qThis book examines the legal realities which are emerging from Massively Multiplayer Online Role-playing Games (MMORPGs) or virtual worlds that demonstrate many of the traits we associate with the Earth world: interpersonal relationships, economic transactions, and organic political institutionsq--Provided by publisher.The fact that virtual worlds are marketed as a#39;playa#39; or a#39;gamesa#39; should not change the fact that a contract has been made. In SEC.v. SG, .Ltd., 265 F.3d 42 (1st Cir., 2001), the court considered whethera a#39;virtual stockmarketa#39; a#39;gamea#39; was essentially anbsp;...
|Title||:||Law and Order in Virtual Worlds: Exploring Avatars, Their Ownership and Rights|
|Publisher||:||IGI Global - 2010-05-31|