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Babette E. Boliek, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Law

Office: School of Law (SOL)

  • Ph.D., University of California, Davis, 2007
  • J.D., Columbia University, 1998
  • B.A., California State University, Chico

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Professor Boliek earned her B.A. with distinction from California State University, Chico, her J.D. from Columbia University School of Law and her Ph.D. in Economics from the University of California, Davis. While at Columbia, she was both a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar and a John M. Olin Fellow for Law and Economics. Her doctoral and subsequent research and writing focuses on the theoretical and quantitative analysis of legal issues in the fields of administrative, antitrust, and communications law with particular emphasis on the effects of regulations on the U.S. telecommunication industry. Professor Boliek clerked for the Honorable Michael B. Mukasey of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York and is admitted to practice in the State of New York.



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Forthcoming Articles

  • Babette E.L. Boliek, Antitrust, Regulation, and the New Rules of Sports Telecasts, HASTINGS L.J. (forthcoming 2013).
  • Articles

  • Babette E.L. Boliek, Agencies in Crises?: An Examination of State and Federal Agency Emergency Powers, 81 FORDHAM L. REV. 3339 (2013) SSRN HeinOnline
  • Babette Boliek, Antitrust, Regulation and the "New Rules" of Sports Telecasts, 65 HASTINGS L.J. 501 (2013) SSRN
  • Babette E.L. Boliek, FCC Regulation Versus Antitrust: How Net Neutrality Is Defining the Boundaries, 52 B.C. L. REV. 1627 (2011) SSRN HeinOnline
  • Babette E.L. Boliek, Wireless Net Neutrality Regulation and the Problem with Pricing: An Empirical, Cautionary Tale, 16 MICH. TELECOMM. TECH. L. REV. 1 (2009) SSRN HeinOnline
  • Popular Press

  • Babette E.L. Boliek, Speaker, Antitrust, Regulation and the New Rules of Sports Telecasts, Southeastern Association of Law Schools Annual Meeting, Palm Beach, Florida (Aug. 2013).
  • Babette E.L. Boliek, Net Neutrality and International Law, Albany Law School (Apr. 2011).
  • Babette E.L. Boliek, The Law of Disaster, Southeastern Association of Law Schools Conference (July 2011).
  • Babette E.L. Boliek, Net Neutrality and the Boundaries of Regulation, Willamette University School of Law (Sept. 2010).
  • Babette E.L. Boliek, Public Utility Regulation in Wireless: A Failed Experiment, Speaker, Information Economy Project Conference, From Monopoly to Competition or Competition to Monopoly? U.S. Broadband Markets in 2013, George Mason University School of Law, Arlington, Virginia (Apr. 2013).

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