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GLVM: What’s the Most Important Part of a Content License Agreement?
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What’s the most important part of a content license agreement? Is it the liability sections? The royalty provisions? The reps/warranties?

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GLVM: How can Copyright and Trademark Cover the Same Rights?
1000 648 David Hoppe

Is it possible for the same IP to have both copyright and trademark protection? And how can that be an advantage?

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Not-So-Bored Aping: Chinese NFT Copyright Law and the US Courts
1000 648 David Hoppe

A recent Chinese court’s ruling on copyright infringement of NFTs could define how tokens and other digital assets are viewed by regulators in the United States and around the world. The court found that an NFT platform is liable for contributory copyright infringement with respect to a digital artwork it hosted.

RFIA Seeks Crypto Clarity and Consumer Protection
1000 648 David Hoppe

With more investors participating in cryptocurrency markets, the need to clarify and modernize the rules governing digital asset trading, buying, selling, and taxation has become ever more pressing.

UK Recognizes NFTs As Property; Implications for the US
1000 648 David Hoppe

Recently, the UK’s High Court recognized non-fungible tokens (NFTs) as “property” separate from the underlying assets or objects they represent. This decision is likely to have far-reaching implications for disputes involving digital assets and digital art.

Key Highlights from the Responsible Financial Innovation Act
1000 648 David Hoppe

As cryptocurrencies and other digital assets continue to establish themselves as economic powerhouses and enter into mainstream acceptance, the call for regulation has grown louder.

UK’s Online Safety Bill: Implications for Tech Firms
1000 649 David Hoppe

The government of the United Kingdom is currently considering an Online Safety Bill (OSB) in an effort to ensure safety and security within the metaverse. Following months of debate, delay, and discussion, the OSB had its second reading in the House of Commons on April 19.

Chapter and Metaverse: Pending IP Cases in the Digital Space
1000 649 David Hoppe

Despite the current prevalence of NFTs, it is often unclear what legal rights they convey to the new owner upon resale. Owners of copyright and trademark assets underlying NFTs may claim legitimate rights that conflict with those that NFT owners believe they possess.

Terra Infirma: Seeking Solid Footing in the Wake of an Algorithmic Cryptocurrency Landslide
1000 648 David Hoppe

Many crypto investors – and not just speculators, celebrities, and the wealthy – have suffered major losses in the crypto market this month. As volatility grips the cryptocurrency world, two relatively lesser-known cryptocurrency coins—TerraUSD stablecoin (UST) and its linked Terra Luna token—have fallen into serious trouble.

Bulls and Bears and Apes, Oh My! Investing in NFTs
1000 649 David Hoppe

Interest in non-fungible tokens, commonly referred to as NFTs, reached an all-time high over the past year. NFTs are commonly produced from digital art, collectibles, fantasy and esports, static images, memes, video clips, audio files, and a growing number of other media. These use cases are trendy and potentially lucrative, luring many celebrities and social media influencers into minting, investing, and promoting NFTs on their social media feeds.

Fungible Funding: Using NFTS for Crowdfunding
1000 638 David Hoppe

Recently, more and more companies are looking to leverage non-fungible tokens (NFTs) to generate funding. NFTs’ adaptability, flexibility, and structure allow for the authenticated transfer of ownership of unique goods on the blockchain and make them a viable alternative to traditional and corporate venture capital, debt financing, and equity sales as a means for raising capital.