Counsel - Production Content Review at ViacomCBS

ViacomCBS

Full-Time

Mid Level

1515 Broadway, New York, NY 10036, USA

Not defined

25 Nov → 25 Dec

Job Description

Counsel clients across numerous ViacomCBS brands (including Comedy Central, Nickelodeon, MTV, BET, Paramount Network and more) regarding legal issues relating to multi-platform programming, including intellectual property, defamation, First Amendment, privacy and right of publicity, and handle related claims.

ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.

Job Responsibilities

  • Advise production and legal clients on a wide range of issues in the broadcast and digital realms, including copyright, trademarks, defamation, privacy and right of publicity
  • Review scripts, programming and other related materials to identify legal issues
  • Investigate and respond to related claims

Requirements / Qualifications

  • J.D. Degree, admitted in New York

  • Min of 5 years of experience advising clients on a wide range of issues relating to the broadcast and digital realms including intellectual property, right of privacy, right of publicity, defamation, and libel

  • Must have experience within legal review (examples are on air and online programming, scripts and advertising)

  • Ability to clearly and succinctly articulate legal advice both verbally and in writing

  • Ability to manage a wide variety of issues and legal matters efficiently

How To Apply

Apply through LegalJobs.

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