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Senior Attorney/Attorney, Legal

Candidate-se agora mesmo! Candidatar-se depois Job ID 10086381 Local Minato-ku, Japão Empresa The Walt Disney Company (Corporate) Data da publicação 09/04/2024

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Job Summary:

The Walt Disney Company (Japan) Ltd. is seeking an experienced attorney to join Disney’s Legal team. In collaboration with legal colleagues from other Asia-Pacific markets and with guidance from senior members of the group, the successful candidate will be primarily responsible for legal matters arising in connection with Disney’s Direct-to-Consumer (Disney+), Content Sales and Channels businesses, including drafting and negotiating agreements, providing legal counsel to executives and other key stakeholders, and providing commercially driven legal advice on potential risks and issues. The candidate may also provide support as needed to other Disney business segments.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide legal support as necessary for the expansion and growth of Disney’s businesses in Japan, particularly in the areas of Direct -to-Consumer (Disney+), Content Sales and Channels businesses.
  • Prepare, negotiate, review and interpret a wide variety of agreements and other documents related to promotions, marketing, content licensing and content acquisition.
  • Advise Disney Japan business executives and other staff members on legal and regulatory issues affecting the Japan market (e.g., intellectual property laws, premium laws, consumer protection laws, etc.).
  • Instruct, oversee and manage outside counsel.
  • Negotiation with counterparties to agreements relating to Disney businesses in Japan.
  • Coordinate with other members of Disney’s Legal Department to provide legal support and advice for Asia -Pacific and/or global projects.
  • Legal research, memoranda preparation and correspondence.

REQUISITE QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE

Education:

  •   J.D., LL.B., LL.M., or equivalent

Required qualifications:

  • Admitted to practice law preferably in Japan, although US and other English-speaking jurisdictions considered.
  • Solid experience and understanding in issues concerning Japanese corporate/commercial law, Japanese civil code, Japanese consumer protection laws and Japanese intellectual property law, particularly copyright, trademark and unfair competition.
  • Keen analytical insight and strong legal capability.
  • Understanding of the legal and business customs and practices of a US-based multinational enterprise.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Familiarity and experience with business practices of the Japanese entertainment and digital media industries; capacity to stay current on emerging business and legal trends in the Direct-to-Consumer (OTT services), television and new media/technology industries.
  • Ability to evaluate and reconcile issues from the business unit and enterprise level perspective and to work in an environment with a high degree of confidentiality.
  • Exceptional organizational, prioritization and time management skills with the ability to work under deadlines and execute efficiently against multiple high priority projects in a fast-paced production environment.

Previous Work Experience:

 A minimum of 3 years of legal experience in a law firm and/or corporate legal department, focused on commercial transaction, IP and licensing practice.

Other requirements:

  • Fluent Japanese and English language ability with dual language proficiency in negotiating, drafting and reading.
  • Excellent writing and communication skills.



Sobre The Walt Disney Company (Corporate):

Na área empresarial da Disney, você pode ver como os negócios por trás das marcas mais poderosas da empresa se reúnem para criar a mais inovadora, conhecida e admirada empresa de entretenimento do mundo. Como integrante de uma equipe empresarial, você trabalhará com líderes de padrão internacional para promover estratégias que mantêm a The Walt Disney Company na vanguarda do entretenimento. Veja e seja visto por outros pensadores inovadores enquanto possibilita que os melhores contadores de histórias do mundo criem momentos inesquecíveis para milhões de famílias de todo o planeta.

Sobre The Walt Disney Company:

A The Walt Disney Company, juntamente com suas subsidiárias e afiliadas, é uma líder diversificada em entretenimento familiar e mídia internacional que inclui três segmentos principais de negócios: Disney Entertainment, ESPN e Disney Experiences. Desde seus primeiros passos como um estúdio de desenho animado na década de 1920 até se tornar o atual nome de destaque na indústria do entretenimento, a Disney orgulhosamente dá continuidade a seu legado de criação de histórias e experiências de padrão internacional para toda a família. As histórias, personagens e experiências da Disney tocam consumidores e visitantes de todas as partes do mundo. Com operações em mais de 40 países, nossos funcionários e colaboradores trabalham juntos para criar experiências de entretenimento adoradas por todos.

Esta vaga é oferecida junto à TWDC (Japan) Ltd., que é parte de um segmento de negócios que chamamos de The Walt Disney Company (Corporate).

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