B.S., Economics, Lehigh University
J.D., University of New Hampshire School of Law
LL.M., University of New Hampshire School of Law
Chris Reed is vice president of content protection for 21st Century Fox in Los Angeles. In this role he manages the development and implementation of strategies to protect the company’s film and television content from infringement and piracy worldwide.
Prior to joining Fox, Chris served as senior advisor for policy and special projects at the U.S. Copyright Office. In that capacity he advised the Register of Copyrights on a variety of issues relating to copyright law and policy, technology, and the Office’s registration and recordation systems. Chris previously served as an attorney in the Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice, where he worked principally on matters relating to the entertainment and media industries, including United States’ investigation of the proposed Google Book Search Settlement Agreement and the investigation of the joint venture between Comcast Corporation and NBC-Universal, Inc.
In law school Chris served as editor-in-chief of IDEA®: The Intellectual Property Law Review. After graduation, Chris served as a law clerk to the Honorable Steven J. McAuliffe, Chief Judge of the U.S. District Court for the District of New Hampshire.
Chris also serves as an advisor to Orangenius, an online platform dedicated to helping artists succeed at the business of creativity. He is also a frequent contributor to the company's two online publications: Art Law Journal and Artrepreneur.