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Health Care Attorney / Intellectual Property - General Attorney in Carlsbad, CA

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Company name

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.

Organization Type


Job Type


Practice Area

Health Care
Intellectual Property - General

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required


USA Carlsbad, CA

Date Last Verified

Sep 16,2017

Posted on

Jul 21,2017

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IP Counsel The candidate will serve as primary IP contact for the Genetic Sciences Division’s instruments platform, providing IP expertise that enables the business to grow. Demonstrate ability to draft patent applications, amendments, legal, and business documents. Demonstrate ability to efficiently and strategically prosecute patent applications. Ability to analyze patentability and patent freedom-to-operate searches required. Draft or review of a range of commercial agreements, including third party OEM and supply contracts, technology in-licenses, technology out-licenses, collaboration agreements, joint development agreements, licensing term sheets, and other commercial agreements implicating intellectual property rights, as needed. Provide counsel to other functions such as R&D, general legal, licensing, business development, finance, product management, and regulatory. Perform analyses on legal rights, obligations, and strategies to help the Company achieve its business goals. Participate in due diligence and other M&A activities. Provide timely and actionable counsel to business counterparts. Manage outside counsel. Train internal customers on IP policy, procedure, and risk management. B.S. or advanced degree and industry experience in engineering or software preferred. J.D. degree and an active license to practice in at least one US jurisdiction required. USPTO registration with 5+ years of experience in US patent prosecution and portfolio management required. Excellent writing, negotiation, and communication skills required. Experience: in US patent litigation, European patent practice, patent portfolio development, licensing, and enforcement in a corporate setting; in international IP law is preferred.

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Job ID: 49416BR_1

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.
5823 Newton Dr
Carlsbad, CA 92008