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January 10, 2008

Sony Spot

Sony Electronics is looking for a legal director in its San Diego corporate headquarters, "to serve as technology/transactional legal counsel for Sony’s television, wireless and information technologies engineering groups..."

The posting -

Sony Electronics Inc. is seeking a director-level attorney to serve as technology/transactional legal counsel for Sony's television, wireless and information technologies engineering groups and Sony's corporate development group, all located at our corporate headquarters in San Diego, CA. Responsibilities will include providing strategic legal advice, drafting, addressing related intellectual property issues, and assisting with negotiation of all types of technology transactions, including, without limitation, inbound and outbound technology license agreements, OEM and procurement agreements, services agreements, semiconductor and hardware/software development agreements, and joint venture agreements. Experience with open source licensing is a strong plus. Experience with associated regulatory compliance issues desirable. We are seeking an attorney capable of providing pro active counseling related to issues faced throughout the electronics products and related services business lifecycle, starting with research and development through commercialization.

Requirements include:
˚ JD degree and CA Bar
˚ 4-8 years of related experience.
˚ The successful candidate will have excellent organization skills and be able to work independently with minimal supervision while prioritizing and meeting numerous deadlines.
˚ Must have strong interpersonal and writing skills as well as the ability to provide counsel and lead negotiations while understanding the impact on the business.

Sony Electronics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to diversity in our workforce. It is our policy to attract and retain the best-qualified people available, without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability or status as a Special Disabled Veteran, Vietnam Era Veteran or other qualifying veteran.

Diverse employees/candidates are encouraged to respond. Sony Electronics Inc. is committed to developing and maintaining a workplace that reflects the diversity of the communities we serve. M/F/D/V

Go to Sony Jobs; position 7602

Posted by Patent Hawk at January 10, 2008 3:13 PM | Patents In Business


Patent Hawk:

Duly noted and cross-linked from a post in my blog for the Innovators-Network. I hope one of my readers visits your post, is a perfect match, and gets you a slice of the finder's fee!

Happy Friday!

Anthony Kuhn

Posted by: Anthony Kuhn at January 11, 2008 2:50 PM