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(September 14, 2022) Trademark Paralegal

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Trademark Paralegal

Summary:

In this role, the Trademark Paralegal will support multiple attorneys. Hanson Bridgett’s trademark group is responsible for the growth and management of significant trademark portfolios for clients ranging from startups to major brands. The paralegal assists attorneys in the clearance and prosecution of U.S. and foreign trademarks on behalf of the firm’s clients, manages domestic and foreign trademarks, and assists in investigations relating to trademarks. Paralegals also assist with trademark enforcement, trademark disputes, and with copyright prosecution. The ideal candidate will have a paralegal certificate and between 3-12 years’ experience of trademark paralegal experience with an emphasis on US trademark matters and international trademark portfolio management. (While we are primarily focused on finding a more experienced paralegal, we welcome highly intelligent and motivated paralegals at the lower end of this range to apply.) This individual will report to the Director of Professional Development and will work closely with partners, associates, other paralegals, and the docketing specialist in the Intellectual Property Practice Group.

This role offers the opportunity to work from a remote location on days when in-person attendance is not required, and as agreed upon by the direct supervisor. It is an essential function of any remote role that the employee be available to attend in-person meetings, professional development sessions or to come to the office for other reasons, if the need arises. This position requires the individual reside in California, and will have a designation to one of Hanson Bridgett’s five office locations.

Essential Responsibilities and Duties

  • Coordinate with attorneys and other paralegals in filing, prosecuting, and maintaining domestic and foreign trademark applications and registrations
  • Support enforcement matters including assistance with social media takedowns
  • Conduct trademark searches
  • Assist with or investigate possible infringements and third party uses
  • Prepare and file copyright applications
  • Work under close supervision to complete routine tasks and assume additional responsibilities, as appropriate

Required Skills, Abilities and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four year college/university
  • Paralegal Certificate from ABA-approved paralegal program
  • California B&P 6450 compliance documentation
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills; positive attitude; focused and ambitious
  • Must be able to work both independently and collaboratively in deadline-driven environment with attorneys, other paralegals and administrative professionals
  • Proficiency in electronic filing with USPTO/TTAB and power of attorney legalization
  • Significant experience specifically with international trademark portfolios preferred
  • Experience with docketing software is a plus
  • Working knowledge of copyrights is a plus

Salary:
Hanson Bridgett offers a competitive salary and benefits. Salary depends on experience. If our values and vision match yours, we encourage you to email your resume and cover letter to Erika K. Hattenhauer, Director of Talent and Engagement, ehattenhauer@hansonbridgett.com

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(September 1, 2022) Legal Support 1 -Housing Stability Project

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Location: Sacramento, Fresno, Oakland, Ontario, Los Angeles or San Diego (HYBRID SCHEDULE-home/office)

Individuals who are Deaf or Disabled are encouraged to apply.
SALARY RANGE (Depending on Experience): $22.71 – $33.23 hourly

Application Deadline: Open until filled. Applications should be received by
September 13, 2022 to be considered for the first round of interview.

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(September 1, 2022) Legal Support 1 or 2 -Youth Practice Group

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Location: Sacramento, Oakland, Fresno or San Diego (Currently Hybrid-Home/In office)

Individuals who are Deaf or Disabled are encouraged to apply.

SALARY RANGE (Depending on Experience):

Legal Support 1 $22.71–$33.23 per hour
Legal Support 2 $24.97-$36.59 per hour

Application Deadline: Open until filled. Applications should be received by
September 20, 2022 to be considered for the first round of interview.

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(August 31, 2022) SENIOR PARALEGAL - Coachella Valley

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If you’re looking for an environment that promotes personal and professional growth, where your years of paralegal experience will allow you to shine while working in collaboration with other highly motivated professionals, then the Law Office of Karen J. Sloat, one of Riverside County’s finest employment law firms, could be the perfect fit for you!

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(August 27, 2022) Staff Attorney-Clients’ Rights Advocate 1 or 2

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Office of Clients’ Right Advocacy (OCRA)

Location: Modesto (Valley Mountain Regional Center (VMRC), eligible for hybrid

office-remote

Individuals who are Deaf or Disabled are encouraged to apply.
SALARY RANGE (Depending on Experience):

$62,469 – $91,242 annually (CRA 1)
$67,477 – $98,816 annually (CRA 2)

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(August 27, 2022) Director – Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Access (DEIA) Administration

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Location: Remote or Sacramento, Oakland, Los Angeles, or San Diego

Individuals who are Deaf or Disabled are encouraged to apply.
SALARY RANGE (Depending on Experience): $113,882 – 150,635 annually
We base salary and position offers on experience and an internal equity analysis.
EXCELLENT BENEFITS including 8% 401k Match, a language differential up to
$250/mo. Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) – eligible employment.

