On Tuesday, November 6, 2018, Urim Bajrami was invited to A1 Telekom Austria as a guest to give an interview on the show “World of Esports” about the event series “E-Sports and Laws” that he co-organizes with Professor Christian Piska and Bernhard Sternbauer. The kickoff event took place on November 2, 2018, in the Vienna law faculty and was greatly appreciated by the Austrian esports community. “E-Sport and Laws” aims to provide a platform for profound legal know-how regarding legal issues in the area of esports.
Our lawyers at Stadler Völkel Attorneys at Law have always focused on providing legal assistance to start-ups and other businesses in innovative business fields. With esports, we are facing a trend in the digitalization of sports that we want to support through the establishment of a legal department in esports and video gaming. With Professor Piska, an expert on digitalization and new technologies, and Urim Bajrami, an esports enthusiast and passionate advocate, we have recognized experts on board to provide customized solutions to legal issues in esports. We advise in this regard in various legal fields, including public events, copyright issues (licensing of esports titles), betting & gaming, player contracts and labor law, as well as laws and terms for clubs and associations in esports.