Intellectual property rights in video games and gaming – protection, infringement, risk

12 Jul 2022
The program includes:
  • The type of intellectual property rights that might be infringed in a computer game
    • Areas of infringement of copyright, trademarks, right to image, and other rights in video games, in particular the problem of naming games.
    • Which elements of pre-existing works and the real world can be used without danger of being held liable?
  • Imitation of computer games and classification of such imitation – case study.
    • Can elements of a computer game be patented?
    • What safety measures can be employed against risk?
    • Good practices regarding protecting rights to works of a company’s own employees and contractors, and management board members as well.
    • Good practices during game development.
    • Clearing of intellectual property rights.