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Vice President Business Legal Affairs

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Date Last Verified

Jul 17,2019

Valid Through

Oct 30,2019

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May 21,2019

Years of Experience

Min 7 yrs required


Burbank, CA, United States

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Contract Law >> Contract Law
Intellectual Property >> Intellectual Property - Trademark/Copyright
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Vice President, Business & Legal Affairs
The candidate will negotiate and draft above-the-line talent and other development agreements (e.g., rights option-acquisition, pilot script development, non-writing producer, writing staff, actor and director). Structure, negotiate and draft co-production, license and distribution agreements. Review, analyze and opine on chain-of-title, budgets, financial projection statements, press releases, marketing materials and other items relating to the development, production and licensing of television programs. Serve as business liaison with talent agencies, talent firms, third party networks/SVOD exhibitors and other potential licensees. Provide business and legal advice to creative, production and finance executives.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate must have 7+ years experience as an attorney (including some significant law firm work) with substantial experience working in a television business affairs department, legal affairs department and/or entertainment law firm. JD from an accredited law school and state Bar admission is required. CA or New York Bar membership is preferred. Comprehensive working knowledge of television industry deal structures, major guild and union agreements, contingent compensation terms and relevant copyright/trademark laws is essential. Excellent drafting, negotiation, communication (written and verbal), interpersonal, organizational and computer skills are must.

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Hiring Coordinator
2900 W Alameda Ave
Burbank, CA 91505

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