Position Summary / Overview: The Legal Secretary's role is to provide administrative support to assigned firm personnel; assist and relieve attorneys and other personnel of administrative and clerical work by performing essential duties and responsibilities which include the following: Essential Job Requirements: • Answer telephones for attorneys, as well as others in a professional manner; tak...
Medley, Behrens & Lewis, LLC, a growing IP boutique in Independence, OH (a suburb of Cleveland, OH), is seeking a patent attorney or patent agent with a technical background in either electrical engineering or computer science. Full-time and part-time arrangements will be considered. Law students that are eligible to sit for the patent bar will also be considered. Compensation will be competitive ...
Murabito, Hao & Barnes LLP, an Intellectual Property Law Firm in the Silicon Valley seeks Patent Agents for patent preparation and prosecution in the semiconductor, electronics and software arts. Engineering Degree Required EE/CS Preferred. Will Train-No Experience Necessary...
Honigman is seeking an Intellectual Property Paralegal/Specialist in our Kalamazoo office to provide legal support on a variety of tasks focused on intellectual property matters, including gathering of preliminary technical information for intellectual property assessment, monitoring deadlines for various domestic and foreign patent activities, and handling routine activities in connection with th...
Senior Counsel will be involved in patent application drafting and prosecution, research and licensing agreements, legal opinions and strategies, trademark and copyright matters, and potentially patent litigation support. This person will be responsible for identifying patentable subject matter; drafting, filing and prosecuting patent applications; developing legal strategies relating to products...
Eisai Inc. was established in 1995 and began marketing its first product in the United States in 1997. Since then we have rapidly grown to become a fully integrated pharmaceutical business. Eisai’s areas of commercial focus include neurology, gastrointestinal disorders and oncology/critical care. The company serves as the U.S. pharmaceutical operation of Eisai Co., Ltd., a research-based human hea...
Company Confidential Dallas, TX, 75240
Outstanding career opportunity to join one of the most prestigious law firms in Dallas. They are anxious to hire an experienced IP Patent Prosecution Paralegal to support a founding partner and senior attorney in all aspects of patent prosecution. · Support daily operations of an intellectual property practice. · Solid experience working with clients and the US Patent Office (USPTO). · Hands on...
Venable LLP, one of the top 100 law firms in the U.S., is seeking an unassigned Legal Administrative Assistant to support attorneys in the Patent Prosecution & Counseling practice groups. Responsibilities include administrative support to various legal staff in the IP Division, including preparing and processing PTO filings, docket maintenance, client billing and other similar duties. Requirement...
INHOUSE I.P. COUNSEL SUCCESSFUL SUBURBAN FIRM IS SEEKING INHOUSE COUNSEL FOR AN EXCITING OPPORTUNITY! DO YOU MEET THIS CRITERIA? -A minimum of 7 years experience as a patent attorney with significent patent drafting, prosecution, clearance and portfolio management experience -High technical proficiency in the areas of inorganic chemistry, organic chemistry, polymer chemistry and analytical che...
INHOUSE Patent Searcher/Technical Advisor SUCCESSFUL SUBURBAN FIRM IS SEEKING AN INHOUSE PATENT SEARCHER/TECHNICAL ADVISOR FOR AN EXCITING NEW OPPORTUNITY! DO YOU MEET THE FOLLOWING CRITERIA? 3+ YEARS OF PATENTABILITY AND CLEARANCE SEARCHING EXPERIENCE SEARCHING PATENT LITERATURE AND OTHER TECHNICAL/SCIENTIFIC LITERATURE, ADVISING ON PATENTABILITY, RUNNING STATE OF THE ART SEARCHES AND RUNNING...
Vierra Magen Marcus LLP is seeking a dependable and professional patent prosecution secretary/assistant. Patent prosecution experience is desirable, but intelligence and initiative are an absolute must. Firm Atmosphere: Vierra Magen Marcus was founded with the principles of providing top notch legal service to its large client base, while at the same time providing a friendly, collegial and relax...
An opening is available providing support to the firm’s Patent Prosecution & Counseling Practice Group. Working closely with the legal administrative assistants and legal staff, the Practice Group Assistant will be responsible for a wide variety of administrative and clerical duties, including opening new client files, preparing accounting-related forms and reports, assisting with the preparation ...
Patent Counsel Summary:This is a newly-created position, reporting to the Director of Intellectual Property of Cleveland Golf/Srixon, one of the world’s leading golf club and golf ball manufacturers, which markets and sells products under the Cleveland®, Srixon®, and XXIO® brands. Cleveland Golf/Srixon is headquartered in Huntington Beach, CA, and its parent company, Dunlop Sports, is headquarter...
Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. seeks an in-house corporate patent attorney or patent agent to handle patent matters relating to life science research and clinical diagnostics technologies. The attorney or agent will: Promote and develop new invention disclosures, and make recommendations for filing. Draft and prosecute patent applications, depending on the successful candidate's areas of expertise. ...
Bcg New York, NY
Title: Patent Attorney with 5 years of experience in patent preparation and computer science Email to Colleague Location: New York - New York City Refer to Job # VWHM83601 Apply Now New York City office seeks patent attorney with 5 years of experience in patent preparation and prosecution. The candidate will be drafting in electrical and/or software technologies. Must possess a four-year deg...
Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Cambridge, MA, 02138
Overview: Reporting to the Senior Patent Counsel, the Patent Agent/Sr. Patent Agent will work in a fast-paced team environment on a broad range of intellectual property matters helping to build and maintain a strong IP portfolio protecting Alnylam’s drug development efforts. This person will work closely with scientists and management, will possess good business and legal sense and have a solid u...
Square San Francisco, CA, 94118
Square is seeking a Patent Agent or Patent Engineer to join our Legal team. As an integral member of Square’s patent team, you will be responsible for evaluating the patentability of innovations and assisting with the development and management of Square’s patent portfolio. You will work closely with our attorneys and with different business teams, perform research and analysis, and be responsible...
Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP. Wilmington, DE
The Wilmington, Delaware, office of Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP is in search of a full-time Patent Attorney, Patent Agent or prior USPTO Patent Examiner with specific expertise in Chemistry and/or Organic Chemistry to work in the Patent Practice of the firm’s Intellectual Property Practice Group. Responsibilities include prosecuting patent applications directed to chemical processes and compounds...
141283BR Patent Attorney II - Biological Patents Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research (NIBR) CFO USA Cambridge, MA NIBRI Legal & Intellectual Property & Compliance Full Time Regular Job Purpose: To manage, direct and leverage designated patent and related intellectual property (IP) activities within NIBR Major Accountabilities: • Partner, challenge and counsel NIBR clients on o...
144223BR Patent Attorney/Agent: Biologics Patents Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research (NIBR) CFO USA Cambridge, MA NIBRI Legal & Intellectual Property & Compliance Full Time Regular This position will manage, direct and leverage designated patent and related intellectual property (IP) activities within NIBR. Primary job responsibilities will include: o Identifying inventions ar...
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