Robert Half Legal Paralegal in Los Angeles, California

Business and Legal Affairs group seeks paralegal with rights and clearance experience in digital media and entertainment. The Position includes review and clearing of on- and offline content, production assets, and content licensing. This person will report to DEFY's Business and Legal Affairs team and have exposure to a wide array of production, business affairs, and corporate related matters. Must have at least 3 years of recent experience in the entertainment / legal field. Essential responsibilities include:

  • Review of scripts and content with experienced ability to identify potential risks for copyright and IP infringement and flag new/ evolving IP and other potential legal concerns, such as defamation, invasion of privacy, violation of publicity rights.

  • Perform general "fair use" content analysis for Business and Legal Affairs review.

  • Receive, analyze, and respond to varied requests for review of content, production assets, and other associated materials in a timely and precise manner.

  • Review and draft production agreements (including above the line talent, vendors, location, and equipment agreements) and content licensing agreements, including revising and redlining documents to show internal revisions and comments from third parties.

  • Assist in managing trademark and copyright portfolios.

  • Update, track, and maintain legal agreement templates.

  • Update and maintain real property and litigation tracking charts.

  • Maintain and organize shared drive. For IMMEDIATE consideration, please email resume to Paralegal, Paralegal, Paralegal, Paralegal

Located in major North American and global markets, Robert Half Legal is the premier provider of legal staffing and consulting solutions on a full-time, project, and temporary basis, serving both law firms and corporate legal departments. We also provide project and eDiscovery teams and workspace for a wide range of initiatives, including litigation support, mergers and acquisitions and document review matters. Our dedicated teams' industry experience allows us to quickly match skilled legal professionals with the best available jobs. We offer challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and skills-enhancement training.

Call your local Robert Half Legal office at 888.798.2974 to discover more about this position. Apply for this job now or contact our branch office for additional information.

All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.

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Req ID: 00320-0010035884

Functional Role: Paralegal

Country: USA

State: CA

City: Los Angeles

Postal Code: 90036

Compensation: $28.50 to $33.00 per hour

Requirements: Intellectual Property - Copyright, Intellectual Property - Licensing, Intellectual Property - Litigation, Intellectual Property - Patent, Intellectual Property - Trademark, Intellectual Property Law, Contracts, Trademark Research for TM Availability, Trademark Renewals, Trademark - Affidavits of Use, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Access