Ben McMeechan advises on a range of commercial and non-contentious intellectual property issues arising in the interactive entertainment and technology sectors.
In the interactive entertainment sector, Ben routinely advises clients on arrangements relating to the development, distribution and exploitation of content, consumer rights issues and the video games tax credit. Ben acts for a range of clients in this sector including a number of up-and-coming developers, high profile publishers and content/brand owners.
In the technology sector, Ben works with clients on issues relating to eCommerce, data analytics and intellectual property licensing. Ben acts for a number of clients in this sector, including technology platforms, software providers and online travel agents.
Before joining Harbottle & Lewis, Ben was at King & Wood Mallesons for four years advising on issues relating to eCommerce, intellectual property licensing and lodging supply.
- Development, production and exploitation of video games
- Licensing and other commercial arrangements
- Video games tax credit
- Consumer rights issues