Paralegal - Trademark and Copyright Sun Sep 29 02:00:00 CDT 2019 Pawtucket, RI 549980900 11333 Corporate 1 Employee <p><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif">At Hasbro, we are looking for people who want to explore, experiment, innovate and create. We&rsquo;re changing the face of play and entertainment and looking for dreamers, doers, thinkers and creators to come up with the best ideas. Our culture of Community, Passion, Integrity and Creativity has inspired our diverse team of highly skilled, highly creative and highly committed individuals for 90+ years and we believe the best is yet to come.</span></span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><span lang="EN"><span style="color:#000000">Do you love the trademarked smell of Play-Doh compound? Are you a board game wiz or an action figure superfan? If you want to use your trademark skills for fun and games, then this job is for you!</span></span></span></span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><span lang="EN"><span style="color:#000000">Hasbro has an exciting opportunity for a paralegal with at least 3 years of related experience to join the Legal Department&rsquo;s Global Trademark and Copyright Group. You will play an integral role in building and maintaining Hasbro&rsquo;s extensive trademark and copyright portfolio. Your job responsibilities will include domestic and international trademark clearance, trademark docket management, copyright registration, and working on various trademark and copyright projects with some of the world&rsquo;s most loved and recognized brands. You will collaborate regularly with other members of the Legal Department and business teams with respect to clearance, filing, prosecution and maintenance of trademarks and copyrights.&nbsp; Good interpersonal and organizational skills, proactive &ldquo;can do&rdquo; attitude, enthusiasm, and a passion for intellectual property are paramount. </span></span></span></span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><strong><span lang="EN"><span style="color:#000000">A day in the life as a Trademark &amp; Copyright Paralegal:</span></span></strong></span></span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><span lang="EN"><span style="color:#000000">As a member of Hasbro&#39;s Trademark &amp; Copyright team, you will:</span></span></span></span></p> <ul> <li><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><span style="tab-stops:list .5in"><span lang="EN">Conduct trademark clearance searches and review products, packaging and other assets for proper trademark use, accurate notices relating to intellectual property, and other intellectual property issues</span></span></span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><span style="tab-stops:list .5in"><span lang="EN">Draft specifications and prepare trademark and copyright applications, obtain specimens of use and deposit copies, collect and prepare evidence, and arrange for legalization of necessary supporting documents</span></span></span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><span style="tab-stops:list .5in"><span lang="EN">Docket and track trademark application and registration statuses, due dates, and maintenance deadlines and maintain trademark files</span></span></span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><span style="tab-stops:list .5in"><span lang="EN">File and maintain customs recordals of trademark and copyright registrations in the U.S. and assist with recordals in other foreign jurisdictions, including China</span></span></span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><span style="tab-stops:list .5in"><span lang="EN">Provide support relating to enforcement actions and trademark opposition and cancellation proceedings</span></span></span></span></li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <h2><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><strong><span lang="EN">What you&#39;ll bring:</span></strong></span></span></h2> <ul> <li><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><span style="tab-stops:list .5in"><span lang="EN">Associate&rsquo;s Degree or Paralegal Certificate preferred; Bachelor&rsquo;s Degree a significant plus</span></span></span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><span style="tab-stops:list .5in"><span lang="EN">3+ years of trademark clearance experience either in a law firm and/or in-house as a paralegal</span></span></span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><span style="tab-stops:list .5in"><span lang="EN">Experience with trademark docketing is strongly preferred, including proficiency with docket management software, preferably CPI or WebTMS</span></span></span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><span style="tab-stops:list .5in"><span lang="EN">Proficiency in conducting online research, including trademark clearance platforms and the USPTO database</span></span></span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><span style="tab-stops:list .5in"><span lang="EN">Ability to work effectively and collaboratively with all levels of attorneys, paralegals, and business managers from different disciplines</span></span></span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><span style="tab-stops:list .5in"><span lang="EN">Strong analytical skills and strong foundation in intellectual property law</span></span></span></span></li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><iframe id="embedextn" style="border: currentColor; border-image: none; left: -1000px; top: -1000px; width: 0px; height: 0px; position: absolute;" tabindex="-1"></iframe></p> <p><span style="font-size:14px"><span style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif">Hasbro is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. We are committed to making all employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, marital status, or any other legally protected status.</span></span></p>

Paralegal - Trademark and Copyright

At Hasbro, we are looking for people who want to explore, experiment, innovate and create. We’re changing the face of play and entertainment and looking for dreamers, doers, thinkers and creators to come up with the best ideas. Our culture of Community, Passion, Integrity and Creativity has inspired our diverse team of highly skilled, highly creative and highly committed individuals for 90+ years and we believe the best is yet to come.

 

Do you love the trademarked smell of Play-Doh compound? Are you a board game wiz or an action figure superfan? If you want to use your trademark skills for fun and games, then this job is for you!

 

Hasbro has an exciting opportunity for a paralegal with at least 3 years of related experience to join the Legal Department’s Global Trademark and Copyright Group. You will play an integral role in building and maintaining Hasbro’s extensive trademark and copyright portfolio. Your job responsibilities will include domestic and international trademark clearance, trademark docket management, copyright registration, and working on various trademark and copyright projects with some of the world’s most loved and recognized brands. You will collaborate regularly with other members of the Legal Department and business teams with respect to clearance, filing, prosecution and maintenance of trademarks and copyrights.  Good interpersonal and organizational skills, proactive “can do” attitude, enthusiasm, and a passion for intellectual property are paramount.

 

A day in the life as a Trademark & Copyright Paralegal:

 

As a member of Hasbro's Trademark & Copyright team, you will:

  • Conduct trademark clearance searches and review products, packaging and other assets for proper trademark use, accurate notices relating to intellectual property, and other intellectual property issues
  • Draft specifications and prepare trademark and copyright applications, obtain specimens of use and deposit copies, collect and prepare evidence, and arrange for legalization of necessary supporting documents
  • Docket and track trademark application and registration statuses, due dates, and maintenance deadlines and maintain trademark files
  • File and maintain customs recordals of trademark and copyright registrations in the U.S. and assist with recordals in other foreign jurisdictions, including China
  • Provide support relating to enforcement actions and trademark opposition and cancellation proceedings

 

What you'll bring:

  • Associate’s Degree or Paralegal Certificate preferred; Bachelor’s Degree a significant plus
  • 3+ years of trademark clearance experience either in a law firm and/or in-house as a paralegal
  • Experience with trademark docketing is strongly preferred, including proficiency with docket management software, preferably CPI or WebTMS
  • Proficiency in conducting online research, including trademark clearance platforms and the USPTO database
  • Ability to work effectively and collaboratively with all levels of attorneys, paralegals, and business managers from different disciplines
  • Strong analytical skills and strong foundation in intellectual property law

 

Hasbro is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. We are committed to making all employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, marital status, or any other legally protected status.


Nearest Major Market: Providence
Nearest Secondary Market: Rhode Island

Job Segment: Paralegal, Database, Intellectual Property, Internet Research, Legal, Research, Technology

Date: Sep 29, 2019