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Legal Staff Paralegal in Northridge, CA

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Company name

Harman International Industries

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Intellectual Property - Trademark/Copyright

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

Northridge, CA

Date Last Verified

Jun 25,2018

Posted on

Mar 28,2018

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Senior Trademark Paralegal The candidate will help in maintaining and growing Harman’s worldwide trademark and design patent portfolio. Will work with our in-house counsel and play a fundamental role in our law department maintaining and growing all global trademark matters including trademark renewals, trademark searching, trademark policing, trademark monitoring, prosecution, opposition, cancellation, conflict and anti-counterfeiting matters. Coordinate and communicate with in-house domestic and international subsidiaries/business units from all divisions on trademark matters including but not limited to proper trademark use in advertising, packaging, manuals, promotional materials, prosecution of trademarks, opposition/cancellation matters, trademark clearance, and budgets. Coordinate and communicate with in-house domestic and international subsidiaries/business units on design patent matters including but not limited to reviewing design disclosures, supervising new design patent filings and prosecution. Coordinate and communicate with outside domestic and international counsel on trademark and design patent matters. Prepare legal documents for domestic and international matters. Prepare and file documents with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Perform and review trademark searches and clearance. Perform internet research projects and other special projects as requested. Prepare and supervise domestic and international trademark filings. Assist in managing the domestic and international anti-counterfeiting program. Assist with review of watch notices. Assist with administrative duties including filing, opening general matter and trademark dockets, updating spreadsheets and database and scanning/uploading documents. Gather and organize evidence of use for various domestic and international trademarks. Attend and participate in docket meetings, conference calls, meetings with business units and counsel. Assist counsel with agreements, cease and desist letters, letters of consents, and assignments. Special trademark and design patent projects. Senior Trademark Paralegal The candidate will help in maintaining and growing Harman’s worldwide trademark and design patent portfolio. Will work with our in-house counsel and play a fundamental role in our law department maintaining and growing all global trademark matters including trademark renewals, trademark searching, trademark policing, trademark monitoring, prosecution, opposition, cancellation, conflict and anti-counterfeiting matters. Coordinate and communicate with in-house domestic and international subsidiaries/business units from all divisions on trademark matters including but not limited to proper trademark use in advertising, packaging, manuals, promotional materials, prosecution of trademarks, opposition/cancellation matters, trademark clearance, and budgets. Coordinate and communicate with in-house domestic and international subsidiaries/business units on design patent matters including but not limited to reviewing design disclosures, supervising new design patent filings and prosecution. Coordinate and communicate with outside domestic and international counsel on trademark and design patent matters. Prepare legal documents for domestic and international matters. Prepare and file documents with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Perform and review trademark searches and clearance. Perform internet research projects and other special projects as requested. Prepare and supervise domestic and international trademark filings. Assist in managing the domestic and international anti-counterfeiting program. Assist with review of watch notices. Assist with administrative duties including filing, opening general matter and trademark dockets, updating spreadsheets and database and scanning/uploading documents. Gather and organize evidence of use for various domestic and international trademarks. Attend and participate in docket meetings, conference calls, meetings with business units and counsel. Assist counsel with agreements, cease and desist letters, letters of consents, and assignments. Special trademark and design patent projects.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have a strong trademark background. Solid domestic and international trademark and design patent experience is essential. Solid on-line research skills and knowledge of on-line trademark search databases including Saegis is essential. Experience filing electronic documents with the PTO is essential. Mb Computer proficient, with knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Access. Must have good oral and written communication skills, and excellent organizational skills. Must have good interpersonal skills and be able to work independently as well as closely with team members. Paralegal License and Attestation Certificate is essential. Domestic and international anti-counterfeiting experience is a plus.

Additional info

Requisition Id : 107941

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Harman International Industries
8500 Balboa Boulevard
Northridge, CA 91329