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Adam Melrose


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Recent Posts

October 12, 2018

Oral vs written contracts, and the relationship between players, teams, and investors.

July 23, 2018

I'm going to draft more short posts on subjects germane to my website whenever I see topics of interest to share.  Today I have a fun one--a Dota 2 professional contract that violates all rules of competent contractual drafting.  While the player in question never ende...

April 8, 2018

Wherein I discuss the Overwatch League Code of Conduct, the benefits of a Players' Union, and the overall contractual structure of the League.

April 25, 2017

What happens when a player in one state or country enters into a playing contractual agreement with a team organization located in another state or country?  Well, hopefully they've drafted a comprehensive contract that addresses this issue through choice of law an...

April 19, 2017

Most people with an interest in esports business and law understand that there are many legal issues that plague the current competitive scene.  One issue that comes up more often than most are issues with contracts that the players sign with their respective team or o...

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