Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (“Dolby” or “Company”) has exclusively retained Major, Lindsey & Africa to conduct a search for a Vice-President of Intellectual Property Protection (“VP, IP Protection”), to be located at Dolby’s worldwide headquarters in San Francisco, CA. Interested candidates please submit your resume to the MLA recruiter who contacted you about this position, or by submitting your resume to DolbyVPIPP@MLAGlobal.com. Please do not contact the Company directly; all resumes sent to the Company will be routed to MLA for handling.
Dolby seeks a strong leader to manage its revenue-generating group of over 25 highly skilled IP protection experts. Reporting to Dolby’s EVP, General Counsel, and Secretary Andy Sherman, the VP for IP Protection will oversee global licensing engagements, auditing/compliance, and robust data management systems, ensuring the ongoing success and future growth of this high-performing IP Protection team.
Join the leader in entertainment innovation and help us design the future. At Dolby, science meets art, and high tech means more than computer code. As a member of the Dolby team, you’ll see and hear the results of your work everywhere, from movie theaters to smartphones. We continue to revolutionize how people create, deliver, and enjoy entertainment worldwide. To do that, we need the absolute best talent. We’re big enough to give you all the resources you need, and small enough so you can make a real difference and earn recognition for your work. We offer a collegial culture, challenging projects, and excellent compensation and benefits.
Highly competitive and commensurate with experience.
15+ years’ experience with complex, global IP matters, including litigation and protection/enforcement. JD plus certification to practice in at least one state. Demonstrated leadership/management abilities. Law firm plus in-house preferred. Technical (engineering or computer science) education preferred.
San Francisco, CA.
Yes. This is a national (and international) search
Please submit a resume in Microsoft Word format to DolbyVPIPP@MLAGlobal.com or the MLA recruiter who contacted you about this position.
Internal Number: O-2526566
About Major, Lindsey & Africa
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