Menu

Carlton Fields’ Steven Blickensderfer Quoted in Los Angeles Times on Regulatory Outlook for Video Games

Esports and Electronic Gaming   |   August 7, 2020

Carlton Fields esports attorney Steven Blickensderfer was quoted by the Los Angeles Times in an article about a recent executive order banning U.S. companies from doing business with the Chinese entities behind TikTok and WeChat. The order raised questions for the video game industry, said Blickensderfer, who co-chairs Carlton Fields’ Esports and Electronic Gaming Practice.

“Gaming is so closely tied with China,” Blickensderfer said. “This brought the trade war to the gaming industry and made it very real — even though this might be a false alarm, who’s to say that there won’t be another one right behind it?”

READ: Los Angeles Times, “Trump banned TikTok and WeChat. Are video games next?”

Subscribe to Publications

Media Inquiries

Kate Barth

Kate Barth

Senior Public Relations Manager

813.229.4154

Disclaimer

The information on this website is presented as a service for our clients and Internet users and is not intended to be legal advice, nor should you consider it as such. Although we welcome your inquiries, please keep in mind that merely contacting us will not establish an attorney-client relationship between us. Consequently, you should not convey any confidential information to us until a formal attorney-client relationship has been established. Please remember that electronic correspondence on the internet is not secure and that you should not include sensitive or confidential information in messages. With that in mind, we look forward to hearing from you.