> THE JACOBSON FIRM, P.C.

Strives To Provide Industry Leading Legal Services For The Entertainment, Esports And Video Gaming Industries That Are Both Cost Efficient And Highly Effective

The Jacobson Firm, P.C. is an intellectual property, entertainment and esports business law firm located in New York City. The Firm handles all domestic and international trademarks, copyrights, and licensing matters for companies and entertainment influencers. They provide services to the esports, video game, music, and entertainment industries, as well as in the sports, fashion, television, motion pictures, jewelry, and visual arts worlds. The Jacobson Firm, P.C. works with professional athletes, musicians, DJs, music producers, record labels, talent managers, fashion designers, professional gamers, streamers, esports coaches, casters and esports teams. Growing up in the music business with a life-long passion for video games, Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., esports and entertainment attorney at The Jacobson Firm, P.C., started on his professional voyage through various internships in the entertainment space. This included stops at MTV,

ASCAP, and the U.S. Copyright Office, all the while, gaming had always been a part of his social interaction and overall daily life. Justin’s passion started at an early age with Nintendo and grew into SEGA Genesis, N64; and then, eventually, becoming a daily player of Xbox and now PS4. In addition, he has been a life-long StarCraft and StarCraft II player while also growing in the entertainment space. After college and law school, Mr. Jacobson embarked on his professional journey as an entertainment attorney working with musicians, producers, songwriters, and; eventually, expanding into sports, art, and fashion worlds.

A few years later, he grew into the esports scene. Justin initially began working on the business and legal side of the industry where he has negotiated millions of dollars in professional gamer contracts and has worked with professional gamers, streamers, coaches, casters, teams, and brands in the space in most major esports titles and with most of the largest esports organizations across the world. Justin has gone on to author the first esports business law textbook, “The Essential Guide to the Business & Law of Esports & Professional Video Gaming” and begun teaching esports business courses at University of North Carolina Wilmington, among other higher educational institutions.

The sky is the limit, and the story is just getting started for The Jacobson Firm, P.C. and Justin M. Jacobson, Esq. The Jacobson Firm, P.C. is uniquely positioned as both an innovator as well as an innovation enabler. The Firms acts as innovators through its establishment and global growth of its world-class esports and video-game legal and business law firm. They were one of the first firms working in the space on the East Coast and one of the initial ones to expand from traditional entertainment, music, and sports into the esports realm. In addition, by fusing practical entertainment industry experience and extensive business and intellectual property knowledge, The Jacobson Firm, P.C. has provided new perspectives and insight in the contract negotiations on behalf of its client in the space and they have begun revolutionizing the existing agreement structure. In addition, The Jacobson Firm, P.C. acts as innovation enablers by helping and advising innovators on the best practices to achieve their goals in the right and legal way.

This includes advising these individuals and companies on the proper legal and business structuring, such as LLC and corporations, on intellectual property protections, including copyrights, trademarks, and patents, as well as any other relevant legal and business consideration that must be examined when operating an innovative venture. We have been one of the first law firms to begin building up the East Coast esports and video game professional scene. This was done to be a more natural bridge for transactions and communications between European countries and the U.S. as well as being able to smoothly interact and conduct business with the rest of North America and other neighboring nations.

We are also able to identify and understand the new trends and where pop culture will move as we sit at the center of the culture aligned with music, fashion, sports, and art as they merge into the gaming space. We are excited about the next clients we sign and the next talent that we work with. We are always looking forward to expanding our imprint and getting more viewers and readers on our content. It will be amazing to see how the esports scene continues to grow, especially in the non-professional scenes and in the ancillary professional careers. The Jacobson Firm, P.C. are very excited about the future growth of high school, college and recreational esports and our position within these worlds as industry leading educators, curriculum innovators and talent advisors to the professional gaming world’s top innovators.

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