Director of Legal and Business Affairs

New York, NY

Responsibilities

 

  • Competently and professionally support the business clients of Interactive One and its affiliate entities with an emphasis on contract drafting and negotiation and providing general legal counsel in a rapidly changing media and technology environment.
  • Act as the key legal resource responsible for negotiating and drafting license agreements and complex term sheets and deals for short form original content, including scripted co- production and development agreements.
  • Support the sales team by negotiating and drafting sales, marketing, promotion agreements for digital and branded entertainment sales initiatives.
  • Draft and negotiate production, talent and ancillary agreements.
  • Create template agreements designed to streamline the legal review/drafting process for all types of standard transactions.
  • Provide legal review of content and advise internal clients to ensure compliance with internal policies and reduce the risk of intellectual property related violations
  • Assist with formal and informal trainings for business clients on all legal matters impacting the business activities of the companies.
  • Create, policies, processes and procedures based on the latest legal trends and developments designed to avoid risk and promote business initiatives
  • Mentor junior colleagues, providing ongoing substantive legal support and guidance

 

Requirements

 

  • Juris Doctorate degree from an accredited law school with 3-5 years related experience in a digital media industry.
  • An understanding of CCPA and GDPR preferred
  • High degree of knowledge and experience negotiating programmatic, ad tech and service provider agreements. preferred

 

 

 

Note: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion.

Date Posted 11/19/2019
Salary $115,000 - $125,000 + bonus






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