Dale B. Halling is a patent attorney, with a BSEE, an MS in Physics, and a JD. Dale runs a legal practice in Colorado Springs, where he has done work for Fortune 500 companies, startups, and individual inventors protecting their inventions in the United States and around the world. He is the author of The Decline and Fall of the American Entrepreneur: How Little Known Laws and Regulations are Killing Innovation. He and his wife, Kaila Halling, are coauthors of the novel Pendulum of Justice, published in August 2013. Dale B. Halling is a named inventor on nine patents.