Blake E. Reid

Assistant Clinical Professor
Technology Policy, Telecom Law, Intellectual Property, Disability Law

Wolf Law Building
Robert & Laura Hill Clinical Suite
404 UCB
Boulder, CO  80309-0404
Office: 105V
Phone: (303) 492-0548
E-mail: Blake.Reid@Colorado.EDU

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Educational Background:
LL.M   Georgetown Law   2013   Emphasis in Advocacy, with Distinction
J.D.   University of Colorado   2010   Order of the Coif, Public Service Pledge
B.S.   University of Colorado   2004   Computer Science
Blake E. Reid studies, teaches, and practices in the intersection of law, policy, and technology. He serves as the Director of the Samuelson-Glushko Technology Law & Policy Clinic (TLPC) and the Director of Fellowships and Special Projects at the Silicon Flatirons Center for Law, Technology, and Entrepreneurship. Before joining Colorado Law, he was a staff attorney and graduate fellow in First Amendment and media law at the Institute for Public Representation at Georgetown Law and a law clerk for Justice Nancy E. Rice on the Colorado Supreme Court.

Works In Progress

A Pragmatic Policy Agenda for Internet Accessibility.
Video Accessibility as a Case Study in First Amendment Virality, Presented at Intellectual Property Scholars (Stanford) and Telecommunications Policy Research Conference (George Mason).


Third Party Captioning and Copyright, In collaboration with the Global Initative for Inclusive ICTs, United Nations Global Alliance for ICT and Development.
Keeping Up with the Joneses: The End of Police-Centric Justifications for the Third-Party Doctrine, (online supplement to Privacy Law Scholars Conference).
Substitution Effects: A Problematic Justification for the Third-Party Doctrine of the Fourth Amendment, 8 J. on Telecomm. & High Tech. L. 613.


Fall 2015 Telecommunications Law and Policy LAWS 7241-001
Fall 2015 Technology Law and Policy Clinic LAWS 7809-801
Spring 2015 Technology Law and Policy Clinic LAWS 7809-800
Fall 2014 Technology Law and Policy Clinic LAWS 7809-801
Spring 2014 Technology Law and Policy Clinic LAWS 7809-002
Fall 2013 Technology Law and Policy Clinic LAWS 7809-801