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October 12, 2018

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

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.

January 4, 2018

Author's note:  I drafted this awhile ago, and forgot to hit publish.  Whoops! I hope it is still of some interest to the public.  

Earlier this year, ESPN reported that the National Collegiate Athletic Association, the NCAA, has begun internal discuss ab...

May 8, 2017

The Pros and Cons of Academy Teams in Esports

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 18, 2017

A discussion of the major players in esports, and how they interact with one another.

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Adam Melrose


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