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DANIEL S. B., ESQ.
Chapala Court ? Foothill Ranch, CA
Commercial Transactions, Intellectual Property Licensing, Compliance Initiatives
Accomplished legal professional with over ten years experience in corporate legal organizations within
hightech businesses with demonstrated knowledge and skill in the review, negotiation, and administration
of complex commercial transactions, intellectual property licensing, and conducting M&A due diligence.
• Directed the negotiation of strategic licenses and commercial transactions from origination to closing.
Portfolio of successes includes major deals with HewlettPackard, Nokia and Lexmark.
• Successfully assisted clients in settlement of contractual disputes resulting in millions of dollars of
collective cost savings or cost avoidance.
• Past contributor to hightech companies supporting product lines ranging from wireless
communications and digital imaging to semiconductor wafer manufacturing.
Settlement/Dispute Resolution ? Technology Development Agreements ?Business LitigationManagement
Real Property Agreements/ Leases ?Policies & Procedures Development
Intellectual Property Licensing? Employment Agreements?License/Royalty Administration
M&A Due Diligence? Sales/Marketing/Promotional Agreements ? Compliance Initiatives
DSB Legal Consulting, Foothill Ranch, CA ?/ – Present
Providing InHouse Counsel legal services on a contract basis in the areas of contract review and
negotiation, drafting client policies/procedures, employment law matters and developing client compliance
negotiating new supply agreements/licenses/leases for client vendors and customers with major providers
such as IBM, HewlettPackard and EMC.
Special Counsel, Irvine, CA ?/ – /
Provided inhouse legal services as a Contract Attorney for Contol Components, Inc. CCI, a leading
industrial valve manufacturer client.
? Reviewed and negotiated terms and conditions on all customer proposals and contracts with major
customers such as Bechtel, Flour Daniel and Westinghouse to ensure compliance with CCI’s commercial
guidelines, Foreign Corupt Practices Act FCPA compliance, and parent company risk management
Resources Global Professionals, Costa Mesa, CA ?/ – /
Associate, Legal Services Group
Project based consultant providing client support in contract review and negotiation, drafting client
policies/procedures, internal audit of client legal processes, and assistance in developing client Sarbanes
Oxley compliance programs.
? Assisted on various client engagements supporting businesses ranging from construction supply to
employment background screening.
Broadcom Corporation, Irvine, CA ?/ – /
Directed outbound software licensing for company’s Cable Modem, Satellite Settop Box, Bluetooth,
LAN, Gigabit Ethernet and Wireless semiconductor products; managed customer nondisclosure
agreement program and provided postacquisition integration support for this billion dollar electronic
Drafted and negotiated technology evaluation licenses, software licenses and sale/supply
agreements for the company’s semiconductor products and software.
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Experian Information Solutions, Inc., Costa Mesa, CA ? / – /
Provided contract review, drafting and negotiation for customer enagements for this industry leader
focused on credit scoring, financial modeling, and fraud prevention products.
? Coordinated the negotiation and finalization credit scoring and modeling services agreements for
company’s financial services, credit/collection and portfolio management customers.
? Identified and resolved contractual risk with legal counsel and regulatory departments to ensure
compliance with consumer privacy issues related to the Fair Credit Reporting Act FCRA, the Gramm
LeachBliley Act GLBA and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act HIPAA.
Conexant Systems, Inc., Newport Beach, CA ? / – /
Supported the inhouse legal needs of the Personal Imaging and Wireless Communications Divisions of
this multimillion dollar semiconductor design company.
? Managed company’s multimillion dollar V./V. Patent License Agreement with PCTel, Inc.
Part of Chairman’s Award Team responsible for the successful spinoff and IPO of Conexant
Systems, Inc. from Rockwell International Corporation.
Directed outside counsel, coordinated discovery requests, and managed legal expenses in the
matter of Peerless Systems, Inc. v. Conexant Systems, Inc.
? Provided backup support of Export Compliance function for EAR/ITAR/OFAC clearance.
Structural Composites Industries, Pomona, CA ? / – /
Contracts and Purchasing Manager
Managed contracts and purchasing functions of this industry leader for compositewrapped pressure vessel
products, administering contracts for both commercial and government DoD/NASA applications.
? Reviewed and approved company proposals to assure conformance with customer requirements.
Career Notes: Additional professional history includes role of Purchasing Assistant, AirtoAir
Subcontracts department for Ford Aerospace and Communications Corporation, and Senior DoD
Subcontracts Administrator for Lockheed Aircraft Service Company, and Contract Administrator, West
Coast Contracts, Integraph Corporation. Details upon request.
Juris Doctor Intellectual Property Law Emphasis, Whittier Law School, Costa Mesa, CA
Awards: CALI Award for Licensing and Technology Law
Master of Business Administration, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, CA
Bachelor of Science, Operations Management, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
Certificate in Contract Management, University of California, Irvine, CA
Settlement Agreements Practice Tips for Every Lawyer, Orange County Lawyer
Magazine, October Vol. No. , Page
Confidentiality Agreements – What Every Business Lawyer Should Know, Orange County Lawyer
Magazine, October , Vol. No. , Page
Member of the Bar, State of California, admitted Bar License No.
Also admitted to practice before the United States District Court Central District of California
Real Estate Broker, California Department of Real Estate – License No.
Member, Orange County, CA Bar Association
Member, American Bar Association