About the Role
As a trademark paralegal at New Balance, you will provide the Senior Counsel for Brand Enforcement and the Legal Department with support in all aspects of trademark maintenance, brand enforcement, and contract drafting. This role has a high level of independence and will be expected to routinely utilize keen judgment and problem solving in a dynamic team environment.
Manage full docket of litigation and administrative actions with a strong focus in China
Assist with online brand and counterfeit enforcement programs with third party vendors and use relevant tools throughout various regions
Perform and analyze preliminary common law searches and global trademark searches for clearance purposes using Saegis and other online search tools
Conducting quality control reviews of trademarks, logos, and graphics on product, packaging and advertising
Manage the Company’s domain portfolio by assisting with registering domains, ownership transfers and domain takedowns
Review global trademark watch notices and instruct outside counsel on oppositions, non-cancellation actions and invalidation actions
Work with customs authorities, law enforcement agencies and legal representatives throughout the world to identify and prevent the sale of counterfeit and copycat product, both online and offline
About the Company
Since 1906, New Balance has empowered people through sport and craftsmanship to create positive change in communities around the world. We innovate fearlessly, guided by our core values and driven by the belief that conventions were meant to be challenged. We foster a culture in which every associate feels welcomed and respected, where leaders and creatives are inspired to shape the world of tomorrow by taking bold action today. At New Balance, We Got Now.