Gamasutra - Blogs http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/ Dan Rogers's Blogs Wed, 22 Oct 2014 08:42:03 EDT en-us scarless@think-services.com (Simon Carless) Why ZeniMax v. Oculus Matters - by Dan Rogers http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/DanRogers/20140717/221343/Why_ZeniMax_v_Oculus_Matters.php Business/Marketing,Indie The lawsuit between ZeniMax and Oculus offers game developers and publishers new insight into the power of a non-disclosure agreement. http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/DanRogers/20140717/221343/Why_ZeniMax_v_Oculus_Matters.php Thu, 17 Jul 2014 11:47:00 EDT Hitting the Reset Button on Video Game Copyrights - by Dan Rogers http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/DanRogers/20130813/198132/Hitting_the_Reset_Button_on_Video_Game_Copyrights.php Business/Marketing Getting Back the Intellectual Property Rights to Your Game http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/DanRogers/20130813/198132/Hitting_the_Reset_Button_on_Video_Game_Copyrights.php Tue, 13 Aug 2013 09:30:00 EDT The Real Meaning of Work for Hire - by Dan Rogers http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/DanRogers/20130809/198011/The_Real_Meaning_of_Work_for_Hire.php What does work made for hire mean, and how does it affect your ownership of the assets you create for a game? http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/DanRogers/20130809/198011/The_Real_Meaning_of_Work_for_Hire.php Fri, 09 Aug 2013 10:54:00 EDT THE FUTURE OF RESELLING DIGITAL VIDEO GAMES - by Dan Rogers http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/DanRogers/20130806/197733/THE_FUTURE_OF_RESELLING_DIGITAL_VIDEO_GAMES.php Most people fail to realize that the games they purchase on-line are licensed, without the ability to resell them. In Capitol v. ReDigi, this was tested and it appears that publishers--at least for the time being--have prevailed. http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/DanRogers/20130806/197733/THE_FUTURE_OF_RESELLING_DIGITAL_VIDEO_GAMES.php Tue, 06 Aug 2013 04:40:00 EDT EA Strikes Out in Right of Publicity Case - by Dan Rogers http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/DanRogers/20130801/197456/EA_Strikes_Out_in_Right_of_Publicity_Case.php EA strikes out in Ninth Circuit Court Appeal in the Keller right of publicity case. Here's an overview of the case, which I wrote about earlier this year. http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/DanRogers/20130801/197456/EA_Strikes_Out_in_Right_of_Publicity_Case.php Thu, 01 Aug 2013 04:00:00 EDT Countdown: The 5 Most Influential Video Game Lawsuits of 2012, 4 of 5: Keller v. Electronic Arts - by Dan Rogers http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/DanRogers/20130201/185866/Countdown_The_5_Most_Influential_Video_Game_Lawsuits_of_2012_4_of_5_Keller_v_Electronic_Arts.php Business/Marketing Keller v. Electronic Arts is a case that could be worth as much as a billion dollars in damages, posing a fairly simple question: when can a real-person be included in a game without compensation? But the answer is surprisingly complex. http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/DanRogers/20130201/185866/Countdown_The_5_Most_Influential_Video_Game_Lawsuits_of_2012_4_of_5_Keller_v_Electronic_Arts.php Fri, 01 Feb 2013 12:03:00 EST