Legal Counsel Flipboard
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Headed by Mike McCue, former CEO of Tellme, and Evan Doll, former Senior iPhone Engineer at Apple, Flipboard is inspired by the beauty and ease of print media and combined with the power of social media, helps inform, entertain and inspire people every day.
The company is based in Palo Alto, California and backed by legendary investors Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byer, Index Ventures and Insight Venture Partners.
Flipboard is growing! We are looking to add a lawyer to our legal team to play an important role in scaling our business. If challenging, creative, legal work with a world class team and product is of appeal to you, please consider applying.
Draft, negotiate and close partnership contracts with Flipboard?s content, advertising and distribution partners in close collaboration with business leads
Support intellectual property registration and protection efforts (patent, trademark and copyright), often in collaboration with outside counsel
Think creatively about new business and content structures while working with the broader team to bring partnerships from initial talks to execution
Assist in innovating and executing on Flipboard?s business model supporting the development and launch of new iterations of the platform and related revenue opportunities
Research and implement policies and practices relating to copyright, privacy, international growth, and distribution
General support in connection with company regulatory compliance, policy tracking and maintenance, team growth, and employee matters
5+ years of legal experience, ideally with a combination of experience in a law firm and at least one content/technology company
Comfort and expertise in drafting and negotiating a broad spectrum of commercial contracts in the technology/intellectual property/content/distribution areas
Strong prioritization and organizational skills and the ability to manage several simultaneous projects on tight timelines
Sharp strategic thinker with ability to adapt to a broad spectrum of internal and external scenarios and contexts
Excellent written and verbal communication skills with meticulous attention to detail
Ability to work efficiently and effectively with little supervision in a fast-?paced, dynamic environment
Enthusiastic about the prospect of joining the world-?class team behind a transformative platform
Able to travel (no more than 20%)
JD; MBA a plus
Why Join Flipboard
Build a product that millions use and love every day, transforming how people discover, browse and share media. By joining Flipboard now, our startup culture will enable you to learn and grow while shaping the product, the company, resulting in the most impactful work of your career.
Team-up with cutting-edge thought leaders from Apple, Google, Netflix, Adobe, Ellerdale, Sony, Ning, Tellme, Microsoft, Time Inc. & Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia to help grow the world's first social magazine across multiple platforms.
CEO, Mike McCue is a creative visionary experienced at building innovative products and companies (acquired by Netscape & Microsoft).
Collaborative teams work together with strong purpose and vision. ?Mock O?clock? held each week serves as a forum for team members to demo new ideas and projects.
Pick your equipment: we provide your choice of computers, screens, tablets, and peripherals.
Flipboard?s HQ is an open, beautifully converted art studio centrally located in the heart of downtown Palo Alto.
Compensation including base, equity, plus generous, comprehensive benefits
Benefits & Perks:
401(k) with company contribution
Vision, dental, life, and health insurance
Unlimited ?out of office time? for holidays, vacation, sick leave, and personal or family needs
Subsidized commuter programs
Beer Fridays: casual team & friend meet-ups at Flipboard HQ
Team celebrations: company anniversaries, birthdays, Thanksgiving, weddings/babies- you name it, we celebrate it.
Flipboard Sports- Basketball team, certified rock climbers, biking, or anything you?d like to organize.
Lots of snacks- healthy and otherwise.
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THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED