Job Description

Lead - Intellectual Property(IP)

Roles:
  • Processing invention disclosures, including determining an appropriate intellectual property protection strategy and prosecute patent applications that thoroughly and accurately protect all inventions of Bert Labs.

  • Conducting study for Internal IPR projects, planning, scoping, estimation, tracking & implementing project plans within deadlines. 

  • Handling of patent searches, analyzing prior art searches, drafting, filing, prosecution, freedom-to-operate opinions and Allied matters.

  • Attending to Examination reports and Office Actions and attending hearings at the Indian Patent Office independently.

  • Assisting in Patent Oppositions and providing technical support to the litigation team through research and analysis of recent cases etc.

  • Taking decisions on International filing and prosecution, Patent analysis & Claim charting, 

  • Liasoning with government bodies and Industry organizations in India and helping in framing IPR policies and creating IPR awareness.

  • Managing Other IP (Designs, Trademarks and Copyrights)

Requirements:
  • Eduction: B.E/B.Tech/M.E/M.Tech, Ph.d (Electronics/ Computer Science/ Electricals/ Mechanical/Telecommunication/Mechanical) and Registered Patent Agent.

  • A strong understanding of General Law or a bachelor’s degree in law (LLB) is a plus.

  • Experience: 6-10 years 

  • Excellent understanding of technologies including, Artificial Intelligence, Internet of Things, Embedded Electronics, etc

  • Excellent skills for analyzing prior arts, distinguishing novel and inventive features, drafting arguments, claim amendments, etc.

  • Excellent knowledge of Indian patent laws and hands-on experience of interacting with the Examiners/Controllers and conducting hearings.