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Patent/IP Paralegal

  • Type Job
  • Degree Bachelor
  • Location United KingdomGBSurrey
  • Posted
  • Start date -
  • Deadline -
  • FULL_TIMEAdministrativeIT

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Job Purpose and Summary

In this role as Patent/IP Paralegal you are capable of handling the full range of patents formalities from filing through prosecution to grant. Responsibilities will include preparing and filing documents for UK and foreign filings as well as diary management responsibilities to ensure the timely and efficient management of cases.

  • Preparing formal documents for, and attending to, obtaining and maintaining intellectual property rights throughout the world and for related activities, e.g. patent, trademark, design, enforcement of rights and anti-counterfeit activities.
  • Setting up records of intellectual property, both manually and on the Records management system and maintaining them during the life of each item.
  • Providing from the records identified in the above, information to other departments and to organisations with which the company has relationships.
  • Issuing reminders and reviews to ensure that the decisions required to safeguard the property are made in a timely manner and in accordance with the legal obligations and requirements.
  • Paying and instructing payment of all application, prosecution and renewal fees and of invoices.
  • Noting from  incoming  communications,  action  dates  on  specific  cases  and  then  following  routine departmental procedure for distribution of case files and reminders.

What we give

With Canon, you'll get the support and encouragement you need to grow, from people who share your ambition. We'll invest in your professional development to help you learn and progress in your role with us. You'll find leaders who give you the freedom to explore new things and a team where knowledge is shared openly. With Canon, you'll get the support and encouragement you need to grow, from people who share your ambition. We'll invest in your professional development to help you learn and progress in your role with us. You'll find leaders who give you the freedom to explore new things and a team where knowledge is shared openly.

What we ask

We need people who can achieve the exceptional by working collaboratively, who have the courage to risk new ways of doing things and the ability to see the world the way their customers see it. We're looking for creative problem-solvers like you, someone who can ensure Canon stays ahead in an ever-changing world.

We need people who can achieve the exceptional by working collaboratively, who have the courage to risk new ways of doing things and the ability to see the world the way their customers see it. We're looking for creative problem-solvers like you, someone who can ensure Canon stays ahead in an ever-changing world. 

Applicants must have previous legal support experience, any exposure in IP, Patent or Trademarks is a bonus but not essential, you will have solid IT skills, be highly accurate and strong attention to detail, have a motivated and pro-active attitude, highly organised, able to work under pressure at times and be a team player as well as being able to work independently when required.

Proficiency in English at working level required.  Proficiency in other European language also desirable;

CIPA qualification preferred but not essential

You will need

Apply High Standards of Accuracy

Communicate Effectively

Create Insight

Focus on the Customer

Respond Flexibly

Canon is enriching lives and businesses in incredible new ways. You can play a part in shaping the future of a company that’s strong, ambitious and considerate, where people do great things together. You can expect the exceptional and achieve the exceptional, with the world's best imaging company.

Expect the Exceptional. 

Canon is enriching lives and businesses in incredible new ways. You can play a part in shaping the future of a company that’s strong, ambitious and considerate, where people do great things together. You can expect the exceptional and achieve the exceptional, with the world's best imaging company. 

Expect the Exceptional.

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