(800) 774-8036

Burbank, CA
Date Added: June 07, 2021
We have a REMOTE Paralegal role for our client in Burbank, CA. Need a candidate with entertainment experience and experience handling legal review of rights contracts.

Duration: 8 month(s) with the potential to be extended.

  • Comprehensive understanding of underlying distribution & music rights; analytical skills to perform analysis of exclusive & non-exclusive grant of rights, restrictions/holdbacks including written summaries and abstracts.
  • MS Office – Excel, (intermediate) Adobe Acrobat, database systems
  • Essentially looking for a paralegal, with experience doing legal review of rights contracts. Must be able to summarize and analyze from the paper to the system (in house databases).
  • Entertainment experience is critical – need to know what VOD is and what SVOD is.
  • NOTE: This assignment will be remote in the SoCal/Studio area.
• Analyze product agreements and summaries to rapidly resolve distribution and music rights queries and exploitation for all product including but not limited to: Features, TV Series, DTV, MFT, TV Specials, Shorts, and bonus material.
• Accountable for the consistency and integrity of product data in database systems.
• Proactively update and maintain product information summaries and schedules.
• Manage a comprehensive list of restricted features/series and provide updates as corporate/departmental strategies change.
Heavy manipulation of metadata in excel to migrate material deal points into a database.
• Other duties as assigned.

Basic Qualifications:
Minimum 2-4 years' work experience. Highly organized and motivated individual with excellent communication skills needed to support Product Rights In team.
• Comprehensive understanding of underlying distribution rights and music rights in the TV and film industry, coupled with strong analytical skills to be able to perform analysis of exclusive vs. non-exclusive grant of rights, exclusivities, restrictions/holdbacks.
• Excellent oral and written communication skills for interaction with legal team and sales staff.
• Self-starter with ability to prioritize. Excellent time management skills.
•Ability to multi-task doing analytical, detail-oriented, high volume work, in support of multiple teams
• Excellent computer skills required – MS Office especially advanced Excel, Adobe Acrobat, Outlook, database systems.

Required Education:

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Software Resources is a national staffing and recruitment firm delivering the best candidates to our clients and the best jobs to our candidates since 1992.
We are a certified woman owned business in business to place contract, contract-to-hire, and direct-hire talent in Technology (IT, creative, marketing), finance, accounting, and executive-level positions. We serve many vertical markets including Entertainment/Media, Cruise Industry/Leisure travel, Hospitality, Government, Personal Care, Professional Services, Energy/Utilities, Security, and Financial Services.
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