Associate General Counsel, IP Innov/Entrep Act & Online Educ
Tulane University New Orleans, LA Full-time Legal
Posted on June 22, 2022
The Associate General Counsel for Intellectual Property, Innovation/Entrepreneurial Activities, and Online Education Initiatives, working in close collaboration with the Office of Technology Transfer and Business Development, the Innovation Institute, and the administration, will be responsible for providing legal advice regarding intellectual property, technology and data use, internet law, copyright and computer privacy issues. This attorney will focus on complex transactional matters arising out of the innovation and entrepreneurship activities and online education initiatives at the university and will be responsible for negotiating, drafting and advising on a variety of licensing agreements, non-disclosure agreements and other commercial agreements with IP provisions. The position requires a collaborative, detail-oriented and deadline driven person with excellent written, analytical and verbal communication skills, as well as relevant and deep legal knowledge and experience. The attorney will proactively identify and mitigate legal risk to protect the organization from undue legal exposure, liability and financial loss, all the while counseling and working to facilitate the achievement of strategic and operational objectives.