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Mindspark is a leading digital consumer products company that builds, markets and delivers fun and useful “digital snacks” -- popular interactive products that cater to a range of interests and varied audiences, available whenever and wherever our consumers want to indulge. Mindspark’s groundbreaking content applications are viewed by millions of users daily, and include games, virtual worlds, and a broad range of online experiences for a diverse audience
Whether you are sending a birthday to your mom via our #1 E-Card site MyFunCards , using our Smiley Central Iphone app to animate your text messages, following your favorite TV show on our Television Fanatic toolbar or playing a quick game of Pac Man on casual gaming site Retrogamer, the brands under the Mindspark banner are a virtual vending machine for the digital snack enthusiast. Whatever new digital snacks our users are craving, you’ll join an incredible team that innovates and consistently delivers interactive bytes of goodness to round out our consumers’ daily digital diets.
As an IAC (Nasdaq: IACI) company, Mindspark is part of a family including many of the most successful media and internet brands in the world, including Match.com, Vimeo, CollegeHumor, Citysearch and Electus. Recently ranked fourth in Fortune magazine’s world's most admired companies list in the Internet Services & Retailing sector, we provide incredible career opportunities for our team in a supportive, collaborative and fun work environment.
ABOUT THE ROLE:
Providing legal and compliance advice with respect to downloadable applications (PC and mobile), web search services, online marketing and web-based properties.
Negotiating and drafting complex transactional agreements for software, technology and content development and distribution; business development; inbound and outbound licenses; online marketing transactions.
Being integrally involved in the business’s product development and ensuring compliance with Legal policies and procedures.
Drafting web and software documentation, including EULAs, Terms of Service and Privacy Policies.
Advising and supporting Legal and Business Development teams on various matters, including legal guidelines for new web properties, downloadable applications and content production.
Monitoring and advising on applicable regulations and legislation.
Taking preemptive measures to avoid legal risks, conflicts and issues.
The successful candidate should have the following:
At least six years’ legal work experience after law school graduation.
Blend of law firm and in-house experience; preferably transactional IP/IT focused and at least 2 years in-house.
Excellent drafting skills: demonstrated experience with commercial transactions, specifically the drafting and negotiation of complex technology-related agreements.
Background in Internet, online gaming, online advertising, copyright, trademark and privacy law.
Experience overseeing and closing multiple projects and transactions.
JD from an accredited law school with strong academic performance.
New York bar membership.
Adaptability and ability to work on a wide range of matters that arise on a day-to-day basis.
Excellent problem solving skills.
Ability to identify and manage risk.
Excellent communication and inter-personal skills and command of the English language for internal and external communications.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team with rapidly changing deadlines and priorities.
Commitment to ethics and integrity.
Attention to detail.
Sense of humor.
This description indicates the general nature and level of work for this position. The actual duties, responsibilities and qualifications may vary to some degree. Salary commensurate with experience. An equal opportunity employer.
At Mindspark, we conceptualize, develop and strategically market unique digital applications for online audiences across a diverse range of...