Department: Litigation/Intellectual Property, Viacom Media Networks
Location: Hollywood, CA
Job Description: Litigator for Viacom Media Networks
Summary of Job
This position is a rare opportunity to become a member of the Viacom Law Department, one of the “Best Legal Departments” as recognized by Corporate Counsel Magazine in 2016. In this position, you will join a team of attorneys managing together with outside counsel Viacom’s litigations, responding to pre-litigation demands and claims, asserting Viacom’s rights through cease and desist demands to those infringing on Viacom’s vast portfolio of intellectual property, and providing advice to clients on litigation avoidance across the Viacom Media Networks suite of brands. Viacom is a company with a culture of collaboration, and the law department embraces that culture. This position will be the only litigation attorney situated in the Hollywood office from the IP/Lit team, which is headquartered in New York, so candidates must be willing to collaborate across coasts and work with a supervisor and colleagues in New York.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities