Patrick Sweeney

Interactive Entertainment Law Group - USA

Patrick Sweeney

Interactive Entertainment Law Group - USA

Curriculum Vitae

Patrick Sweeney is one of the leading attorneys in the games industry, having served both as in-house and external counsel to a variety of companies in his career.

In his 20+ years in the games industry, Patrick has negotiated an array of game development agreement, resulting in the commercial release of more than 300 games across all distribution platforms and territories. In addition, he has represented clients with respect to the game rights for more than 50 major motion pictures and television properties, as well as negotiated numerous technology licenses and other agreements inherent to the games industry.

Patrick has written or been featured in various articles for such publications as The Daily Journal, Game Developer Magazine, [a]List Daily and others. Additionally, Patrick is a frequent speaker on legal issues pertaining to the games industry on behalf of organizations such as Law Seminars International, International Game Developers Association, American Bar Association and the Beverly Hills Bar.

Patrick is also a founding member and former President of the Video Game Bar Association, an invitation-only organization made up of the top legal practitioners in the games industry.

All sessions by Patrick Sweeney

How gaming became the engine of the Metaverse

Mon, Jun 06 2022
11:40 - 12:40 CST
Room Herradura