The candidate will advise and counsel the Finance team and broader business on corporate securities and related matters. Duties will include : Preparing and reviewing SEC filings, including periodic reports, current reports on Form 8-K, proxy statements and other disclosures; Advising on compliance with applicable securities laws, SEC regulations and stock exchange rules; Support for stock and equity matters; Corporate financings/capital markets; Treasury... read more
Production Counsel (Film), Original Content - Legal & Studio Affairs
Candidate will handle development and production of original film and series content. Will be an integral part of Apple’s Original Content Legal group and will oversee all facets of in-house and third-party productions. Responsible for the full range of legal work for the acquisition, production, and distribution of television and films. Work closely with the legal affairs and business affairs partners... read more
Associate Principal Counsel
The candidate will be handling agreements and identifying and resolving legal issues in connection with development, production, licensing and promotion of television programs for The ABC Television Network. Drafting, negotiating and advising on a wide variety of agreements and deals, including acquisition, development, production and licensing of scripted and reality programming, late night, theatricals, movies-for-television, specials, indemni... read more
Responsibilities: Draft and negotiate above and below-the-line agreements for film, television and other audiovisual projects. Review, draft and negotiate development agreements, such as rights acquisition agreements (e.g., options, shopping agreements co-production agreements, etc.) Oversee the process of drafting and negotiating production contracts and releases including talent and participant agreements, materials releases, guest appearance releases, and ...
Senior Counsel, Business & Legal Affairs Audio, Music Live
Responsibilities: To serve as the senior attorney for Endeavor Audio Podcast, Music, and Live Events production and sales business. Negotiating and drafting underlying rights and talent agreements, as well as financing, sales and distribution agreements. Work closely with creative team on non-traditional live and music partnership deals with brands, media companies, and venues as well as deals with songwriters in t...
Legal Counsel - Media LoB
The candidate will draft and negotiate a variety of commercial agreements, including advertising, research and marketing, events, vendor, license, business development, SaaS and other technology, and other commercial and operational contracts. Analyze comments from opposing representation and propose solutions. Provide risk assessments. Oversee contract administration and compliance. Review legal contracts for execution by management. Develop trai...
Studio Affairs Counsel - Original Content, Legal & Studio Affairs
The candidate will help uphold firm’s high ethical and corporate standards, as well as defend intellectual property. Will help provide legal support for all 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. Should have 5+ years relevant ex...
The candidate will collect and review inbound agreements to determine whether there are any third-party reporting obligations. Prepare contract abstracts for approval by the company attorneys. Recommend reporting methodology. Prepare an abstract translating legal terms into system options or contracts added to the MGM automated participation accounting system. Set up contracts in the company's automated reporting system. Set up companies and contacts...
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Assistant General Counsel Studio City
Candidate will be responsible for drafting and negotiating agreements in all areas of television development and production. Including services agreements for producers, writers, directors, and actors; rights acquisition agreements; production services agreements; co-venture agreements; and other production-related agreements. Will act as the show attorney for certain television pilots and series, and in that capacity will handle day-t...
Senior Counsel, Business & Legal Affairs
Responsibilities: Responsible for all legal matters during development, production, and delivery of third-party produced Peacock originals, including but not limited to evaluating rights/chain of title, managing risk across a broad range of production-related topics, and performing all other show lawyer duties (including reviewing COVID production plans for conformance with state and local requirements). Drafts, negotiates, reviews,...
Manager, Business Affairs
The candidate will assist in the negotiation of development, licensing and production deals in connection with the development and series production of scripted programs, unscripted programs, late night, specials, and live events. Work with the Business Affairs team in handling the day-to-day business affairs issues for entertainment programming projects in development and in current production. Draft short-form deal memos and review long form agr...
Responsibilities: Responsible for reviewing, analyzing, drafting and negotiating above-the-line and below-the-line talent, acquisition and development agreements and all other below-the-line legal documents over the course of production, including physical production-related agreements, such as location, lease and vendor agreements. Interpret contracts in an accurate and efficient manner and provide timely and thoughtful legal advice on potential risks an...
Business Affairs Director
The candidate will negotiate development, licensing and production deals in connection with the development and series production of scripted programs, unscripted programs, late night, specials, and live events. Handle the day-to-day business affairs issues for entertainment programming projects in development and in current production. Draft short-form deal memos and review longform agreements for accuracy of terms negotiated. Interface and coord...
Associate Principal Counsel – ABC Entertainment
The candidate will be responsible for: Handling agreements and identifying and resolving legal issues in connection with development, production, licensing and promotion of television programs for The ABC Television Network. Drafting, negotiating and advising on a wide variety of agreements and deals, including acquisition, development, production and licensing of scripted and reality programming, late night, theatricals, m... read more
Ad Tech And Digital Media Attorney
The candidate will provide timely, actionable advice to business units across Sony Pictures on all aspects of their data-driven activities, including digital advertising technology, data analytics, and data solutions in compliance with global data protection laws. Draft and negotiate agreements for data driven initiatives, including agreements with research, analytics, measurement, ad tech, and data solution providers. Negotiate media buy... read more
Los Angeles office of our client seeks a senior associate attorney with 5+ years of experience as a production attorney in scripted episodic series and/or scripted feature motion pictures. The candidate will serve as outside production counsel to a major SVOD platform. Will be expected to draft and negotiate ATL and BTL production agreements (actors, directors, writers, executive producers, line producers, department heads). Duties will also include drafting, reviewing and ... read more