The Estee Lauder Companies Paralegal, Trademark in New York, New York

Paralegal, Trademark

Brand: Estée Lauder Companies Corporate Departments

Description

International cosmetics company seeks experienced, highly motivated and energetic trademark paralegal with strong domestic and international searching and prosecution experience, to join established, fast paced, in-house trademark department. The person must be able to work independently in the following areas:

  • Conduct preliminary domestic and international screening searches via online database, and Internet searches;

  • Request and review full search reports and make recommendations; supervise outside investigations;

  • Supervise filing of U.S. trademark applications, Statements of Use, Extensions of Time, Renewals, Section 8 & 15 Affidavits, Assignments, Notices of Opposition and related documents;

  • Supervise drafting of non-substantive responses to U.S. Office Action letters;

  • Instruct and liaise with foreign associates regarding clearance and filing of applications, prosecution and renewals; foreign oppositions;

  • Liaise with internal clients and outside counsel to gather evidence in connection with domestic and foreign conflicts.

  • Communicate with and advise in-house clients.

Qualifications

  • Minimum 5 years experience, including domestic and international searching, clearance, filings, prosecution and docketing;

  • College Degree and/or Paralegal Certificate;

  • Working knowledge of Saegis or similar search database, Anaqua, Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel;

  • Must be detail oriented, able to prioritize and handle multiple tasks and work well under pressure;

  • Foreign language skills and industry experience a plus, but not required;

  • Salary commensurate with experience;

  • Corporate experience preferred.

Job: Legal

Primary Location: Americas-US-NY-New York

Job Type: Standard

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1st (Day) Shift

We are an equal opportunity employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Job Number: 1710944