I wish you a happy year 2020

I wish all readers of the blog and all clients a happy New Year 2020.Especially in the field of esports and streamers I am...

AirBNB is not a real estate agent

An important decision that could have a signal effect for similar mediation platforms came just before Christmas from the ECJ.According to that provision, France...

Esport visa comes next year

The German esports visa is coming: From spring 2020, professional esports men from third countries will be subject to simplified conditions for permanent residence...

Uber loses once again at LG Frankfurt a.M.

Uber's mediation of rides to car rental companies is anti-competitive, the district court's board said. In Uber's business model, the court found various infringements...

ECJ for sale of “used” e-books

By today's judgment, the Court of Justice has held that the release of an e-book for permanent use to the public by downloading falls...

Compensation in esport in case of player change?

In the last few months, I have had to deal several times with the question of whether a team/organization is entitled to a claim...

What will change in the new Youth Media Protection State Treaty?

Together with the new media state treaty, there will also be some changes in the Youth Media Protection State Treaty or JMStV for short. What's...

Dismissal due to Islamophobic WhatsApp messages

The Baden-Württemberg State Labour Court has ruled that a dismissal of a worker for massive insults and Islamophobic remarks in WhatsApp messages is lawful.The...

What is a silent/atypical silent participation?

Currently, some esports teams are trying to acquire financing to secure or enable growth in 2020.I have already published some articles on the subject...

BGH for advertising with ECO-test seal

In three appeal proceedings, the Federal Court of Justice considered the use of test seal marks as a violation of the trademark proprietor's rights...

More than 1500 articles on the blog

In the meantime, there are more than 1500 articles on the topics of IT law, competition law, copyright and everything related to social media...

False statement on Facebook can be banned in court

The Press Chamber of the Frankfurt Am Main Regional Court has ruled that it should not be given the impression that the Bundestag member...

Esport team and streamer? Legal certainty through flat rate!

For several years I have been supersing esport teams, streamers, influencers as well as sponsors and agencies in the digital sector. While larger companies...

Privacy notice on Christmas cards?

Did you already prepare sending out Christmas cards? I could bet that a detail that the State Commissioner for Data Protection in Rhineland-Palatinate considers...

Imprint obbligations for streamers associated with esports teams?

Introduction Today is here on the blog the day of legal questions around the imprint. Hence a quick answer today about what or who needs...