Emma Babler, Gotta Sue ‘Em All? The Property, Privacy, and Safety Ramifications of Pokemon Go (July 22, 2016). Available at SSRN
This paper will discuss the data collection, privacy, public safety, and property concerns related to the popular game Pokemon Go. As crimes have already been committed during the playing of this game (e.g., muggings, car accidents, property damage/trespassing), it leaves one to wonder: who is liable? If a mugging occurs in a public space, is Nintendo (the makers of Pokemon Go) responsible in some way?