Dow Jones Summer 2019 Media Law & First Amendment Internship in NEW YORK, New York

Job Description:

Dow Jones & Company, Inc. is soliciting applications for its Media Law & First Amendment Internship. The intern will join Dow Jones’s legal department in its New York City offices for ten weeks in the summer of 2019. Working primarily with Dow Jones’s litigation and press attorneys, the intern will focus on matters affecting publication, access to information, newsgathering, and domestic and international free-speech laws.

Responsibilities will include research, drafting memoranda, and helping to resolve the day-to-day issues that arise in publishing The Wall Street Journal , Dow Jones Newswires, Barron’s , and other publications. The intern may also be exposed to matters involving business transactions, labor and employment law, patents, and trademarks. The intern will receive a $8,000 stipend.

Candidates should be first or second-year law students and have a demonstrated interest in and commitment to media law. Interested students should submit a cover letter, resume, and law school transcript with their application.

This is a paid internship

Application Deadline: January 4th, 2019

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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

Job Category: Contingent Workers

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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