Job description

Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Universal City

Description

Legal Fall 2019 Internships – Universal City, CA
47570BR
Internships
Staff
Responsibilities
Legal Internships exist within the following business areas:
Filmed Entertainment
NBC Entertainment
Corporate
Internships may include (but are not limited to):
Legal Affairs
Global Legal
Business & Legal Affairs
Cable Legal Affairs
Legal, Creative Content Protection
 
Daily responsibilities and projects may include (but are not limited to):  

Legal Affairs:
Review and analyze entertainment contracts, research rights/obligations and other contractual issues, draft general documents, prepare memoranda and correspondence, and various special projects as needed
Global Legal:
Research and review talent and above the line crew agreements to determine likeness and credit or guild agreements
Business & Legal Affairs:
Read deal memos, agreements and other correspondence, abstract fee information, and input the data into Salesforce.
Exposure to product licensing, contract drafting, talent and property rights research, as well as various other areas of law that affect Universal Brand Development
Manage special projects, such as research assignments and/or reviewing legal contracts/other documents for specific provisions and terms.  Help with data input into specialized databases and excel documents.  Learn the function of a BA negotiator for studio/network by attending department meetings and listening in on negotiations.  Learn elements of ATL talent deals
Cable Legal Affairs:
Assist with many aspects of unscripted production and contracts work. Large focus will be generating first drafts of agreements, including producer and talent agreements. Assist with special projects, including conducting legal research and writing memoranda based on the research, helping to improve and streamline the group’s form agreements, and other long-term projects to help make the processes and procedures of the legal affairs team more efficient
Legal, Creative Content Protection
Software development and research 

Qualifications/Requirements
• In pursuit of a Juris Doctor degree at an Accredited Institution and be able to provide documentation to confirm your degree progress.
• Current class standing of sophomore or above (30 credits)
• Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above
• Must be 18 years of age or older
• Must be authorized to work in the United States without visa sponsorship by NBCUniversal
• Needs to be able to work on-site in Los Angeles, CA
• Internships at NBCUniversal are paid and do not require course credit
• Deadline: Interested applicants are encouraged to apply by June 28, 2019
• Fall Program Dates: September - December 2019
Desired Characteristics
• Desired Backgrounds: Must be enrolled in a Juris Doctor program at an accredited law school and have completed at least one year
• Classes or experience in copyright and contracts law preferred. Trademark law also a plus.
• Use of various applications/systems: Smartsheet, Onit, IRIS, ELF, DMS
• Desired Characteristics: Excellent written and verbal communication skills, knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel and Outlook), strong organizational skills, ability to handle multiple tasks in fast paced environment, attention to detail and a sense of confidence and discretion; knowledge of entertainment and copyright law helpful; must be able to work both in a team environment and independently.
Sub-BusinessCampus Programs Interns
Career Level
Co-op/Intern
CityUniversal City
State/Province
California
CountryUnited States
About Us
The NBCUniversal Internship Program is an experience like no other. We offer diversity of opportunities, with unique internships across our iconic portfolio of brands. Through unparalleled access to the best in the business, hands-on training & one-of-a-kind networking events, our interns have the chance to influence change. Our interns are ambitious, innovative and savvy; they shape the way we do things. Here you can contribute as content creators, problem solvers & innovators. Here you can learn the power and possibilities of media and technology. Here you can go far.
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