Gordon Finlayson

Gordon Finlayson

General Counsel at HBO Europe

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Industry
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Gordon Finlayson's Overview

Current
  • General Counsel at HBO Europe
Education
  • College of Law
Connections

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Gordon Finlayson's Experience

General Counsel

HBO Europe

Public Company; 1001-5000 employees; Entertainment industry

September 2011Present (3 years 1 month)

General Counsel of HBO Europe, a wholly owned subsidiary of Home Box Office Inc. (HBO). HBO Europe currently provides premium linear television channels, SVOD and HBO GO broadband services in fifteen countries across the continent.

Responsibilities at HBO Europe include oversight of all legal and business affairs matters, including programming, original production, regulatory, data protection, corporate, commercial, business compliance and ethics.

Gordon Finlayson's Volunteer Experience & Causes

  • Volunteer Interests

    • Causes I care about:

      • Arts and Culture
      • Civil Rights and Social Action
      • Economic Empowerment
      • Environment
      • Science and Technology

Gordon Finlayson's Honors and Awards

  • Middle East Deal of the Year

    M&A Atlas
    • 2009

    For the merger of the Orbit & Showtime Pay Television Networks

  • Deal of the Year

    The Brief Magazine Legal Awards
    • 2009

    For the merger of the Orbit & Showtime Pay Television Networks

Gordon Finlayson's Organizations

  • The International Academy of Television Arts and Sciences

    Member
    • 2012 to Present
  • The Lawyer European Awards 2012 & 2014

    Judge
    • 2012 to Present

Gordon Finlayson's Publications

  • Interview with Gordon Finlayson

    • The GC Grapevine
    • October 2, 2012

    Interview with Gordon Finlayson - General Counsel - HBO Europe

  • The Lawyer GC Summit 2013, Managing Legal Counsel in Emerging Economies

    • April 25, 2013
    Authors: Gordon Finlayson

    A presentation to senior legal profesionals at The Lawyer's annual GC summit concerning best practice in the management of legal services in emerging markets.

Gordon Finlayson's Courses

  • University College London, U. of London

    • Civil Procedure with Lord Woolfe & Adrian Zuckerman
    • Dissertation on international broadcasting law supervised by Sir Hugh Laddie
    • Dissertation on Al Jazeera News supervised by Professor Eric Bardendt

Gordon Finlayson's Skills & Expertise

  1. Litigation
  2. Intellectual Property
  3. Legal Writing
  4. Licensing
  5. Mergers
  6. Corporate Law
  7. Commercial Litigation
  8. Compliance
  9. Regulations
  10. Negotiation
  11. Management
  12. Television
  13. Mergers & Acquisitions
  14. Corporate Finance
  15. Employment Law
  16. Digital Distribution
  17. Broadcast
  18. New Media
  19. Digital Media
  20. Legal Compliance
  21. Alternative Dispute Resolution
  22. Contract Law
  23. Corporate Governance
  24. Privacy Law

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Gordon Finlayson's Education

University of Canberra

19911994

College of Law

January 2000August 2000

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