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San Francisco office of our client seeks electronics and software patent agent with preferably 6+ years of experience in patent prosecution. The candidate should have experience in preparing and prosecuting optics and electrical engineering-related applications. Must be USPTO-registered. Should possess a degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Physics, or a related field. Preferred to have Ph.D or Master's degree in physics or electrical engineering, as well as experience in optics, sensors, image processing, and machine learning. Legal
Must be detail oriented and have strong written and verbal skills.
This mid-sized San Francisco-based firm is rapidly expanding and specializes in intellectual property law, antitrust law and commercial litigation. The firm's clientele includes companies involved in some of the world's hottest industries: the Internet, computers and biotechnology. The atmosphere is "competitive, yet collegial." Base salaries are competitive and based on a yearly 1825 (patent prosecution) or 1850 (litigation) minimum hour requirement. Attorneys are also eligible for a discretionary bonus based on hours billed above the minimum level.6 2018-01-09 07:00:50
San Francisco office of our client seeks patent agent with experience. The candidate will prepare draft patent applications in particular incorporating scientific aspects of inventions. Will assist attorneys in the delivery of quality legal services to clients in an efficient and cost effective manner. Prepare draft responses to communications from U.S. and foreign patent offices with regard to factual and other scientific matters. Discuss the scientific aspects of inventions with clients and inventors and thereafter provide attorneys with a report on those discussions. Communicate with, and act as liaison between, inventors and Patent and Trademark Office in connection with all aspects of patent application process. Evaluate and report on the technological aspects of inventions and other scientific matters. Advise attorneys on general and specific technologies and investigate those technologies as needed. Draft, organize, analyze, review and summarize documents. Review and analyze client and other files. Conduct regulatory and factual research. Communicate face-to-face, by e-mail and by telephone with staff, clients, vendors, and PTO and agency personnel. Coordinate workflow with outside service providers. Identify and analyze complex patent issues and problems and implement solutions. Interact professionally with clients, lawyers, and employees at all levels and provide information with ordinary courtesy and tact while safeguarding confidentiality. Provide direction and guidance to legal support staff on specific issues, as appropriate. Stay abreast of technology trends and make recommendations regarding technology needs. Undertake continuing education, and remain abreast of current patent prosecution issues and trends, as required to maintain appropriate accreditation in the field. Perform miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned. Must have a Bachelor's degree in computer science, computer engineering or electrical engineering. Must be qualified to sit for the Patent Bar, and preferably already be licensed to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Advanced working knowledge of database research principles, methods, techniques, and resources is essential. Legal
This global law firm was established over a century ago and has full legal services in a wide range of industries. Their areas of practice include tax, intellectual property, antitrust, competition law, litigation, projects, real restate and construction, environmental law, enforcements and investigations, and regulatory. Their offices are located in California.1 2017-05-31 11:28:15
San Francisco office of our client seeks prosecution agent with ideally 2-5 years of law firm experience and a B.S. in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, computer science, physics or similar degree. The candidate will assess scientific literature, patents and patent application documents. Will understand, critique and provide insightful opinion on scientific data. Assist with patent landscapes and freedom to operate analysis in various high technology areas. Draft written assessments of the prospects of obtaining patent protection. Draft patent applications. Draft responses to communications from the United States Patent and Trademark Office and other patent offices; and collaborate with colleagues on various projects including assessing patents for corporate due diligence and conducting underlying analysis for opinions and litigations. Handle a variety of patent projects, including patent drafting, prosecution, reexaminations, opinions, litigation support and due diligence. Experience with patent drafting and prosecution in fields relating to fluid/heat transfer, aerosol physics is preferred. USPTO admission or ability to be admitted within one year of hire is required. Legal
Desire and ability to quickly learn the fundamentals of a broad range of new technologies. Detail oriented with excellent written and verbal communication skills. Demonstrated scientific writing ability. Demonstrated verbal skills required to communicate scientific concepts effectively to clients, attorneys, scientists and engineers.
This international law firm was founded nearly 80 years ago and has offices in London, Boston, Israel, New York, Washington D.C., Stamford, Los Angeles, San Francisco and San Diego. The firm holds expertise in communications, employment, labor and benefits, corporate and benefits, environmental law, antitrust, real estate, public finance, private equity, white collar criminal defense and parallel proceedings, tax, venture capital, international, intellectual property, litigation, health law, government law and contracts and bankruptcy and commercial law.2 2018-03-13 15:00:48
San Francisco office of our client seeks patent prosecution agent with 2-3 years of experience. The candidate must have experience in drafting and prosecuting domestic and foreign patent applications in the fields of computer science, electrical engineering, and similar technologies; contributing to a broad range of intellectual property matters, including patent prosecution; performing due diligence; supporting the practice by performing general research and writing. Must have Degree in computer science, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, physics, or equivalent practical experience. USPTO Patent Bar admission is preferred. Should be licensed to practice law in California. Legal
Must have excellent written communication skills and an ability to produce written work product that is concise and effective. Possesses strong analytical skills and an ability to offer unique perspectives on complex issues. Is organized and efficient with disciplined time management skills.
The large San Francisco office of this leading national firm practices in a wide range of areas, including corporate, litigation, real estate, insurance coverage, and employment. In particular, the San Francisco office plays an important role in the firm's nationwide Insurance and Insurance Regulatory practices. The San Francisco office currently represents a growing number of regional and national clients, including several large e-commerce businesses. Salaries are competitive. The billable hours requirement is 1950 and total hours requirement (pro bono, recruiting, and other firm hours) is 2,100. Bonuses are generally awarded at 2,100, 2,250 and 2,400 billable hours.2 2017-11-15 17:37:37
San Francisco office of our client seeks entry level patent agent with 1 year of experience. The candidate should have strong interest in: Preparing and prosecuting patent applications; Contributing to prosecution strategy; Providing technical and legal research and analysis with respect to matters pending before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office; Providing technical support for patent interference and litigation proceedings. Must have strong scientific/technical background in: life sciences (grad level preferred), chemistry (grad level preferred), electrical engineering, computer science, physics, and mechanical engineering. Legal
Since three decades ago, this law firm has provided exceptional legal advice. Their areas of practice include intellectual property, regulatory, tax, international, business, and finance. their offices are located in California, DC, Colorado, and Virginia.1 2017-06-08 10:53:17
San Francisco office of our client seeks junior to mid-level electronics, software and telecommunications patent agent or associate with 1-5 years of experience. The candidate should have experience of preparation and prosecution of patent applications. Should have experience of IP strategy and portfolio management. Strong technical background in electrical engineering, computer science or physics is essential. Legal
Since three decades ago, this law firm has provided exceptional legal advice. Their areas of practice include intellectual property, regulatory, tax, international, business, and finance. their offices are located in California, DC, Colorado, and Virginia.1 2017-06-08 10:47:36
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