#086 - Doing Esports Right. Why You Need To Lawyer Up

With Justin Jacobson - Esports & Entertainment Attorney

Topics

00:00 – 01:50 Part 1 Intro
01:50 – 04:43 Justin’s history
04:43 – 06:26 league vs non-league for contracts
06:26 – 11:02 What to expect in a pro player contract
11:02 – 12:53 $50k minimum contracts
12:53 – 18:49 Franchising vs non-Franchising
18:49 – 23:19 NFL contracts vs Esports contracts
23:19 – 25:19 Player and org interactions
25:19 – 27:14 Using people’s likeness/brands
27:14 – 27:44 Part 2 Intro
27:44 – 39:42 Esports vs Sports vs Music industries business models
39:52 – 49:50 What Esports can learn from these other industries and vice versa
49:50 – 55:43 Connecting gaming fans to a non-gaming person or brand
55:53 – 61:04 What other industries do that Esports should avoid
61:04 – 64:24 Why Justin works in this industry
64:24 – 71:56 What a lawyer does for someone in Esports & Entertainment
71:56 – 74:18 What’s next for Justin?
74:18 – 81:30 Why you should lawyer up early
81:30 – Closing comments

Justin M. Jacobson, Esq.

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Host – Chris Smith

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