Trade Mark Paralegal

Recruiter
Career Legal
Location
London, South East England
Salary
38000.0000
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Unique opportunity at this extra- ordinary leading media/entertainment law firm located in the City, joining an established Trade Mark team with a portfolio that ranges from fashion to music and beyond, this is a high calibre team who offer a tremendous environment working on globally recognized brands.

This newly created role will work alongside other paralegals in the Brands team.

Core responsibilities for this role will include:

• Assisting in the management of the clients IP portfolio, including trademarks, copyright and designs;

• Maintaining and updating central database of trade mark registrations/pending applications and registered designs;

• Supporting the team in adherence to all national and foreign trademark deadlines;

• Processing and docketing all incoming registry post/correspondence;

• Reviewing, preparing, drafting and sending out search reports and watch notice reports to the clients;

• Preparing and filing trade mark applications and renewals;

• Preparing and filing trade mark oppositions and cancellation actions;

• Preparing and filing design applications;

• Preparing cost estimates;

• Preparing draft responses to registry objections;

• Reporting of filing receipts, advertisements, registration and renewal certificates;

• Liaising with overseas agents and requesting frequent status updates;

• Amending documents;

• Dealing with/screening calls and arranging conference calls;

• Proactive and responsive diary management;

• Assisting with trademark billing and co-ordination

Successful candidate’s will certainly have a wealth of trademark administration experience,

and ideally have the Trade mark formalities certificate; ideally you will also have experience of WebTMS/IPPO.