Loot Boxes: Legal Pitfalls and Loopholes

In this 2019 GDC talk, Debevoise & Plimpton’s Will Bucher distills what he has learned in his legal practice regarding the regulation of loot boxes in the U.S., the EU, and China to provide a brief and accessible overview of the potential pitfalls in using loot boxes, and some strategies for avoiding them.

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