esports Lawyer?

What is Esports Law? What is an Esports Lawyer? By Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. Esports has become a new buzz word among industry professionals and the masses alike.  “Esports” refers to “electronic sports” and is the world of professional competitive gaming.  It usually involves an individual or a team competing against others in an organized […]

Esports Law: Some Steps For Proper Protection of An Esports Team and Organization’s Name

Esports Law: Some Steps For Proper Protection of An Esports Team and Organization’s Name By Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. With the rising global esports market and the substantial investments received by some esports organizations, it is crucial for these entities to properly protect and maintain their team name.  An esports organization’s name is typically the […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Gaming Influencers – Gingerpop (Rogue Fortnite Player & Streamer)

On April 20, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction featuring professional gamer and streamer, Gingerpop of esports organization, Rogue (owned by EDM producer, Steve Aoki). In this episode, Gingerpop explored his prior professional gaming experience in the Overwatch Contenders League as well as playing competitive Fortnite. The show also discussed some of his streaming experience, […]

Interview: Justin M. Jacobson on The Gamerpreneur

On April 17, 2020, esports podcast, The Gamerpreneur released an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C on his previous experience in the entertainment and esports space. In his interview, Justin discusses some of his work on behalf of professional gamers, streamers and esports organizations. Check the full interview here […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Gaming Journalism – Eammonn Dignam (Fox News)

On April 13, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction featuring Fox News‘ video game journalist, Eammonn Dignam. In this episode, Eammonn explored his prior experience in journalism, including how he first entered the video game reporting scene. The show also discussed some hurdles encountered in video game journalism as well as mentioned some ways traditional […]

Copyright? Trademark? Or Is It Both?

Copyright? Trademark? Or Is It Both? By Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. While sometimes mistakenly grouped together, trademarks and copyrights are very different.  In fact, each of these intellectual property protections applies to distinct and unique things. However, both are equally important; and, in some situations, both may be necessary to secure proper protection in a […]

Interview: Justin M. Jacobson on The Esportz Network Podcast

On April 7, 2020, esports podcast, The Esportz Network Podcast hosted by Mitch Reames released an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C on the recent development of esports law in light of the COVID-19 endemic. In his interview, Justin discusses how COVID-19 is impacting the legal side of esports, […]

Legal & Business Tips For Musicians On Twitch

Legal & Business Tips For Musicians On Twitch By Justin M. Jacobson With current events, there has been a substantial shift of musicians and other celebrity influencers engaging with their fans by creating and distributing original content through live streaming platforms, such as Amazon’s Twitch.  A livestreaming website, such as Twitch or Facebook, enables a […]

California’s New Employment Law & Its Effect On The Entertainment Business

California’s New Employment Law & Its Effect On The Entertainment Business By Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. In response to a wave of misclassification by employers, California has introduced new legislation.  In particular, this legislation was passed in order to protect California citizens by reducing worker misclassification.  Prior to this legislation, there were a lot of […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Gaming Influencers – The HipHopGamer (Hot 97)

On April 4, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction featuring the HipHopGamer, Hot 97’s gaming guru. In this episode, the HipHopGamer explored his prior experience in esports, including how he first entered the gaming scene. The show also discussed his current projects, including the “Gaming and Guidance” program directed at educating today’s youth. Check the […]

JACOBSON GUEST LECTURER FOR BERGEN COMMUNITY COLLEGE “CAREERS IN MUSIC” CLASS DURING COVID-19 PANDEMIC

03-30-20 – JACOBSON GUEST LECTURER FOR BERGEN COMMUNITY COLLEGE “CAREERS IN MUSIC” CLASS DURING COVID-19 PANDEMIC (New York, NY) – The global pandemic could not stop Justin M. Jacobson from providing insight and giving back to the youth. In fact, via stream, Justin was a guest lecturer for the “Careers in Music” class at Bergen […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Mobile Esports – Matt “MobileMatt” Rutledge (Director of Mobile Gaming – Complexity Gaming)

On March 30, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction featuring Matt “MobileMatt” Rutledge, the Director of Mobile Gaming for Complexity Gaming. In this episode, Matt explored his prior experience in esports, including how he first entered the competitive mobile gaming and mobile esports scene. The show also discussed the rise of mobile gaming and mobile […]

Interview: Justin M. Jacobson on The Lodgz Podcast

On March 24, 2020, esports podcast, The Lodgz Podcast published an interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C on the recent development of esports law. In his interview, Justin discusses a few common legal issues for teams and professional gamers, commonality and differences between the music and the professional gaming […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Journalists – Jeff Eisenband (Esports & Sports Reporter)

On March 13, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction featuring Jeff Eisenband, an Esports and Sports reporter on Esports Journalists. In this episode, Jeff explored his prior experience in esports and sports, including acting as a live esports event host and side-line reporter. The show also discussed Jeff’s day-to-day as an esports and sports journalists […]

