Full-Time

Senior Corporate Counsel

Intellectual Property

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PlayStation Global

PlayStation Global

1,001-5,000 employees

Develops gaming consoles and accessories

Hardware
Consumer Software

Senior

San Mateo, CA, USA

Requirements
  • At least 12 years of experience with trademark and copyright issues, with at least 2 years in a law firm.
  • JD or LLM degree from top law school; CA bar membership preferred.
  • Qualified for and quickly acquire a Registered In-House Counsel status in California and the willingness to maintain that status during employment.
Responsibilities
  • Advising business teams on trademark clearance, selection, and filing strategies.
  • Working with in-house paralegals and outside counsel, overseeing prosecution of trademark applications and maintenance of registrations.
  • Managing trademark oppositions and related disputes and advising business teams as needed.
  • Drafting, negotiating, and advising on trademark and copyright agreements, including licenses, assignments, co-existence agreements, and settlements.
  • Supporting copyright protection practices and domain name registration initiatives.
  • Advising on trademark, copyright, and domain name aspects of transactions and managing post-closing integration.
  • Educating other members of Legal and the company on IP considerations by providing trainings and contributing to the development and publication and dissemination of resources.

PlayStation offers a range of gaming consoles, accessories, and immersive experiences, including the PS5 console, DualSense controllers with haptic feedback, and the PS VR2 with 4K HDR visuals, known for delivering cutting-edge gaming technology and experiences to millions of fans worldwide. The main technologies used in the products include haptic feedback, 4K HDR visuals, and state-of-the-art graphics.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Foster City, California

Founded

1994

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-13%

1 year growth

-26%

2 year growth

-24%

Benefits

Health and wellness: Medical (PPO, HDHP, and HMO), dental, vision, disability, employee assistance program, flexible spending accounts, health savings account, student loan repayment assistance, education reimbursement program, wellness reimbursement, identity theft protection, basic and voluntary life and AD&D insurance, business travel accident insurance, 4.5% 401(k) match, commuter program, additional voluntary programs (group legal, pet insurance, auto and home insruance), onsite flu shots and biometric screenings

Family and time off: 12 paid holidays, generous PTO, paid parental leave, adoption assistance program, 529 college savings plan match, back-up child care, parental and elder care coaching

Perks: Sony product discounts, passport perks program, monthly $10 Playstation Network voucher, employee referral bonus, game launch events