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Patent Agent - Intellectual Property - LEG0000670

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Position Overview:This position will report directly to an Intellectual Property Counsel in GM's Legal and Public Policy Department. This person will prepare and prosecute US patent applications and assist with foreign patent prosecution. The successful candidate will supplement exceptional patent prosecution skills with a demonstrated understanding of complex product development. Responsibilities primarily include patent drafting, patent portfolio development and review (in conjunction with IP Counsel), patent prosecution (office actions and appeals), and possibly post-grant proceedings. Other responsibilities may include patentability searches and assisting IP Counsel with infringement analysis.Subject Matter Requirements: Reviewing invention disclosures and advising clients on patentability issuesDrafting and prosecuting patent applications, including supporting foreign prosecutionConducting prior art searches and state-of-the-art searches Department Overview:As a member of the GM Legal & Public Policy Department, the Patent Agent will strive to be a role model for the Company by delivering high performance legal services with high integrity. The GM LPPD’s objectives are to deliver timely, best-in-class business advisory and legal services in close collaboration with business partners to accomplish their objectives while simultaneously protecting GM’s high standards of legal, ethical, and financial integrity. Each member of the LPPD, including the Patent Agent, is expected to adhere to these standards:Workplace and Product SafetyCompliance & EthicsStrategic PartneringResponsive & AccountableReal-time Transparency and CommunicationSuperior Work Product QualityStrong Work EthicControlling CostsCompany and Industry KnowledgeTeamworkCommunity Involvement and Professional DevelopmentQualifications & Experience:Admitted and in good standing to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Minimum 4-5 years’ patent experience with a focus on patent preparation and prosecution, preferably with a mix of law firm, in-house, university and/or government experienceWhile experience in the automotive industry is strongly preferred, a successful candidate will have expertise in IP relevant to automotive engineering, powertrain development, and/or telematics/connectivityExcellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills Education Requirements: Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a scientific or engineering (electrical and mechanical are desirable) discipline is requiredThe policy of General Motors is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or veteran status. Additionally, General Motors is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, email us at In your email, please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting as well as the job title and requisition number of the position for which you are applying.

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General Motors Company (GM) designs, manufactures, and markets cars, crossovers, trucks, and automobile parts worldwide. The company markets its vehicles primarily under the Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, GMC, Opel, Holden, and Vauxhall brand names, as well as under the Alpheon, Jiefang, Baojun, and Wuling brand names. It also sells cars and trucks to dealers for consumer retail sales, as well as to fleet customers, including daily rental car companies, commercial fleet customers, leasing companies, and governments. In addition, the company offers connected safety, security and mobility solutions, and information technology services. The company, through its subsidiary, General Motors Financial Company, Inc. provides automotive financing services and lease products through GM dealerships in connection with the sale of used and new automobiles that target customers with sub-prime and prime credit bureau scores. The company was founded in 1908 and is based in Detroit, Michigan.

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