Gamasutra - Blogs /blogs/ Dan Rogers's Blogs Wed, 02 Sep 2015 06:34:50 EDT en-us (Simon Carless) Understanding Your Kickstarter Liabilities - by Dan Rogers Business/Marketing,Serious,Indie Kickstarter provides a unique opportunity to match those who dream big with people willing to pay in advance or give a small gift for the same. At the same time, it comes with a host of legal liabilities that few really understand. Mon, 09 Mar 2015 06:47:00 EDT General Patton's Final Battle - Publicity Rights of Departed Celebrities in Video Games - by Dan Rogers Business/Marketing Examining the legal implications of the post-mortem right of publicity as applied to Maximum v. CMG Worldwide. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 12:52:00 EST Why ZeniMax v. Oculus Matters - by Dan Rogers Business/Marketing,Indie The lawsuit between ZeniMax and Oculus offers game developers and publishers new insight into the power of a non-disclosure agreement. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 11:47:00 EDT Hitting the Reset Button on Video Game Copyrights - by Dan Rogers Business/Marketing Getting Back the Intellectual Property Rights to Your Game Tue, 13 Aug 2013 09:30:00 EDT The Real Meaning of Work for Hire - by Dan Rogers What does work made for hire mean, and how does it affect your ownership of the assets you create for a game? Fri, 09 Aug 2013 10:54:00 EDT THE FUTURE OF RESELLING DIGITAL VIDEO GAMES - by Dan Rogers 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. Tue, 06 Aug 2013 04:40:00 EDT