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Practice Areas

Dan counsels emerging and established businesses in all areas of IP and technology development, including patent, trademark, export control, licensing, copyright, trade secret, and unfair competition; technology procurement and transfer; computer software and hardware licensing; patent and trademark infringement, validity and right-to-use studies; preparation and prosecution of domestic and foreign patent and trademark applications; E-commerce; domain name protection; and entertainment and the arts. Dan also focuses on manufacturing, franchises, and China initiatives. Dan was elected to the Indianapolis City-County Council in Nov. 2019.

Career

Brinks Gilson & Lione, 1987-1997; Indiana State Medical Association, 1986-1987; Indiana Office of Attorney General, 1984-1986

Professional Memberships

Indianapolis Bar Association; Indiana State Bar Association; American Bar Association; American Intellectual Property Law Association; International Trademark Association

Publications

"Scandalous or Satisfactory? How New Trademarks Can Test the Boundaries," The Indiana Lawyer, July 3, 2019; "IP audits, management programs have value," The Indiana Lawyer, April 17, 2017; Co-author, Common Sense Guide to Copyright Online

Personal

Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, J.D., 1987; Purdue University Krannert School of Management, B.S.I.M., Engineering Option, 1983