Intellectual Property Associate (2701123)

  • Placement Services USA, Inc.
  • Redwood City, California
  • Feb 04, 2019
Full time Information Technology

Job Description

Duties: Analyze complex legal and business issues related to technology companies and Intellectual Property groups. Work with partners and senior attorneys to advise clients on emerging growth technology companies and venture capital firms. Interact with and advise sophisticated clients in the areas of corporate partnering and strategic alliances, technology acquisition, licensing and commercialization, open source licensing and compliance, data privacy and security, joint venture and spin-off transactions, intellectual property strategy, counseling, and protection. Draft and revise complex agreements on behalf of clients and provide in-depth analysis of state and federal law regarding issues related to Intellectual Property transactions and strategies. Conduct legal research and analyze complex legal issues for partners and senior associates in order to provide legal advice and recommendations on transaction-specific and ongoing business issues.

40 hrs/week

Requires two (2) years of law firm experience working with patents.


Must have two (2) years of experience in the following:

- Performing intellectual property and technology transaction due diligence for corporate transactions and technology transfers


Must have one (1) year of experience in each of the following:

- Intellectual property licensing, technology transfer, and other technology transactions

- Drafting and negotiating intellectual property licenses, including patent and trademark licenses

- Joint development, collaboration, and other strategic alliance agreements

- Technology licenses and services agreements, including software as a service agreement

- Distribution agreements, including OEM, VAR, and other reseller agreements

- Drafting and negotiation of commercial contracts and counseling regarding intellectual property strategy

Requires a Juris Doctorate (J.D.) and admission to the State Bar of California


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Thank you.


Doctorate Degree


Entry Level (1 - 3 years)