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Fake-tober Surprise: Could Deepfakes Sway Voters?
1000 648 Amy Sanderson

What do videos of Donald Trump hugging Anthony Fauci and Hillary Clinton calling Ron DeSantis “just the kind of guy this country needs” have in common? Deepfake images, newscasts, and videos are cheap to produce and difficult to detect, offering tempting tools for politicians with less than a year until another contentious presidential election.

Pan-Pacific Plans: A Guide for Japanese Companies Expanding to the US
1000 648 Yusuke Hisashi

The rapid evolution of the digital economy has exerted a profound impact on international business. One trend that’s increasingly coming into focus is the growing interest among Japanese companies in establishing corporations, branches, and regional headquarters in the United States.

Metaverse Avatars: A Pandora’s Box of Legal Issues?
1000 648 David Hoppe

The concept of an avatar-based metaverse is becoming increasingly popular and is adding a new dimension to the world of social media. Businesses can benefit by using digital avatars as part of their brand identity and for delivering a more personal user experience to their customers.

Fanning the Flames: Enthusiast Engagement in Web3
1024 664 David Hoppe

Web3 technologies have demonstrated the potential to be used as a tool for expanding and improving fan engagement. With the use of open-source, public blockchain-based protocols, fans can easily access and interact with their favorite sports leagues, esports companies, and other organizations in ways that were not previously possible.

Virtual Goods, Real Profits: Monetizing the Metaverse
1000 648 David Hoppe

As the metaverse’s popularity continues to grow, organizations are exploring new business models, ranging from play-to-earn games to virtual world customization. With these innovative technologies come unique legal and regulatory considerations that must be considered when deciding on an appropriate model for your organization.

Legal Guide to DAOs in the Metaverse
1000 648 David Hoppe

Decentralized autonomous organizations (DAOs) are rapidly gaining popularity in the metaverse. Creating and hosting a DAO in the metaverse offers organizations numerous benefits, such as increased participation, visibility, efficient interaction with other applications and organizations, access to global audiences, and opportunities to take advantage of the growth of this relatively new landscape.

Case Clothed: Legal Considerations for Digital Fashion Creators
1000 648 Yusuke Hisashi

Fashion brands invest significant time, money, and effort into creating unique designs, logos, and other intellectual property (IP) that sets them apart from their competitors.

Playing It By Ear: Money and Music Rights in the Metaverse
1000 648 Amy Sanderson

The metaverse promises to open a world of new possibilities, applications, and business models, and along with these new ways of working, socializing, and entertaining ourselves come a host of legal questions.

The Legal Landscape Surrounding AI-generated Art
1000 648 Yusuke Hisashi

Artificial intelligence (AI) has the potential to revolutionize the way art is created, with some experts even predicting that AI-generated art will eventually become mainstream content.