Brooks Pierce attorney Ryan Fairchild served as editor-in-chief of the Esports Bar Association (EBA) Legal Journal Volume 2020. The journal was published on Nov. 9.
The 2020 EBA Journal includes articles on immigration, public funding of venues, joint-employment and landlord-tenant issues in the esports industry.
Fairchild’s diverse practice includes an emphasis on the esports industry. His passion for esports derives from being a lifelong gamer. Fairchild understands the various esports cultures and dynamics, as well as legal, economic and structural issues facing the industry. He represents players, organizations and stakeholders in a variety of contract, intellectual property, employment and corporate issues. Fairchild has authored numerous articles on the esports climate and is a frequent speaker at industry events on the legal issues affecting the esports community.
To access the EBA Journal Volume 2020, click here.