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Once mainly popular in Asia, in recent years, the worldwide esports scene has ballooned in size. Experts predict it will be a $1.5 billion industry by 2021. There are even whispers about establishing esports as an Olympic sport.

And with growth comes legal considerations and challenges. To better help professional gaming teams and athletes, in addition to industry adjacent businesses, better wrap their heads around esports law issues, we’ve compiled this resource. Below, you’ll find articles about the latest esports law news and some direct-from-a-lawyer tips.

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Esports contract discussion

NJ Snubs Esports Betting Businesses

SCOTUS overturned a law that effectively banned online sports betting. Esports betting operations were excited. And then NJ threw a curve ball.

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Chicago law blog

Association Contract Stumps Esports Lawyers

A player's association, esports contract out of India has the esports world talking. Jump in to find out what has esports lawyers talking.

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Esports Law

Esports Law: The Dawn of Legal Esports Betting?

The Supreme Court of the United States overturned a longstanding law regarding sports gambling. Does this mean esports betting will soon be legal stateside?

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Esports Law: Esports Betting in the U.S.

Esports Betting Law: An Overview

Esports betting is becoming very big business. Let's take a look at the laws currently governing sports betting in the U.S. and the future of esports betting law.

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Esports Law: unionization

Esports Law: Let’s Talk Esports Unions

A lot of esports leagues are making union moves. Jump in for an overview of several efforts. Need an esports lawyer? Give us a call today!

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Chicago Law Blog: G Fuel Lawsuit in Esports

Esports Energy Drink At Center Of Controversy

G Fuel is a popular energy drink in the esports world. The company was just hit with a product compliance lawsuit. Will it affect sponsored athletes?

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Legal Blog: Esports Contracts

Esports Contracts: 5 Things To Consider

In this post, we'll take a look at the five most important elements of an esports athlete contract, from the perspective of an athlete.

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