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Legal Counsel Commercial

Company name

Logitech Inc.

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Job Type


Date Last Verified

May 15,2019

Valid Through

Aug 28,2019

Posted on

May 01,2018

Years of Experience

7-10 yrs required


Newark, CA, United States

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Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Legal Counsel, Commercial
The candidate reports to the Head of Commercial Legal. The role requires a high degree of organizational skills, pro-activity and the ability to collaborate with various business groups and regions. In this role, will operate as a part of a small team of lawyers and paraprofessionals who work closely with our product design, product development, sales & marketing, operations, and PR teams to provide practical and commercially focused legal advice and have fun while doing it. Responsibilities: Drafting and negotiating a variety of time-sensitive commercial agreements, including development agreements, technology licenses, sales & marketing-related agreements, sponsorship agreements, NDAs, and other agreements relating to the operations of a product development, manufacturing consumer products business. Providing advice and counsel and working closely with marketing and PR teams on matters relating to warranties, advertising and consumer product claims, digital content, social media, in-product offers, contests and sweepstakes to ensure compliance. Review and advise on how existing legal or other department processes can be changed or eliminated to better focus on business needs. Advising business team leaders on legal matters affecting business units, in consultation with other members of the Legal team and outside counsel, as necessary. Providing training to new hires regarding corporate policies. Independently coordinating with functional stakeholders, including Tax, Finance, Privacy, IP, and other internal teams. Building close relationships with business units.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate must be admitted, active and in good standing with the California State Bar. Should have 7-10 years of relevant experience, including at a leading law firm as a transactional attorney and in-house experience (at a consumer product company is also preferred). Knowledge of consumer protection, marketing and advertising law, including social media and mobile marketing is needed. Must have experience providing global legal support and international contracting. Some work may involve other time zones and some travel may be required. Experience with data privacy and protection preferred. Must have excellent training and project management skills. Should have a practical, business-oriented approach to problem-solving and be able to effectively counsel internal clients by providing them with clear, concise legal and commercial advice, and creative solutions where necessary, on established timelines to meet their business needs. Must be highly analytical and have exceptional business and legal issue identification and problem-solving skills. Should have strong project management skills and be able to simultaneously manage workloads, multiple client demands and shifting priorities within a fast-paced, rapidly evolving environment.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Logitech Inc.
7600 Gateway Blvd.
Newark, CA 94560

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