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Find out what studios are thinking when they hand you a contract! This circle will give mentees a behind-the-scenes look at the legal side of the animation industry. Your mentor and her guest speakers will explain concepts like copyright and trademark, artist and writer deals, production service agreements, clearance and standards, and more. This circle is great for anyone who is interested in pitching and selling their own projects, working for major studios, or building their own teams of creatives.
Times Per Month: Twice Per Month
Dates: Every other Tuesday starting 4/20
Meeting Times: 7:00pm – 9:00pm (PST)
Highly accomplished business affairs professional and legal counsel in the entertainment industry, serving as a trusted advisor to senior studio management, who applies effective communication, negotiation, contract drafting skills, strategic focus, and a results-oriented approach to manage complex deals and counsel on critical legal issues. Proficient in negotiating and drafting complex agreements in high-volume, fast-paced work environments with multiple competing initiatives and deadlines.
Title/Expertise: Business Affairs & Legal Counsel
Company: Disney Television Animation
Location: Burbank, CA
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