Associate Counsel – Novus Entertainment Inc.

Novus requires a lawyer with at least 3 years’ experience as a solicitor or as a general lawyer who has done both corporate and litigation work. Experience in the communications industry would be valuable.
The position will require the associate counsel to:
• Negotiate and/or draft a variety of contracts including, but not limited to
o Multi-dwelling and commercial building access agreements with condo/strata corporations, landlords and property managers
o Fibre lease, fibre exchange or fibre purchase/sale agreements with other communications service companies
o Facilities installation agreements with developers
o Commercial Internet service agreements
o Hub site contracts
o Service contracts
o Supply contracts
o TV programming contracts
• Have or develop familiarity with the CRTC regulations and website to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements for provision of television, telephone and internet services
• Provide advocacy services with government departments and officials that oversee the Company and/or influence legislation affecting the Company
• Have or develop familiarity with the Strata Property Act
• Assist Human Resources with all employee matters including engagement, reassignment or termination of employment of personnel
• Provide solicitor corporate services for incorporating and restructuring companies and completing all annual documents and filings for maintenance for all companies maintained by the office
• Work with the management team to ensure that the Company’s procedures and policies are compliant with all regulatory requirements
• Continue with the development of the contracts data base to provide a better overview of the company’s contracts and all deadlines and notice periods in the contracts
• Provide support to the sales and marketing departments on various legal matters
• Liaise with outside counsel as required for any special matters

Please e-mail your resume to:

We would like to thank all applicants in advance for your interest in this position. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.
Thank you!

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