The Legal Specialist is responsible for providing support to legal issues relating to company business, intellectual property, product liability, and labor law.
Review and update standard contract templates while identifying terms or clauses in agreements that represent potential compliance, liability or other risks to the Company.
Review correspondence concerning contracts and respond as necessary within approved scope of responsibility.
Conduct research on legal related issues.
Assist in all legal matters for Company’s various branches and subsidiaries, including those located outside the United States.
Interpret laws, rulings and regulations and determine how they apply to Company.
Research and advise on product regulatory issues.
Work closely with outsourced lawyers on legal claims and projects.
Assist with contract drafting, administration and tracking of key legal provisions.
Maintain accurate contract records and files for better reporting accuracy.
Handle product liability claims, and coordinate with TPA and related departments on product highlighted issues, litigation cases, and recalls.
Coordinate with outsourced lawyer and related departments on trademark and patent related registration processes and infringement issues.
Record legal related costs, provide analysis, and control budget.
Misc. projects requested on an as-needed basis.