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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 patent agent with 8+ years of prosecution experience. The candidate participates as a team member in the Intellectual Property Counseling and Transactions Group on the preparation and prosecution of patent applications, with an emphasis on Electrical Engineering, and related client counseling. Assists in evaluation, preparation and prosecution of patents and patent applications. Provides support for patent enforcement, licensing and business transactions. Performs infringement and validity analysis and general portfolio management. Performs other duties as assigned. Must preferably have Bachelor's and advanced degrees in Electrical Engineering, post-doctoral research experience. Registration to practice before the US Patent and Trademark Office is needed. Legal
The San Francisco office of this mid-sized firm is engaged primarily in litigation and general business, although the firm boasts a solid regulatory and administrative law practice and a respectable labor/employment practice. The firm has a strong pro bono commitment; associates receive full billable hour credit for approved pro bono work, and overall, pro bono comprises 3-5% of all work. The billable hour target is 1850.8 2017-10-04 07:25:59
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 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
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