Computer Games

As the Computer Games sector continues to expand, it is essential that its experts are proactive and at the forefront of developments, identifying market trends quickly and effectively so that they can provide focused, bespoke advice to clients.

Sheridans' Computer Games Group boasts several leading lawyers in the interactive sector. The group specialises in all aspects of interactive media entertainment and technology including computer and video games, digital media, online business and ecommerce.

The specialist Computer Games Group at Sheridans is described as "hugely impressive"  by Develop magazine, working with clients such as Slightly Mad Studios, Splash Damage, Sumo Digital, Mojang, Hello Games and Playdead.

Sheridans' expertise throughout the media entertainment and leisure industries also gives the firm an unparalleled capability in handling complex cross-media projects and the team boasts Europe's first true transmedia lawyers.

All aspects of the operation of an interactive business including: development agreements; distribution and publishing agreements, agreements with contractors and suppliers, online terms and conditions, privacy policies and data protection, licence agreements self publishing investment/business sale and other corporate matters, employment branding and trade marks, indie developers, publishers, platform holders, online games, mmos, developer publishers/self publishing, transmedia, mobile, crowd sourcing and alternative business models.