R.K.Dewan & Co.

RKD - Patent Associate

Job Location:  Pune
Job Description:  SkillSet: patent prosecution, drafting, patentability, art, databases.
Pat ent Associates are unique individuals who combine a deep knowledge of a technical area with a good understanding of intellectual property laws. We are looking for confident team players with strong technical and analytical skills, who can effectively manage various tasks and responsibilities and prioritize workflow in order to meet strict deadlines.
The main responsibilities of a Patent Associate will include:
Conducting patent & non-patent literature searches including prior art, freedom to operate, invalidation and other searches
Providing insightful analysis of search results from various sources by preparing and delivering timely, value-added patent search reports based on in-house established patent search protocols
Drafting Provisional and Complete Specifications for patent applications
Attending to Examination reports and Office Actions by giving technical arguments (written & verbal) and attending hearings at the Indian Patent Office (in case of registered patent agents)
Assisting in Patent Oppositions and providing technical support to the litigation team through research and analysis of recent cases etc.
Other responsibilities include:
Attending IPR conferences in India and abroad, and effectively representing the firm
Willingness to conduct seminars, workshops and orientation programs to elicit interest towards the firm and create IP awareness
Contributing to writing articles on behalf of the firm in various journals & magazines
Participating in and later conducting internal knowledge/resource sharing sessions held by the firm
Willingness to contribute to the firmrsquos newsletter
Assistance in tracking and meeting deadlines set by Senior Management
Utilizing and updating data in the firmrsquos IP Management System
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Functional Area:  Sales / BD
Experience:  1 - 6 years
Qualification:  ("Other in Other")
Salary:  3.0 Lakh to 10 Lakh INR
 
R.K.Dewan & Co.
Job Ad publication date: 21 Jan 2021