Job Details

Intellectual Property/Attorney/In House/San Jose, California

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Company name

Adobe Systems Incorporated

Organization Type


Job Type


Practice Area

Intellectual Property

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required


San Jose, CA

Date Last Verified

Jun 02,2012

Posted on

Apr 04,2012

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Patent Attorney The candidate will partner with a variety of teams to protect company's rights under patent law. Will collaborate with and guide engineers, product managers, and executives. Help devise and implement the company's patent strategy, which includes managing outside counsel on patent issues. Partner with other legal teams on licensing, standardization, negotiations, and transactional deals. Determine strategic areas for patenting. Identify inventions that can be patented, and processing patent applications. Assist with third-party patent conflicts and analyzing/responding to notice letters. Analyze IPR policies and potential patent encumbrances in standards. Evaluate potential patent acquisitions. Educate researchers, engineers, and managers on patent issues.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have a B.A./B.S. degree with a strong academic record (computer science preferred). Must have 5+ years of related work experience. Should have State Bar membership and eligibility to practice before the USPTO. Must have demonstrated experience identifying technologies that can be patented and processing patent applications. Should have solid understanding of software architecture and operation. Experience with business strategy, third-party issues, and standards preferred.

Additional info

Ref. #: 14238

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Adobe Systems Incorporated
345 Park Avenue
San Jose, California 95110