Daniel Nathan Ballard

Also known as Dan Ballard

Daniel Nathan Ballard

Intellectual Property Law Attorney

Sacramento, CA





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About Me

Sacramento patent attorney and trademark, copyright, e-commerce attorney.  Daniel Ballard serves as outside corporate counsel for small to medium-sized businesses. In addition to general business transactional advice, he focuses on providing intellectual property advice and, if necessary, litigation and proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. As a patent attorney, he works to...

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Practice Areas

Client Reviews

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Very informative and patient.

Posted by: Ali about 1 month ago.

I would certainly recommend Mr. Ballard to those of us who come across online conflicts and cyber bullying, but more so I would also recommend this...

Thank you

Posted by: a client 8 months ago.

Clearly explained the legalese on a portion of an employment agreement dealing with intellectual property. Mr. Ballard explained his take on it in...
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Showing 2 of 42 peer endorsements

Hovanes Margarian
Hovanes Margarian

Glendale, CA

21 days ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer.
Christopher James Day
Christopher Day

Baton Rouge, LA

About 1 month ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I fully endorse Mr. Ballard. It is quite clear that he has an extensive knowledge of the law, particularly in the area of intellectual property.
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2002 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 06/17/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2006 – 2008

Bullivant Houser Bailey PC


Showing 1 of 3 degrees

2001 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific


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2013 AV Preeminent Rated in Legal Ability and Ethical Standards



Showing 1 of 7 association entries

2002- present Member

American Intellectual Property Law Association

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Showing 2 of 2 publications

2009 International Intellectual Property Protection

Sacramento Lawyer

2007 Signs, Signs, Everywhere There's Signs

Sacramento Lawyer

Speaking Engagements

Showing 2 of 4 occasions

2007 Patent law

at Business End of Patents

2004 Digital music issues

at Fourth Annual Pacific Music Business Symposium

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