Intellectual Property Counsel at Harman International

Harman International

Full-Time

Mid Level

Novi, MI, USA

Not defined

19 Nov → 19 Dec

Job Description

 

Harman International is seeking a patent attorney with patent prosecution experience who also will assist with and handle general intellectual property matters, licensing and contractual matters, utility/design patent prosecution, enforcement of IP, researching infringements, drafting C&D letters, patent litigation, patent clearances, and patentability and free to operate reviews and analysis.

Job Responsibilities

  • Manage a docket of patent matters in one or more technology areas including preparing and prosecuting patent applications before the USPTO
  • Oversee a global network of outside counsel and provide guidance and instructions based on principles of patent prosecution, the technology/product and roadmaps, and corporate strategy, and global portfolio maintenance decisions
  • Collaborate across law department groups, business units and functions to improve patent operations and business processes
  • Draft, review and negotiate routine types of IP terms and clause for agreements, including nondisclosure, development, collaboration and licensing agreements, with, clients, suppliers, and other law department groups

Requirements / Qualifications

  • Juris Doctor and Bar admission (or equivalent in jurisdiction), and registered before the USPTO

  • Must have 3 years of patent prosecution experience with a strong background in global IP law

  • Knowledge of utility, design, copyright and other IP areas needed

  • Excellent patent analysis abilities, including development of non-infringement/infringement, invalidity/validity and claim construction positions

Benefits/What We offer

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • Employee discount

  • Flexible schedule

How To Apply

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