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Daniel Gary Rosenthal

Daniel Rosenthal’s Legal Guides

6 total

  • Employee Handbook Policies Every Game Developer Should Have

    A fair number of the cases that I deal with at LeifLaw are, unfortunately, matters where a studio could have avoided liability, ill-will, and other drama and negativity simply by having a clear set of employee expectations outlined in an employee handbook. Sadly, many studios eit...

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  • Can I sue to get my mugshot removed from mugshots.com or a similar site?

    This question comes up on Avvo at least weekly, if not daily. Sites like Mugshots.com and other similar sites are growing in number, more digitized criminal records, this is becoming more relevant by the day. This non-state specific guide covers some of the practical considerations behind the issue.

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  • Important Steps for Establishing a Video Game Studio (for Developers)

    This guide is a list of some of the important steps that a new developer will have to do in order to set up their studio. Many new developers can rush right into the coding and forget the administrative and management side of things. This can hurt in the end! Avoid making mistakes with these steps!

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  • Patent Basics for Game Developers

    While an in-depth knowledge of the law is not critical for most game developers, there are a few legal principles that all game developers should be at least superficially familiar with.Before getting into the legal issues, first an important disclaimer: There is no substitute ...

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  • Trade Secret for Game Developers

    While an in-depth knowledge of the law is not critical for most game developers, there are a few legal principles that all game developers should be at least superficially familiar with.Before getting into the legal issues, first an important disclaimer: There is no substitute ...

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  • Copyright for Game Developers

    Copyright for Game Developers While an in-depth knowledge of the law is not critical for most game developers, there are a few legal principles that all game developers should be at least superficially familiar with.Before getting into the legal issues, first an important discl...

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