Disney ABC Television Group ABC Studios Business Affairs Internship (JD)- Spring 2019 in Burbank, California

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


•Digesting and comparing terms of rights agreements

•Drafting deal memos and short form 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

•Ability to multi-task and work under time pressure

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

Preferred Education :

•Strong interest in Television and the Entertainment Industry

•Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher

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 :

•All candidates must be eligible to work in the US

•All candidates must be at least 18 years old

All candidates must currently be enrolled in an accredited law school and taking at least one class – OR – be a recent graduate of an accredited law school within the last six (6) months in order to qualify for this internship

•All candidates must be available from January to May

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

•All candidates must be willing able to work in the Burbank office and 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

Job ID: 591960BR

Location: Burbank,California

Job Posting Company: Media Networks

ABC, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.