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Senior Counsel, Patent Prosecution - 183020

Roseland, NJ 07068
  • Job Code
    183020
\u003Cp\u003EADP is seeking a Senior Counsel that will successfully lead ADP\u0027s Patent Program to ensure that valuable innovations are protected in the US and abroad. This highly visible role offers the opportunity to advise members of senior leadership and product development teams on the patentability of inventions, and to help drive innovation and strategic product development at ADP. In addition to managing all aspects of patent prosecution, responsibilities will include facilitating a patent review board, visiting development labs across the US to understand and identify key innovations, managing an inventor award program, and driving the future of ADP\u0027s Patent Program. The Patent Prosecution Counsel will also be a subject matter expert and resource for ADP\u0027s business units, and will have the opportunity to provide advice and counsel regarding a wide range of patent-related issues, from transactional matters, contract negotiation, and M\u0026A due diligence, to pre-suit investigations, litigation, and licensing. \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cp\u003EDon\u0027t miss this chance to mold the future of innovation and patent protection at a Fortune\u0026reg; 250 company!\u003C/p\u003E \u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003ERESPONSIBILITIES:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E \u003Cul\u003E \u003Cli style=\u0022color: black;\u0022\u003EManage all aspects of patent prosecution.\u003C/li\u003E \u003Cli style=\u0022color: black;\u0022\u003EConduct invention disclosure interviews to identify and vet patentable ideas.\u003C/li\u003E \u003Cli style=\u0022color: black;\u0022\u003EDraft and prosecute global patent applications.\u003C/li\u003E \u003Cli style=\u0022color: black;\u0022\u003ETake ownership of initiatives to educate associates on patent program and encourage invention disclosures.\u003C/li\u003E \u003Cli style=\u0022color: black;\u0022\u003EWork collaboratively with senior leadership and development teams to stay informed of new innovations and advise on IP protection.\u003C/li\u003E \u003Cli style=\u0022color: black;\u0022\u003EDraft and negotiate patent, technology, and data licenses.\u003C/li\u003E \u003Cli style=\u0022color: black;\u0022\u003EPrepare Freedom to Operate opinions.\u003C/li\u003E \u003Cli style=\u0022color: black;\u0022\u003EConduct pre-suit patent investigations.\u003C/li\u003E \u003Cli style=\u0022color: black;\u0022\u003ERespond to third party subpoenas concerning prior art, technology, and patent issues.\u003C/li\u003E \u003Cli style=\u0022color: black;\u0022\u003EAssist with IP due diligence in connection with M\u0026A.\u003C/li\u003E \u003Cli style=\u0022color: rgb(31,73,125);\u0022\u003EAdvise on open source licensing and code scans.\u003C/li\u003E \u003Cli style=\u0022color: black;\u0022\u003ESome travel will be required.\u003C/li\u003E \u003Cli\u003EPerform other related duties as assigned, including handling general commercial litigation.\u003C/li\u003E \u003C/ul\u003E \u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EQUALIFICA\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003ETIONS REQUIRED:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E \u003Cul\u003E \u003Cli style=\u0022color: black;\u0022\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EEducation:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/li\u003E \u003Cul\u003E \u003Cli style=\u0022color: black;\u0022\u003EB.S., M.S., or Ph.D. in computer engineering, electrical engineering, computer science, or a related field required\u003C/li\u003E \u003Cli style=\u0022color: black;\u0022\u003EJuris Doctor degree from an accredited law school.\u003C/li\u003E \u003Cli style=\u0022color: black;\u0022\u003ECandidate must be a member of a state bar in one of the 50 states in the U.S.\u003C/li\u003E \u003Cli style=\u0022color: black;\u0022\u003ECandidate must be admitted to practice before the USPTO.\u003C/li\u003E \u003C/ul\u003E \u003Cli style=\u0022color: black;\u0022\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EExperience:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/li\u003E \u003Cul\u003E \u003Cli style=\u0022color: black;\u0022\u003E7\u002B years of experience in patent prosecution, litigation, and licensing.\u003C/li\u003E \u003Cli style=\u0022color: black;\u0022\u003EDemonstrated knowledge and expertise in patent preparation and prosecution.\u003C/li\u003E \u003Cli style=\u0022color: black;\u0022\u003EExperience managing outside counsel.\u003C/li\u003E \u003Cli style=\u0022color: black;\u0022\u003EExperience in patent enforcement activities.\u003C/li\u003E \u003Cli style=\u0022color: black;\u0022\u003EProven skills in development, maintenance, monitoring and management of patent portfolios.\u003C/li\u003E \u003Cli style=\u0022color: black;\u0022\u003EExperience with open source licensing.\u003C/li\u003E \u003Cli style=\u0022color: black;\u0022\u003EIn-house experience a plus.\u003C/li\u003E \u003C/ul\u003E \u003Cli style=\u0022color: black;\u0022\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003ECritical Skills:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/li\u003E \u003Cul\u003E \u003Cli style=\u0022color: black;\u0022\u003EExcellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills.\u003C/li\u003E \u003Cli style=\u0022color: black;\u0022\u003EStrong client/customer service focus.\u003C/li\u003E \u003Cli style=\u0022color: black;\u0022\u003EWilling and able to adjust to multiple demands and shifting priorities.\u003C/li\u003E \u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/ul\u003E \u003Cdiv\u003E#LIEXEC\u003C/div\u003E \u003CP\u003E\u003C/P\u003E \u003CP\u003EWe\u0027re designing a better way to work, so you can achieve what you\u0027re working for. Consistently named one of the \u0027Most Admired Companies\u0027 by FORTUNE\u00AE Magazine, and recognized by DiversityInc\u00AE as one of the \u0027Top 50 Companies for Diversity,\u0027 ADP works with more than 740,000 organizations across the globe to help their people work smarter, embrace new challenges, and unleash their talent. \u0022Always Designing for People\u0022 means we\u0027re creating platforms that will transform how great work gets done, so together we can unlock a world of opportunity.\u003C/P\u003E \u003CP\u003EAt ADP, we believe that diversity fuels innovation. ADP is committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, genetic information, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, lawful alien status, national origin, age, marital status, or protected veteran status. We support an inclusive workplace where associates excel based on personal merit, qualifications, experience, ability, and job performance.\u003C/P\u003E

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Posted: 2019-10-25 Expires: 2019-12-12

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