Provides legal advice and counsel to Boston Scientific in a variety of areas, including : regulatory compliance, employment, product liability, contracts, securities, acquisitions and other areas as needed.
Manages litigation and evaluates advisability and strategy of defending or prosecuting claims. Directs outside counsel's preparation of legal documents and handling of litigation.
Represents the company in all non-patent related
With the support of regional counsel, acts as a trusted liaison to company business units helping them improve processes and collaborates in the development of presentations and training materials related to company policies and operating guidelines.
Conducts research on projects as directed by supervisors. Provides legal advice and counsel to leadership addressing day-to-day requests and forecasted activities and projects
Supports audits, internal reviews and local investigations, and develops corrective actions associated with assigned areas of responsibility;
With the support of regional counsel, acts as subject matter expert in ABL, AML and Data Privacy (including GDPR standards) regulations and assists in transfer of value reporting obligations;
Acts as subject matter expert on Andean health care professionals (HCP) policies, procedures and internal controls;
Advises on business transactions, directly participating in the review, drafting and negotiation of a broad range of commercial agreements;
Provides training to employees on relevant legal / compliance topics.
Reviews, advises BSC on drafts, and approves contracts in a variety of areas, including supply / manufacturer, distribution, consulting, non-disclosure, real estate, research, clinical investigator, asset purchase, business acquisitions and mergers, and other areas as needed to ensure BSC's business interests are protected.
Responsible for management of all aspects of non-patent litigation involving the company, working with and directing outside Counsel in developing comprehensive strategies around lawsuits.
Reviews and approves all legal documents in BSC's non-patent litigation, including pleadings and motions, and directs outside counsel in preparing BSC witnesses for depositions.
Negotiates settlements with claimants and represents the corporation during mediations.
Reviews and approves all marketing programs, promotional pieces, and product literature and advises BSC on legal compliance issues involving marketing and sales.
Advises human resources department on content and implementation of policies and procedures and on labor and employment matters.
Provides legal counsel and support in acquisitions by the company, including conducting due diligence, assisting with FTC filings, advising on employment and benefits issues, facilitating transfer of legal responsibilities, assisting and advising on other acquisition-related issues as they arise, and directing outside counsel in assisting the company with acquisition issues as needed.
What we are looking for :
Law degree required (any equivalent combination of education and / or experience will be considered)
At least +5 years of working experience. Previous corporate / tech / healthcare in-house experience a plus.
Technology law expertise, with emphasis on platform-based software & services, data privacy compliance, ABL and AML regulations
Effective written and oral communication abilities.
Strong skills in relationship building and collaboration.
Proficiency in English (at least B2)
Requisition ID : 482981
As a leader in medical science for more than 40 years, we are committed to solving the challenges that matter most united by a deep caring for human life.
Our mission to advance science for life is about transforming lives through innovative medical solutions that improve patient lives, create value for our customers, and support our employees and the communities in which we operate.
Now more than ever, we have a responsibility to apply those values to everything we do as a global business and as a global corporate citizen.
So, choosing a career with Boston Scientific (NYSE : BSX) isn’t just business, it’s personal. And if you’re a natural problem-solver with the imagination, determination, and spirit to make a meaningful difference to people worldwide, we encourage you to apply and look forward to connecting with you!