Counsel申請 稍後繼續申請 職位編號 771263BR 職位地點 伯班克, 加利福尼亚州, 美国; 洛杉磯, 加利福尼亚州, 美国 有意工作的公司 Walt Disney Television 張貼日期 2021/01/19
工作概要:The Counsel opportunities for ABC Signature Legal Affairs, located in Burbank, CA and Twentieth Television Legal Affairs, located in Century City, CA, will be members of diverse and dynamic teams. You will work collaboratively with other lawyers and Business Affairs executives on all legal matters, and will be expected to provide guidance and direction reflecting sound judgment and substantive legal knowledge.
職責:LEGAL EXPERTISE & LEADERSHIP:
- Provide direction and guidance in connection with all legal issues related to the production of original material.
- Draft, review and negotiate agreements for the development and production of original live action programming for telecast on a variety of platforms: streaming services and cable networks.
- Analysis and advice in connection with intellectual property matters, claims, clearances, and other matters arising out of the day-to-day operations of a large television studio. Clients will include such other departments as Business Affairs, Creative, Development, Production, Production Finance, Casting and Casting Administration, Contract Administration, Marketing, and Brand Management.
- Experience in the following areas is essential: live action, scripted television production; distribution and acquisition agreements; copyright; trademark; defamation; and rights of publicity and privacy.
CROSS-TEAM COLLABORATION & PARTNERSHIP:
- Work closely with the Litigation Department and outside counsel on litigation matters relating to all aspects of the business, including distribution, production, labor and clearances.
- Work closely with the corporate Intellectual Property group in connection with intellectual property issues, including anti-piracy, clearance, privacy/defamation, copyright, trademark and music issues.
- Coordinate with the corporate Tax Department on tax issues, working often in this regard with Production Finance and Business Affairs.
- Partner effectively and work closely with Labor Relations, Business Affairs and Production on high-level and strategic labor issues.
- Qualified candidate will have a JD degree and a minimum of 4 years’ experience, preferably in Legal Affairs in the television or streaming industry. Intellectual property, corporate transaction and/or litigation experience at a major law firm or studio will also be considered.
- Demonstrated success in earning the trust of legal and business executives to handle complex and sensitive issues.
- Demonstrated ability to identify and analyze complex issues and devise solutions and strategies.
- Excellent negotiation, drafting, and writing skills; as well as ability to problem solve in an efficient, business-friendly, creative manner.
- Basic knowledge of AFTRA/SAG, DGA and WGA rules for live action content.
- A collegial and collaborative lawyer with a commitment to a positive working environment within the legal organization.
Skills & Abilities
- Exceptional drafting, analytical and organizational skills.
- Ability to prioritize and manage time efficiently, executing multiple high priority projects with keen attention to detail.
- Excellent oral and written communication skills, sound judgment and discretion.
- Excellent work ethic and interpersonal skills, including a healthy sense of humor and the ability to build professional, interdepartmental relationships at multiple levels.
- Television studio or production company experience preferred.
- Experience as a lawyer within a law firm.
- Law Degree
- Bar Membership (California is preferred)
關於 Walt Disney Television:
Walt Disney Television (WDT) 重新定義媒體和娛樂的未來。提供令人信服的創意、精彩的說故事、突破性技術，高影響力的營銷以及創新發行，WDT 提供多個機會以建立支持娛樂和通報世界的事業生涯。作為 The Walt Disney Company 的關鍵部門，WDT 是世界上最受推崇的垂直整合媒體企業之一，包括全球全球直播和動畫娛樂、新聞、民營電視台和電台 如果您熱切期待加入我們的優秀專業人士團隊，我們希望聽到您的故事。
關於 The Walt Disney Company:
華特迪士尼公司，以及其附屬公司及隸屬機構，是頂尖多元化國際家庭娛樂及媒體企業，業務遍及以下範疇：媒體網絡、樂園及度假區、影城娛樂、消費產品與互動媒體。迪士尼在 1920 年代起步之初，只是一間卡通工作室，發展至今已成為娛樂界的翹楚。迪士尼昂然堅守傳承，繼續為家庭中每位成員創造世界一流的故事及體驗；其故事、人物和體驗於世界各地均家傳戶曉。我們在 40 多個國家地區營運業務，僱員及演藝人員攜手協力，創造全球和當地都珍愛的娛樂體驗。
這個職位隸屬於 The Walt Disney Company, 其所屬的業務部門是 Walt Disney Television。
The Walt Disney Company 是機會均等的僱主。申請人將獲考慮聘僱，而不分種族、膚色、宗教、性別、國籍、性取向、性別身份、殘疾或受保護退伍軍人身分。Disney 培養商業文化，所有人的想法和決策都有助我們發展、創新、創造最好的故事，並與瞬息萬變的世界息息相關。