Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA) has been exclusively retained by Global Payments, Inc. (Company) to conduct a search for a Privacy and Commercial Contracts Attorney.
Overview: ACTIVE Network, a subsidiary of Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN), seeks an experienced privacy attorney to join its legal team in Dallas, TX. This attorney primarily will be responsible for overseeing ACTIVE’s day to day compliance with global data privacy laws and related regulations, as well as supporting ACTIVE’s endurance division, through the negotiation of customer contracts. Depending on the candidate, the position may also include assistance with Global Payments’ worldwide privacy initiatives. The position is part of a collegial Global Payments legal team of 15+ attorneys worldwide, with two other ACTIVE attorneys in Dallas, and reports to the Division General Counsel, Privacy & Information Governance of Global Payments and provides regular interaction with the executives of ACTIVE in Dallas.
Company: ACTIVE Network is the premier global marketplace for activities and events, connecting participants and activity organizers, while offering intelligence solutions through their industry-leading data and insights platform that also facilitates payments. ACTIVE’s enterprise-level ACTIVEWorks® platform offers organizers advanced SaaS technology that streamlines the administration of activities and events. The ACTIVE Network Activity Cloud platform combines intelligence solutions and data tools to provide actionable insights that help organizers better manage their events and increase both revenue and participation, and offers payment solutions. ACTIVE Network is headquartered in Dallas, Texas, with additional offices in North America, Europe, Asia and Australia.
Compensation:Competitive compensation and benefits package.
Experience: The successful candidate will have at least 5 years of legal experience, at least 3 of which are in privacy.
Relos:Local candidates preferred, but relocations may be considered in exceptional cases.
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Founded in 1982, Major, Lindsey & Africa is the world’s largest and most experienced legal search firm. Combining local market knowledge and a global recruiting network, MLA has earned recognition for its track record of successful General Counsel, Corporate Counsel, Partner, Associate and Law Firm Management placements. With offices throughout the U.S., Hong Kong,London and Tokyo MLA recruiters are dedicated to understanding and meeting clients’ and candidates’ needs while maintaining the highest degree of professionalism and confidentiality. MLA considers every search a diversity search, and have been committed to diversity in the law since its inception. For these reasons, MLA was voted “Best Legal Search Firm in the U.S.” in the most recent national survey of America’s top law firms. To learn more about MLA, please visit our website at www.mlaglobal.com.
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