Fantasy Sports & Gaming
Vig & Juice Ep.6: HB 2070 & HB 1121

In this episode, we discuss the two sports betting bills proposed in this year’s legislative session, HB 2070 and HB 1121, which sought to legalize sports betting in Texas, and we share our predictions for when sports betting could realistically be legalized in Texas. 


General Business
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.


General Business
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.


Corporate Governance
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!


Funding & Capital Raising
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. 


General Business
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.


Corporate Governance
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. 


Funding & Capital Raising
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. 


General Business
Silicon Valley Review S6, Ep1: Data Privacy

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


Fantasy Sports & Gaming
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.