RESPONSIBILITIES: Oversee the workflow tracking for a fast-paced TV business and legal affairs group working across TV sales as well as development and production oversight. Managing a large volume of transactions. Works with sales, creative, and production finance departments to provide information on a regular basis. Working with creative and production finance departments to track rights and projects. Negotiating and drafting agreements with writers, p... read more
Counsel/Senior Counsel, Business and Legal Affairs
Duties: Work on a wide range of business and legal affairs matters for a leading entertainment brand for Gen Z and a producer of hit television shows and films for various high-profile platforms. Focus on all aspects of studio development and production of both scripted and unscripted original series for Nickelodeon and other platforms: structuring, negotiating and drafting a high volume of rights agreements, producer dea... read more
Associate General Counsel
The candidate will play a key role in structuring, drafting, and negotiating a variety of licensing and other commercial agreements for content acquisition (for all manner of rights, licenses and deal structures), including how content business intersects with marketing, sales, and other key business operations. Will draft, review, and negotiate content acquisition deals, with a deep understanding of multi-platform digital rights licensing, includ... read more
Boutique entertainment transactional law firm is seeking an attorney with 3+ years of experience at either a law firm or entertainment related company. Candidate will draft and negotiate content development, production, distribution, music, brand and influencer related agreements. Must be a member of the CA bar.
VP/ SVP, Business and Legal Affairs-Scripted TV
The candidate will join the Business and Legal Affairs team in connection with the development and production of company's scripted television programming and initiatives. Will analyze deal opportunities and formulate business strategies with respect to various scripted television development and production matters. Structure, negotiate and draft a high volume of scripted development and production agreements, including licen...
VP / SVP, Television Business and Legal Affairs - Unscripted
The candidate will analyze deal opportunities and formulate business strategies with respect to various unscripted content development and production matters. Will structure, negotiate, and draft a high volume of unscripted development and production agreements, including license agreements, option and other rights and development-related agreements, talent/test option agreements, and certain above-the-line agree...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Structure, negotiate, document and manage transactions in connection with television development and production, including agreements to engage above-the-line talent (writers, producers, directors and actors) and to acquire underlying rights. Implement and administer standard operating procedures for the company’s television development and production business. Maintain budgetary oversight of productions, in partnership with production and finan...
The candidate will work for the entertainment and music transactional department. Strong leadership, drafting, research, and writing skills required. Music and/or corporate transactional experience preferred, including drafting and negotiating artist recording agreements, producer agreements, songwriter agreements, guest artist agreements, publishing agreements, license agreements, joint venture agreements, live performance agreements, etc. Must be s...
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Business Affairs Negotiator (Film)
The candidate will join Business Affairs department as lead Negotiator for Film. Reporting into the Lead Business Affairs Negotiator on the film side for company, will have extensive experience in negotiating film production and acquisition deals at a motion picture studio, SVOD service, film distributor, major talent agency or law firm. Negotiate and structure a high volume of complex deals related primarily to company’s original and a...
Senior Corporate Counsel
The candidate will be responsible for supporting production legal matters for television (scripted and unscripted) programming and movies content in international territories. Responsibilities include: Managing all legal matters during the course of production, and developing forms and policies. Structuring, drafting, and negotiating production services and above-the-line talent agreements for actors, writers, producers, and directors, as well as b...
Senior Counsel, Business and Legal Affairs
The candidate will be responsible for drafting and negotiating development and production agreements and rendering legal advice with respect to Lionsgate’s and firm's slate of original programming. Will be drafting and negotiating development agreements and related documentation. Rendering day to day production legal advice to production executives, producers, and production personnel. Should have Juris Doctor degree. Must be Me...
Senior Counsel, Original Programming, Scripted
Candidate must have: College Graduate and JD Degree/Law degree. Excellent academic credentials. Admitted to State Bar. A combined 8+ years of relevant experience in an attorney position handling legal work for original television series at one or more networks, studios, media companies and/or law firm entertainment departments. Extensive experience in what will be his/her primary areas of responsibility, including the drafting...
Senior Vice President, Business Affairs
The candidate will be responsible for: Responsible for business affairs functions, including all phases of negotiations on projects in development and production in both animation and live action. Negotiate development deals, talent deals, rights acquisitions, co-productions, etc. for live action and animated motion pictures. Collaborate with, provide advice to and synthesize feedback from management. Review project budgets, financia...
Lead Counsel, AR/VR Media Products
The candidate will lead providing legal advice to software engineering, content, product, and other business teams across many subject areas, including data privacy and security, content distribution, copyright and trademark, and open source software. Will coordinate closely with our Privacy legal team to provide frontline product advice and ensure privacy compliance. Evaluate, draft, and negotiate contracts and end-user agreements relati... read more
Duties: Supervise the expansion and growth of a global legal team operating across 5 continents in a number of high growth markets. Maintain subject matter expertise in areas of privacy and data protection laws (including state and federal consumer protection and privacy laws, GDPR and other global privacy laws) and advise on the impact of the same on business. Assist Product, Engineering, and Strategy teams in translating complex and expanding privacy law ... read more
Production Counsel (Unscripted), Original Content - Legal & Studio Affairs
Duties: Help uphold high ethical and corporate standards, as well as defend our intellectual property. Help provide legal support for all our products and businesses across the globe. Working for a company that invents entire categories and industries means be challenged to creatively apply deep legal expertise to rare and often unexplored aspects of the law. Provide the critical support needed wor... read more