Video Games

The video game industry is the most dynamic part of today’s entertainment sector and continually adapts and reinvents itself to meet the demands of the global market. A unique mixture of creativity, technology, interactivity and fun gives it a head start on the competition. Sweeney Consulting has unparalleled expertise in video games. For over ten years we have provided clarification, certainty and peace of mind to international game companies involved in the development, publication and distribution of video games on an ever-evolving series of platforms from PC to mobile to cloud.

We can provide clear and up to date advice for game industry clients in the following areas:

  • Acquisition, Management, Protection, Licensing and Online distribution of IP
  • Privacy and Data Protection
  • Protection/Enforcement of Trademarks
  • Product Placement and Advertising
  • In App Purchases and Micro-transactions
  • TOS, EULAs and related property issues
  • EU and National Regulation of the Internet
  • Research and Development and other incentives available at EU and national level
  • eSports
  • Trademarks and Patents
  • Ownership and Licensing of virtual currency, land and User Generated Content
  • Tax
  • Competition/Anti-Trust Law
  • Venture Capital Funding
  • Employment Agreements
  • Litigation and Dispute Resolution
  • Management of and Participation in Trade Associations and Coalitions