August 2, 2017
Securities and Exchange Commission
100 F Street, N.E.
Washington, D.C. 20549
|Re:||Black Ridge Oil & Gas, Inc.|
|Registration Statement on Form S-1|
|(File No. 333-218191)|
Ladies and Gentlemen:
Pursuant to Rule 461 promulgated under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, Black Ridge Oil & Gas, Inc. (the “Company”) hereby requests that the above-referenced Registration Statement on Form S-1 (the “Registration Statement”) be made effective at 2:00 p.m., Washington D.C. time, on August 3, 2017, or as soon thereafter as practicable.
Very truly yours,
/s/ Ken DeCubellis
Chief Executive Officer
cc: Jill R. Radloff (Stinson Leonard Street LLP)