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Three Things with Travis Holt: Insurance For Startups

In this episode, we talk with Travis Holt, the co-founder of Brush Creek Partners, a commercial insurance and risk management firm in Kansas City, about insurance needs for early-stage companies. We discuss the three core policies SaaS companies need, the current D&O insurance market, and key exclusions to look for in a policy. Read More

Silicon Valley Review: Series Finale

In this episode, we review both Ep5 and Ep6 of Season 6, the final episodes of the season and of the series. We discuss terms of service, decentralized internet, Pied Piper’s original story, and (spoiler alert) our thoughts on the founders’ final decision to sabotage their software. Read More

Insider’s Guide to Finance

Kevin was interviewed by The Insider’s Guide to Finance podcast about properly navigating your company through the stages of financing. Check it out! Read More

Silicon Valley Review S6, Ep5: Hooli Chocolate & Pied Piper Peanut Butter

In this episode, we review S6, Ep5: “Techics” and discuss the legalities of “unmerging” a merger, transferring ownership, and whether or not Pied Piper would be liable for Gavin’s unethical actions as CEO of Hooli.  Read More

Silicon Valley Review S6, Ep4: Cold Ice Cream & Hot Kisses

In this episode, we review S6, Ep4: “Maximizing Alphaness” and discuss Richard’s relationship with Ethan, Jared meeting his birth parents, and Gavin’s book reading. Read More

Silicon Valley Review S6, Ep3: Board v. Shareholder Consent

In this episode, we review S6, Ep3: “Hooli Smokes” and discuss fiduciary duties of board members, notification requirements for emergency board meetings, and the difference between board and shareholder consent.  Read More

Silicon Valley Review S6, Ep2: Maximo’s Valuation & Investment Offer

In this episode, we review S6, Ep2: “Blood Money” and discuss earnouts, the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS), California’s female director requirement, and Maximo’s valuation and investment offer.  Read More

Silicon Valley Review S6, Ep1: Data Privacy

In this episode, we review S6, Ep1: “Artificial Lack of Intelligence” and discuss data privacy. Read More

Vig & Juice Ep.5: PASPA

In this episode, we discuss PASPA, the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act of 1992, including its carveouts and nationalization issues as well sports leagues’ role as enforcers of PASPA. Read More

Preparing for Funding

Preparing For Funding is a series of Office Hours episodes about getting your company’s legal house in order before taking on funding.

Office Hours

Office Hours is our podcast covering general issues related to small businesses and startups.

Silicon Valley Review

In Silicon Valley Review, we review each episode of HBO’s Silicon Valley and discuss how it applies to real startups.

Vig & Juice

Vig & Juice is a podcast discussing the history and legality of gambling and sports betting in the U.S.

Three Things
In Three Things, we ask leaders in the startup and small business community three questions related to their experience with entrepreneurship.
Off the Block

Look for our new Blockchain Podcast coming soon! In the meantime, check out our blogs on blockchain.

Venture Deals Review

Venture Deals Review is a series of Office Hours episodes discussing the seminal book in the venture world, Venture Deals: Be Smarter Than Your Lawyer and Venture Capitalist.