Under Armour is all about performance. Because what we make empowers athletes in every form to push themselves, to turn good into great, and to stay hungry for whatever comes next. And this is exactly what we expect from each other.
Working with us means one key thing: no matter what you do, you see every day and every project as a chance to push your field forward. In every store and every office, we build teams where everyone is an MVP. And together we tackle every challenge head on. Because we work to push the gear, the game, and ourselves farther.
We’re looking for people who do more than good work.
We’re looking for the Best in Every Game.
Under Armour is the chosen brand of this generation of athletes... and the athletes of tomorrow. We're about performance - in training and on game day, in blistering heat and bitter cold. Whatever the conditions, whatever the sport, Under Armour delivers the advantage athletes have come to demand.That demand has created an environment of growth. An environment where building a great team is vital. An environment where doing whatever it takes is the baseline and going above and beyond to protect the Brand is commonplace.The world's hungriest athletes live by a code, a pledge to themselves and everyone else: Protect This House... I Will. Our goal is to Build A Great Team! Will YOU…Protect This House?!
Summary: The Senior Paralegal will interface with supported business units in accordance with his/her responsibilities and support in-house counsel in the enforcement of Under Armour’s Trademark and Patent portfolio and review of advertising materials.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Assist with US and foreign Intellectual Property litigation and office proceedings, including collection and review of evidence of use, documents and other materials
Assist with preliminary and online investigations into potential trademark infringements
Assist with drafting legal documents, including cease and desist letters, fame affidavits, and Notices of Opposition
Liaise with outside law firms, vendors and internal business partners as needed for pending enforcement matters
Conduct and analyze U.S. and international product clearance screenings to determine availability of proposed trademarks, taglines, product names, and other consumer facing content
Communicate with internal clients regarding proper use of Intellectual Property in marketing materials and placement on products
Review packaging, point-of-sale, digital content and marketing materials to provide intellectual property clearance and confirm compliance with applicable laws and regulations
Supervise and delegate work to other paralegals and legal assistants
Willingness to work as part of a team and ability to work independently
Strong project management abilities and organizational skills
7-8 years of experience in-house or law firm focusing on intellectual property or marketing
Ability to maintain confidentiality of highly sensitive and confidential material
Detail oriented with the ability to manage multiple priorities
Occasional extra hours may be required during peak times
Education and/or Experience
Undergraduate degree from 4 year college or university required, legal courses a plus
Paralegal experience preferred
At Under Armour, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Under Armour believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.