Summer Intern - Legal & Business Affairs

A+E Networks

New York, NY 01-15-2021
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  • Paid
  • Internship
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description

Legal & Business Affairs (NY) - Summer Intern (Graduate)
Overview --

We currently have an exciting internship opportunity in the Legal & Business Affairs (L&BA) department in New York, which supports the company in its global media and entertainment business. You will have an opportunity to gain a bird's-eye view and 360-degree experience in L&BA learning negotiations, drafting, risk assessment, analytical research, litigation, business development, networking, and other legal skills.

Responsibilities --

You will have an opportunity to assist in researching, analyzing, negotiating and drafting various types of agreements-spanning across programming, affiliate, licensing (clip and music to brand merchandising), information technology, privacy, and digital and international distribution deals. By interacting with various internal clients that L&BA supports, you will learn business relationship management and risk assessment from various lenses, including but not limited to, standards and practices, pre-broadcast review, rights, commercial clearance, intellectual property, litigation, and global distribution.

Qualifications –
• Excellent research and analytical writing skills, with an ability to propose creative solutions
• Passion and curiosity for entertainment and television business on a global scale
• Strong communication and organization skills, with a positive and proactive mind-set
• Ability to manage time autonomously on multiple projects
• A team player with maturity, flexibility and outstanding judgment

Company Profile
A+E Networks

At A+E Networks, we believe that storytelling uncovers the human in humanity, the hero in heroism, and the ordinary in the extraordinary.