Offers “Netflix”

Expires soon Netflix

IP Counsel (EMEA)

  • Internship
  • Sales

Job description

·  Experience working as an IP lawyer in a content or entertainment-related field (including sports, advertising, tech, gaming, production, music, theatre, broadcaster or law firm specializing in those industries).
·  Though not required, production clearance experience in film and/or television is a plus. This includes managing production personnel, script researchers and outside vendors, and negotiating and drafting license agreements for a wide variety of production materials.
·  Knowledge of the IP legal space in EMEA, including awareness of, or relationships with world class law firms and vendors.
·  Deep understanding of IP law in a European, Middle Eastern, or African country/countries, including copyright, moral rights, trade marks, fair dealing, rights of publicity/privacy, defamation, and freedom of speech.  Experience in German IP law is a definite plus.
·  Experience with complex copyright transactions and/or chain of title review and analysis.
·  Experience managing heavy workflow independently.
·  Demonstrated curiosity about how different backgrounds and cultures affect us at work, and a commitment to acknowledge and work past implicit biases that we all have.
·  Outstanding communication skills and a bias toward creative thinking.
·  Ability to work proactively, independently and reliably on multiple projects under tight timeframes in a fast-paced environment interacting with productions, cross-functional departments, and vendors. 
·  Highly collaborative and responds positively to change and new ideas.
·  Curious and eager to tackle legal IP matters outside your current area of expertise.
·  Fluency in a non-English language is a strong plus, but isn't required.
·  Sense of humor!