Disney ABC Television Group ABC Studios Business Affairs Internship (JD), DATG - Fall 2017 in Burbank, California

At Disney, we‘re storytellers. We make the impossible, possible. We do this through utilizing and developing cutting-edge technology and pushing the envelope to bring stories to life through our movies, products, interactive games, parks and resorts, and media networks. Now is your chance to join our talented team that delivers unparalleled creative content to audiences around the world.

At Disney/ABC Television Group, you’ll help us tell stories that touch millions of people around the globe and new ways for us to connect with the world. Now is your opportunity to unleash your skills….

The ABC Studios Department negotiates and drafts agreements for above-the-line talent (producers, writers, directors and casting directors) for network and cable television programs and provides support for the series and ancillary activities.

Responsibilities : A day in the life…

•Participating in many different projects such as organizing and maintaining a chart of alternative agreement gives/language

•Updating the domestic distribution chart and establishing a database of digital rights agreements with dynamic updating

•Creating and updating digital rights provisions and language database and comparing and contrasting ABC network digital rights agreements against CHG and DADT digital rights agreements

Basic Qualifications :

What you bring to the role…

•A focus in entertainment law and/or completed several entertainment related classes (e.g., contracts, intellectual


•Media/entertainment/studio/network experience

•A strong proficiency with Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint

•Proven strong organizational skills

As well as...

•All candidates must possess unrestricted work authorization

•All candidates must be at least 18 years old

•All candidates must be available from September to December

•All candidates must be willing to work 30 hours per week

•All candidates must provide their own housing and transportation for the duration of the internship

•All candidates must be able to have a consistent, reliable work schedule throughout the session

Preferred Qualifications :

•Strong interest in Television and the Entertainment Industry

•Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher

Required Education :

•All students must be pursuing a Juris Doctorate (JD) degree and currently enrolled at an accredited law school

•All students must be in their 2L or 3L year at the time of the internship

Company Overview :

The Walt Disney Company is the global leader in high-quality entertainment and innovative technology. Begin a career that delivers unparalleled creative content and experiences to audiences around the world.

Additional Information :

This position is with: American Broadcast Companies, Inc

Compensation: Intern positions are paid employment opportunities

Equal Opportunity Employer - Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability

Job ID: 462909BR

Location: Burbank,California

Job Posting Company: Disney ABC Television Group