Application Deadline: Open until filled. Applications should be received by
September 9, 2022 to be considered for the first round of interview.

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(August 22, 2022) Temporary eDiscovery Paralegals

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For additional information, please see the PDF.

Please email your resume and cover letter to hiring@sohagi.com. No telephone calls please.

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(August 18, 2022) LEGAL SECRETARY - LONG BEACH (HYBRID)

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  • Closing Date for Applications/Resumes – 10/31/22
  • Title of Position/Vacancy – Legal Secretary
  • Name of Contact Person at Firm/Agency – Alex Reed

Please send cover letter and resume to: Dannis Woliver Kelley at 444 W. Ocean Boulevard, Suite 1070, Long Beach, CA 90802 or StaffRecruiting@dwkesq.com.

For additional information, please see the PDF.

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(August 17, 2022) Administrative Assistant UCLA Legal Affairs

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Title: Administrative Assistant UCLA Legal Affairs

Employer: University of California, Los Angeles

3 years of experience, Bachelor’s degree, law firm or legal department experience

Link to apply: https://careers-anothersource.icims.com/jobs/100789/administrative-assistant-ucla-legal-affairs/job

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(August 12, 2022) Litigation Secretary [Los Angeles Area]

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Murphy, Pearson, Bradley & Feeney, P.C., is an equal opportunity employer and offers a professional work environment with a competitive salary and benefit package.

Please review the attached PDF and when ready, please send a resume, your salary range and a list of references to Human Resources at recruiting@mpbf.com.

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(August 6, 2022) Real Estate Legal Assistant Position at Sklar Kirsh

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Real Estate Legal Assistant Position at Sklar Kirsh

  • Which region you would like the posting: Los Angeles County
  • Date of Advertisement: 8/4/2022
  • Closing Date for Applications/Resumes: 10/31/2022
  • Title of Position/Vacancy: Real Estate Legal Assistant
  • Name of Contact Person at Firm/Agency: Pilar Kearney
  • Firm/Agency Contact’s preferred method of contact (e-mail, telephone, etc.) and the applicable telephone number, e-mail address, etc.: E-mail (pkearney@sklarkirsh.com) is the preferred method of contact. HR, Pilar Kearney’s direct number is (310) 845-6416 ext. 4415.

 

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(July 18, 2022) Litigation Secretary Job Opening

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Fagen Friedman & Fulfrost LLP, California’s leading education law firm, seeks an experienced litigation legal secretary to join a collegial team of results-oriented practitioners in our Oakland Office.

OVERVIEW:
The Litigation Legal Secretary will provide legal and administrative support to multiple attorneys. This essential, highly responsible, and accountable position requires the individual to work independently, anticipate needs, be proactive, maintain confidentiality, and demonstrate professionalism. The successful candidate must deliver excellent work and superior service to the Firm and the Firm’s clients. The candidate must also possess strong organizational and time management skills, communicate effectively, and be flexible as demands and priorities change.

REQUIRED duties and experience include:
· Document production and file management
· Extensive experience with e-filing in administrative, state, and federal courts
· Draft, proofread and edit correspondence
· Client interaction/communication with clients, courts, and attorneys
· Knowledge of court rules and civil procedures in State and Federal jurisdictions
· Legal calendaring via Juralaw and other electronic court rule programs
· Management of multiple calendars, appointments, and travel arrangements
· Preparation of travel/expense reimbursements

QUALIFICATIONS:
· High school diploma or GED; Associates/ Bachelor’s degree preferred
· In-depth knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, Coyote timekeeping, and DMS (iManage) or similar software
· 3+ years of experience as a litigation secretary working with multiple attorneys; transactional law and administrative hearing knowledge is a plus

Fagen, Friedman & Fulfrost is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

We strive to reflect the diversity of California’s 6 million+ students, who collectively create a stunning tapestry of race age, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, socioeconomic status, religion, physical and mental ability, and language.

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