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Corporate Counsel

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In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Years of Experience

2-4 yrs required

Location

San Mateo, CA

Date Last Verified

Sep 19,2017

Posted on

Sep 05,2017
Practice Area
Corporate >> Corporate - General
Information Technology >> Information Technology
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Corporate Counsel The candidate will provide advice and support company-wide, worldwide on a variety of legal issues on a daily basis in a timely and effective manner. Will act as subject matter expert for legal, compliance, transactional and business requirements. Partner with other business functions including sales, marketing, engineering, finance and human resources to maintain legal compliance. Oversee intellectual property compliance, specifically patents, privacy and publicity rights, trademark and copyrights. Collaborate with representatives from various departments on developing and modifying practices and procedures to conform with legal requirements. Ensure all forms, policies and procedures of the company are in compliance with all applicable legal and regulatory requirements. Formulate and implement corporate legal policy concerning a variety of legal issues. Identify, research and analyze relevant federal, state and local requirements and translate the requirements into business solutions. Act as a liaison with outside law firms. Participate in the development and review of press, communications and advertising materials. Participate in due diligence for mergers and acquisitions and other transactions including drafting and reviewing agreements. Prepare commercial contracts, form agreements and other documents for day-to-day business transactions. Other duties as assigned by the General Counsel. Must have Bachelor's degree (B.A.) or equivalent experience. Should have JD degree and license to practice law in California. Must have 5+ years of legal experience with 2-4 years in-house experience. Experience at a major Silicon Valley law firm and/or in-house (corporate) preferably in technology, mobile, social media, casual gaming, online advertising/marketing and/or Internet commerce is required. Experience in overseeing intellectual property matters, specifically privacy and publicity rights, trademark and copyright and drafting of related agreements is needed. Experience with international matters is essential. Familiar with a wide variety of general corporate and commercial transactional work is must. Prior exposure to FCC and FTC compliance is preferred. Japanese, Mandarin Chinese, Russian and/or Korean language skills is desired.

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