Intellectual Property/TM Lawyer

Play’n GO leads the global Gaming Entertainment industry with an unrivalled ability to play nice with others while supplying cutting-edge casino games and bespoke back-office solutions. Thanks to our ever-passionate creative and technical chops, we keep growing. Are you game?

We are looking for an Intellectual Property/TM Lawyer to join our growing team in our Malta office

Main responsibilities: 

  • This is a role for an experienced industry lawyer who can hit the ground running on UKIPO and EUIPO matters.

Job Description:

  • Apply expert-level knowledge of trademark and copyright issues, opportunities and best practices for enforcement in online and physical channels.
  • Is responsible for all trademark and copyright-related activities for multiple business segments, including training, branding, risk assessment, prosecution, maintenance and enforcement, in a fast-paced environment.
  • Actively manages the company’s intellectual property worldwide, in collaboration with external counsel and internal stakeholders, including maintaining the company’s trademarks, conducting patent and trademark searches, and providing opinions regarding trademarks and patents. Gains a solid understanding of Play’n GO’s intellectual property, products and businesses, goals and challenges, and identifies and successfully executes appropriate IP strategies, procedures to achieve those goals and minimise those challenges, as well as to protect, develop and maintain he worldwide intellectual property rights of Play’n GO.
  • Willing to work on the smallest and simplest, as well as the most complex, IP matters faced by Play’n GO.
  • Managing and assisting external counsel on trademark, copyright and related matters litigation, including oppositions before EUIPO.
  • Review and manage outside counsel work to ensure the work, methodology, strategy and costs meet expectations.
  • Trains members of the business in IP matters and best practices.
  • Identifies opportunities to enforce/monetise IP rights against infringers.
  • Manages competition monitoring/IP landscaping in key technology areas.
  • Drafts and negotiates IP-related agreements (e.g., licensing or collaboration agreements).
  • Coordinate with outside counsel to prepare and prosecute patent applications internationally. Pre-patent filing reviews
  • Commercial contract negotiation
  • Other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

  • IP/TM lawyer with a minimum of 4 years PQE experience
  • Technical interest and understanding
  • Patent experience is desirable, but most important is the aptitude and appetite to do such work

Preferences: ADDITIONAL ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE POSITION:

  • Ability to work under fast-paced conditions
  • Ability to make decisions and use good judgement
  • Ability to prioritise various duties and multitask as required

We are looking for team players that thrive in a dynamic environment. Moreover we believe you are an enthusiastic, humble and sociable person who will contribute to maintain the positive and stimulating atmosphere that characterises Play‘n GO. We expect you to be very passionate about what you do and to see this as more than just a job but also a passion. We are offering you a challenging opportunity where you can develop both personally as well as professionally.

Get in here. We need your mojo, your moxie and your beautiful mind. You were made to make a difference and you can do that here. You will be rewarded with challenges. You will thrive in secret and in collaboration. Together, we will amplify enthusiasm, add skillsets and exceed expectations. And quickly. This industry works fast. Are you game? Tell us about your superpowers. 

 Apply here: https://talenthub.playngo.com/ Please note that the position will remain open until the right candidate crushes it. 

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Sliema, Malta

The Point Shopping Mall
TP 01 Tas-Sliema Directions info@playngo.com View page

Who We Want

Everybody is looking for the best and the brightest, but that’s not the only thing we’re about here at Play’n GO. We’re looking for enthusiastic, hardworking people dedicated to reaching new heights and pushing themselves to the next level.

Just as important, we’re looking for the right people to fit into our family here. We want fun-loving, energetic individuals who want to work in an exciting, active environment surrounded by like-minded people.

Sound like you? Of course, it does! Check out our vacancies and find your perfect position today!

 

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