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Vice President or Senior Vice President Television Business and Legal Affairs Executive

Company name

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc.

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Jun 14,2018

Posted on

Jan 23,2018

Years of Experience

Min 7 yrs required

Location

Beverly Hills, CA
Practice Area
Entertainment and New Media >> Entertainment and New Media
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Vice President or Senior Vice President, Television Business and Legal Affairs Executive The candidate will analyze deal opportunities and formulate business strategies with respect to various scripted television development and production matters. Will structure, negotiate and draft a high volume of scripted development and production agreements, including license agreements, executive producer agreements, writer agreements, director agreements, rights agreements and talent/test option agreements. Oversee production legal for various productions, working with a broad range of in-house personnel (e.g., creative, production, etc.). Develop and suggest policies and parameters in connection with various business practices. Advise senior management in connection with deal strategies and complex business and legal matters. Maintain relationships with key agencies, managers, and attorneys in the entertainment community. Must have 7+ years prior experience at an entertainment law firm and/or major media entertainment company with substantial experience in scripted television development and production. Should have JD degree from top tier law school and admission to the California State Bar. Extensive and in-depth knowledge of negotiating and documenting entertainment scripted transactions with an ability to operate independently with minimal supervision is required. Detailed oriented and possess superior negotiation, drafting, organizational and time management skills is required. Solid working knowledge of guild and union issues and various entertainment industry customs and practices is needed. Previously established relationships with key agencies, managers, and attorneys in the entertainment community is must.

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Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc.
245 N Beverly Dr.
Beverly Hills, CA 90210

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