Chapman University B.M., Instrumental Performance, cum laude
Intellectual Property Litigation
Jonathan Ballard specializes in copyright, trademark, trade dress, and patent litigation. Jonathan earned his law degree in 2019 from Loyola Law School, where he was a Technical Editor and published member of the Loyola of Los Angeles Law Review. During law school, Mr. Ballard worked as a judicial extern in the United States District Court for the Honorable R. Gary Klausner and in the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals for the Honorable Sandra S. Ikuta.
United States District Court for the Central District of California
The Proper Application of Nominative Fair Use in Trademark Law: Why International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium, Inc. v. Security University, LLC Sets the Preeminent Standard, 51 Loy. L.A. L. Rev. 523 (2018).
Murphy v. NCAA: The Supreme Court’s Latest Advance in Chemerinsky’s “Federalism Revolution”, 52 Loy. L.A. L. Rev. 173 (2018).