permanent ( open to all ) Attorney-Advisor (Assistant General Counsel) - (Vacancy #: VAR000427)

  • Opening Date: May 1, 2018
  • Closing Date: May 29, 2018
  • OPM Control Number: 498303500
  • Vacancy Number: VAR000427
  • LC Organization Unit: Copyright
  • Grade: GS-15
  • Series: 0905
  • Minimum Salary: $134,789.00
  • Maximum Salary: $164,200.00
  • Availability: Open to All

Serves as an expert on all legal and factual matters related to the administration of title 17 of the U.S. Code, including matters related to registration and recordation of claims but also emerging technological issues such as those involved in 17 U.S.C 1201 or new subjects other than compulsory licenses which have been added to title 17. This includes matters where complex and difficult legal questions or factual issues are involved such as drafting proposed legislation to modify title 17. Provides authoritative advice and assistance on all policy and legal issues in these areas. These issues include dealing with confidential and sensitive questions that cut across organizational lines and affect the administration and resources of the Library. Provides advice on novel questions and responds to substantive or procedural questions concerning violations of law or other areas of legal expertise. Advises the Library and outside agencies on interpretations of specialized areas of law and assists in planning policies affecting the Library's position. Evaluates the merits of complex laws, legislative proposals, regulations and policies governing the administration of title 17.

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