Copyright Counsel

Cupertino, CA 95014
  • Job Code
    200265098
Summary

Summary

Posted: Jul 24, 2021

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number:200265098

Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming great products, services, and custom...Summary

Summary

Posted: Jul 24, 2021

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number:200265098

Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming great products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish.

Do you love taking on big challenges without precedent? Do you possess a deep knowledge of the legal field and a passion for innovation? As a part of our Legal group, you'll help uphold Apple's high ethical and corporate standards, as well as defend our intellectual property. Working for a company that invents entire categories and industries means you'll be challenged to creatively apply your deep legal expertise to rare and often unexplored aspects of the law. Together with your team, you'll provide the critical support needed worldwide for all Apple products and businesses.

Apple is a fast paced environment. You must be able to draw on your subject-matter expertise in copyright law and distill complex legal concepts into practical business guidance quickly. You must have powerful oral and written communication skills and the ability to interact effectively with persons from a diverse set of constituencies, both domestic and international.

Key Qualifications

  • A minimum of 6-7 years of focused experience on copyright law, at least 3 years of which are law firm experience in copyright counseling and/or litigation.
  • In-house or government experience (e.g., Copyright Office or congressional committee staff focused on copyright issues) a plus.
  • Experience in technology and consumer electronics industries a plus.
  • Litigation experience a plus.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Experienced negotiator and problem solver.
  • Must be detail oriented, able to prioritize and handle multiple tasks and work well under pressure in a fast moving environment.
  • Ability to exercise sound commercial as well as legal judgment.

Description

Apple is looking for an experienced copyright attorney to join the Trademark & Copyright Team. This unique and exciting role resides in the Intellectual Property and Licensing Group and reports to the Senior Director of Trademarks & Copyrights. In this role, you will have the opportunity to work on a wide array of copyright issues associated with Apple's businesses. The successful candidate will be well versed in all aspects of copyright law, with significant expertise in legislative and regulatory issues, copyright registration strategies and policy, DMCA programs and enforcement, copyright dispute resolution, social media, and copyright clearances and licensing.

Education & Experience

JD degree and admission to at least one US state bar

Additional Requirements

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Cupertino, CA 95014

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