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Legal Staff Technical Specialist (Patent Agent) in Cambridge, MA

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Company name

Partners HealthCare.

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Intellectual Property - General

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required


USA Cambridge, MA

Date Last Verified

Jan 31,2018

Posted on

Aug 17,2017

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Senior Intellectual Property Manager The candidate reporting to the Director of IP, will be expected to work in conjunction with Innovation personnel to manage the procurement of patent rights for inventions owned by company and company affiliates. In particular, will be responsible for the below delineated activities and projects. Assist invention triage as it relates to determining aspects and scope of the invention suitable for patent protection. Develop patenting strategy for critical intellectual property portfolios. Manage and conduct prosecution of select patent applications and/or portfolios owned or co-owned by company and company affiliates. Analyze interactions with patent office and provide strategic advice on intellectual property development. Act a resource for Innovation on changes in patent law, recommend actions based on recent legal precedent. Draft and file coversheet provisional patent applications on inventions owned or co-owned by company and company affiliates. Provide patent filing and/or patent prosecution strategy to Innovation. Conduct and manage the resolution of inventorship disputes. Audit work product and invoices from patent law service vendors. Generate educational inter-departmental presentations on topics relating to patent law. Provide analysis on language of license agreements relating to patent right conveyance and enforcement. Must be registered U.S. patent attorney or patent agent with more than 5 years of professional experience working as a patent attorney and/or patent agent. Ph.D. or advanced degree in a scientific discipline preferred. Must have experience in basic computer software applications (e.g., Word and Excel). Experience in the use of data based applications is needed. Specialization in Medical Devices, Software or Biophysics preferred. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills required. Should have excellent organizational and analytical skills.

Additional info

ReF: 3044641

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Partners HealthCare.
800 Boylston Street
Suite 1150
Boston, MA 02199-8001