Kane heads up Keltie’s Trade Mark Paralegals, Administrators and IP Renewal specialists. As part of this function Kane oversees all aspects of Trade Mark prosecution from filing through to renewal. Kane facilitates the review of in-house workflows and implements updates to ensure best practice of the internal database system. A core part of the strategic review of Keltie’s Trade Mark management services involves assessing emerging technologies and implementing automation to best fit the business.
Kane was co-opted to the Chartered Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys (CITMA) Paralegal Course Working Group in 2016 and regularly lectures on the course. He is also a member of the CITMA Paralegal Committee and is currently serving a second term as the Paralegal Representative on CITMA Council. Kane is also a member the International Trade Mark Associations (INTA) Trade Mark Administrator Committee.
Kane joined Keltie in 2014. He has over 15 years' experience working for a number of specialist IP law firms.