Quoted: “6 Predictions for the Next Decade of Music” On Sonicbids

On March 9, 2020, SonicBids quoted Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President of The Jacobson Firm, P.C. as part of their article on “6 Predictions for the Next Decade of Music.” In particular, Mr. Jacobson commented on the expected continuation of the recent trend of musicians acting as “influencers” and properly maintaining and growing their own […]

Interview: Justin M. Jacobson on The MECCA Podcast

On March 11, 2020, sports podcast, Team Footprintz‘s The MECCA Podcast published the interview with Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C on the recent development of esports and competitive NBA 2K. In his interview, Justin discusses some of the recent traditional sports investments and involvement within the esports and gaming sphere […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Organizations – Andrew Fiori (GM of Uprising Academy)

On February 6, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction featuring Andrew “AndrewKendo” Fiori, the General Manager of Overwatch Contenders team, Uprising Academy on Professional Esports Organizations. In this episode, Andrew explored his prior experience in esports, including the formation of his own organization and the eventual movement to the Uprising Academy. The Uprising Academy is […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Professional Gamers – Diane “Di” Tran (CLG Red CS:Go Player)

On February 20, 2020, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction featuring Diane “Di” Tran, Professional CS:Go Player for CLG Red (Counter Logic Gaming) on Professional Gaming . In this episode, Diane explored her experience as a professional gamer competing on behalf of a world-class organization. The show also discussed her gaming history, her greatest highlights and […]

Interview: Justin M. Jacobson on The Center Ring Podcast

On February 6, 2020, esports podcast, The Center Ring interviewed Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C on esports law. In his interview, Justin discusses some pitfalls in esports contracts as well as explores some esports immigration and visa matters. Check the full interview below starting at minute 28 and on YouTube.

Interview: Justin M. Jacobson on The After Hours Podcast

On December 3, 2019, esports podcast, The After Hours Podcast hosted by Zach Sass interviewed Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson Firm, P.C on esports law and the development of esports professional education. In his interview, Justin discusses the evolution of esports law and the need for a proper understanding of all the […]

THE JACOBSON FIRM PARTNERS WITH THE CENTER FOR EDUCATIONAL INNOVATION TO HOST THE GIVING TUESDAY CHARITY & NETWORKING EVENT TO RAISE FUNDS FOR ITS ESPORTS PROGRAM

12-06-19 – THE JACOBSON FIRM PARTNERS WITH THE CENTER FOR EDUCATIONAL INNOVATION TO HOST THE GIVING TUESDAY CHARITY & NETWORKING EVENT TO RAISE FUNDS FOR ITS ESPORTS PROGRAM (New York, NY) – As part of Giving Tuesday, local NYC students and industry professionals and friends gathered at OS NYC to support The Center for Educational […]

How To Not Get “Taylor Swift’d” (Or How To Try Not To)

How To Not Get “Taylor Swift’d” (Or How To Try Not To)By Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. If you have been following the music business for the last few months, you may have noticed the on-going public debate between Grammy winning artist Taylor Swift and her first record label, Big Machine Records.  In particular, on June […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Youth & High School Esports – Jadd Schmeltzer (Esports Director, Center for Educational Innovation)

On November 21, 2019, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction featuring Jadd Schmeltzer, Director of Esports Program at The Center for Educational Innovation on Youth and High School Esports . In this episode, Jadd explored the recent growth of youth and high school esports. The show also discussed the expansion of competitive gaming in high schools […]

THE JACOBSON FIRM HELPS SUPPORT THE CENTER FOR EDUCATIONAL INNOVATION AND ITS ESPORTS PROGRAM

(New York) – 11-18-19 – The Jacobson Firm, P.C. is proud to announce that the Firm is involved in fundraising to benefit The Center for Educational Innovation. In particular, on December 3, 2019, The Jacobson Firm in conjunction with CEI, will be participating in a “Giving Tuesday” Charity and Professional Networking event at gaming venue, […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Wealth Management in Esports – Aron Lenkowsky (Altfest)

On November 7, 2019, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction featuring Aron Lenkowsky of Altfest Personal Wealth Management on Wealth Management in Esports. In this episode, Aron explored the need for proper wealth management for professional gamers and gaming talent. The show discussed some factors that an individual looking for a financial advisor might consider as […]

JACOBSON GUEST LECTURER FOR BERGEN COMMUNITY COLLEGE “CAREERS IN MUSIC” CLASS

10-30-19 – JACOBSON GUEST LECTURER FOR BERGEN COMMUNITY COLLEGE “CAREERS IN MUSIC” CLASS (New York, NY) – Justin M. Jacobson was a guest lecturer for the “Careers in Music” class at Bergen Community College in New Jersey.  In this role, Mr. Jacobson spoke about his experience in the music industry, including highlighting some of the […]

The #EsportsBizShow – Esports Organizations & Teams – Harris Peskin, Esq. (Esports Attorney @ ESG Law)

On October 24, 2019, The #EsportsBizShow aired on Preediction featuring Harris Peskin, an esports attorney at ESG Law and the Executive Director of the Esports Bar Association on Professional Esports Organizations and Teams. In this episode, Harris explored the role that professional esports teams and organizations play in the esports business ecosystem. The show discussed […]