1 day old
2017-12-112018-01-10

Paralegal, Trademark

NBC
Universal City, CA
  • Job Code
    37126BR
Company NBC Universal

Job Title Paralegal, Trademark

Jobid 23768-387241

Location: Universal City, CA, 91608, USA

Description **Job Number** 37126BR

**Job Title** Paralegal, Trademark

**Business Segment** Staff

**Sub-Business** Corporate Legal

**Posting Category** Legal & Business Affairs

**About Us** NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

**Country** United States

**State** California

**City** Universal City

**Responsibilities**

Role Purpose

NBCUniversal is seeking a Paralegal for our Brands & Content, Intellectual Property team, who will contribute to managing the Company’s extensive worldwide trademark portfolio, clearance and enforcement.



Candidate must possess strong analytical skills with the ability to communicate effectively with the legal team to identify, present and discuss challenges early. Must be detail-oriented and attentive, with excellent judgment and organizational skills. Proficiency with trademark or general intellectual property practice is preferred.



Responsibilities



+ Manage deadlines for trademark prosecution, maintenance and enforcement matters

+ File and maintain U.S. trademark applications

+ Instruct foreign trademark prosecution, maintenance, clearance and enforcement matters

+ Perform preliminary searches for titles and other trade- and service marks

+ Review and analyze watch notices

+ Coordinate the execution, notarization and legalization of trademark documents, including affidavits, declarations, assignments and powers of attorney

+ Participate in the department to discuss issues and propose solutions to enhance practice

+ Interact with business units on trademark matters

+ Review and approve invoices

**Qualifications/Requirements**

Basic Qualifications



+ A minimum of 3 years of experience as a paralegal with trademark or intellectual property experience

+ Bachelor’s degree or paralegal certificate

+ Moderate to expert proficiency of Word, Excel and trademark docketing systems (WebTMS preferred, or others that may include Anaqua, CPI, PATTSY, FoundationIP)Eligibility Requirements

+ Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV online through nbcunicareers.com to be considered

+ Must be willing to work in Universal City, CA

+ Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

**Desired Characteristics**

Desired Characteristics



+ Familiarity with domestic and foreign trademark practice and procedures

+ Excellent oral and written communication skills

+ Experience with Saegis or similar trademark databases

+ Experience handling confidential and sensitive material

+ Ability to work independently and collaboratively as a team player

+ Ability to work efficiently and effectively with a large volume of work

+ Excellent analytical skills with strong attention to detail

+ Takes initiative in achieving results and measuring performance

We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Click Here to view the NBCUniversal Candidate Privacy Statement.



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