Dow Jones Counsel in NEW YORK, New York

Job Description:

Dow Jones & Company is seeking a litigation attorney who will primarily work on copyright and content-protection matters, including efforts to safeguard the journalism produced by The Wall Street Journal and Dow Jones’s other publications from infringement.

The attorney will be responsible for policing and protecting Dow Jones’s copyrights globally, including working with outside counsel on enforcement litigation. The attorney will also conduct prepublication review of editorial and advertising content for copyright and publicity concerns, counsel Dow Jones’s newsrooms on freelance and other contracts, advise journalists and others on fair use, respond to demand letters and infringement claims, and work on general commercial matters affecting Dow Jones.

The successful candidate will be a team player who is able to provide practical legal advice and support in a fast-paced environment. Dow Jones is seeking a candidate with approximately three years of relevant experience, strong interpersonal skills, a superior work ethic, the ability to balance multiple requests requiring real-time response, and a dedication to ethics and professional responsibility.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Vets .

Dow Jones is committed to providing reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities, in our job application and/or interview process. If you need assistance or accommodation in completing your application, due to a disability, please reach out to us at TalentResourceTeam@dowjones.com . Please put “Reasonable Accommodation" in the subject line.

Business Area: LEGAL

About Us

Dow Jones is a global provider of news and business information, delivering content to consumers and organizations around the world across multiple formats, including print, digital, mobile and live events. Dow Jones has produced unrivaled quality content for more than 125 years and today has one of the world’s largest news gathering operations globally. It produces leading publications and products including the flagship Wall Street Journal, America’s largest newspaper by paid circulation; Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch, Financial News, DJX, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, and Dow Jones VentureSource.Dow Jones is a division of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).

If you require assistance in completing the online application, please contact the Talent Management team for Application Help at TalentResourceTeam@dowjones.com

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