Job Details

Senior IP Counsel Trademarks

Company name

Gilead Sciences, Inc.

Organization Type


Job Type


Date Last Verified

Aug 16,2018

Posted on

Aug 01,2018

Years of Experience

Min 6 yrs required


Foster City, CA
Practice Area
Intellectual Property >> Intellectual Property - Trademark/Copyright
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Senior IP Counsel - Trademarks The candidate will work on a wide range of issues in a growth-oriented pharmaceutical company. Will identify legal and business issues and provide clear and concise direction and solutions. Handle and/or advise on the following types of matters: Selection of proprietary and non-proprietary names for pipeline products and the submission of name requests to FDA, EMA, WHO and other agencies. Review and analysis of US and global trademark clearance searches. US and foreign trademark prosecution and enforcement. UDRP and other domain name actions. Review and drafting of license and other agreements involving copyrights and trademarks. As-needed support for the Company’s anti-counterfeiting efforts. Training internal clients on appropriate uses of trademarks and copyrighted materials. Interaction with other functional areas to establish and optimize close working relationships. Works collaboratively with other members of legal department as well as internal client departments. Sets appropriate priorities with clients and delivers results within the established timelines. Contributes to multidisciplinary and/or cross-functional projects and with some assistance from supervisor takes responsibility for legal aspects of complex to moderately complex projects within the IP Legal team. Develops solutions with ongoing input and oversight from more senior members of the IP Legal team. JD degree and admission before a State Bar or fully qualified legal credentials in geography of operations. Should have 6+ years of industry and/or law firm experience. Fully admitted to practice applicable laws in the country or jurisdictions of responsibility is essential. Works collaboratively with other members of legal department as well as internal client departments is needed.

Additional info

Ref: R0004758

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Gilead Sciences, Inc.
333 Lakeside Drive
Foster City, CA 94404

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