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Patent Counsel, AR/VR

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Date Last Verified

Feb 05, 2020

Valid Through

May 20, 2020

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Jan 20, 2020

Years of Experience

Min 3 yrs required


Menlo Park, CA, United States

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Practice Area
Intellectual Property >> Intellectual Property - Litigation >> Intellectual Property - Litigation General
Intellectual Property >> Intellectual Property - Patent >> Intellectual Property - Patent - Hard Sciences >> Computer Science
Intellectual Property >> Intellectual Property - Patent >> Intellectual Property - Patent - Hard Sciences >> Electrical Engineering
Intellectual Property >> Intellectual Property - Trademark/Copyright
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Patent Counsel, AR/VR
RESPONSIBILITIES: Manage patent portfolio and related activities for multiple product/technology areas, including invention identification and harvesting, invention disclosure meetings, portfolio mining, patent application preparation and prosecution. Manage outside counsel and service providers to support these patent-related work. Work with legal, product, and engineering teams to identify and protect patentable products, services, and technologies. Understand Facebook’s strategic and competitive position and think at a high level about patent strategy. Train, educate, and counsel product and engineering teams in intellectual property matters. Support patent litigation and licensing, as well as patent acquisitions and other IP-related transactions.

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QUALIFICATIONS: JD Degree (or foreign equivalent). Membership in at least 1 U.S. state Bar. 3+ years of patent attorney experience. Experience in one or more of the following: invention harvesting, patent analysis, acquisition, divestiture, licensing and handling of third party demands. Knowledge of computer science, electrical engineering or information retrieval, either through undergraduate or industry experience. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: BS or graduate degree in Computer Science, or another technical field. Experience with patent prosecution and portfolio development. In-house experience, especially patent portfolio development and client engagement. Eligible to practice before the US Patent and Trademark Office. Experience with patent litigation and transactions.

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1 Hacker Way Menlo Park
Menlo Park, CA 94025