Job Details

Legal Staff Paralegal in Milpitas, CA

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Company name

Western Digital Corporation

Organization Type


Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Intellectual Property - Patent General

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required


USA Milpitas, CA

Date Last Verified

Apr 16,2018

Posted on

Feb 10,2018

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IP Patent Paralegal Duties: Process invention disclosure forms. Manage patent disclosures in an online management system (Foundation IP). Communicate with inventors regarding invention disclosures and invention submission process steps. Prepare for, and facilitate, conducting Invention Disclosure Review meetings. Assist Engineers in navigating the IP development process. Assist in other miscellaneous legal paralegal tasks.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: 5+ years in house patent prosecution experience. Additional experience at a law firm experience is a plus. Knowledge of Foundation IP, MS office suite. Quickly able to adapt to change and learn new systems or processes. Familiar with the intricacies of the IP asset procurement process. Proactive in offloading the IP attorney that they support such that the Attorney spends more time on higher value IP development tasks. Should work efficiently with few or no errors. Should identify creative ways to improve the IP capture and processing process. Proficient with MS office software, and IP management software tools. Service Oriented. Careful attention to detail, willing to review, revise, and cross-check to ensure accuracy of information. Well organized. Strong communication skills. Efficient use of time.

Additional info

Req ID: JR-0000037804

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Western Digital Corporation
951 Sandisk Dr
Milpitas, CA 95035