Job Title:Supervisory Clerk, Hearings
Department:Department Of Commerce
Agency:Patent and Trademark Office
Job Announcement Number:PTAB-2013-0009
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|$89,033.00 to $115,742.00 / Per Year|
|Friday, July 12, 2013 to Sunday, July 28, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Career/Career-Conditional appointment in the Competitive Service. - This is a Full-Time, Permanent,|
|1 vacancy -
Alexandria, VA, USView Map|
WHO MAY APPLY:
Applications will be accepted from all United States Citizens and Nationals. This position is also being announced under the USPTO's Merit Promotion Program. The job announcement number is PTAB-2013-0003.
This position is located at the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) which hears and decides appeals from adverse decisions of examiners concerning applications for patents; determines priority and patentability of inventions in interferences; conducts Inter Partes Reviews, Post Grant Reviews, proceedings under the Transitional Program for Covered Business Methods Patents, and Derivation Proceedings; and makes final determinations in the U. S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) as to questions of priority and patentability.
The position reports directly to the Chief Clerk of the Board for the PTAB and is responsible for managing all oral hearings for appeals, interferences, and other trial proceedings, ensuring proper coordination with Lead Judges.
Work for the largest Intellectual Property Rights Firm in the United States - United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office have been serving the economic interests of America for more than 200 years. We are responsible for granting US intellectual property rights for patents and trademarks. Our efforts have provided inventors exclusive rights over their discoveries. It's an effort that continues to contribute to a strong global economy, to encourage investment in innovation and to cultivate an entrepreneurial spirit for the 21st century. The USPTO is headquartered in Alexandria, Virginia, and has over 9,500 employees, including engineers, scientists, attorneys, analysts, IT specialists, etc. all dedicated to accomplishing the USPTO’s mission, vision, strategic goals and guiding principles. For more information about the USPTO, please visit the USPTO Careers Website.
- You must be a U.S. Citizen or National.
- Your resume and question responses must demonstrate the job-related KSAs.
- You must meet the definition of specialized experience.