Talks

Representative speaking engagements

“CFPB Prepaid Proposed Rule and Virtual Currency” — National Forum on Crypto, Virtual & Digital Currency and Payment Systems, Chicago, June 2015

“The Extension of Regulation E Protections to ‘Prepaid’ Accounts”— National Forum on Prepaid Card Compliance, San Francisco, May 2015

“Better to Ask Forgiveness than Ask Permission? Start-ups and Disruptive Business Models” — University of Texas Technology Law Conference, Austin, May 2015

“Beyond the Blockchain” — EFF Austin, February 2015

“Digital and Virtual Currencies Currently Available and On the Horizon”—National Forum on Virtual & Digital Currency and Payment Systems, Chicago, November 2014

“New and Emerging Payment Platforms, Including Mobile, Virtual Currency and Cryptocurrencies” — Prepaid Card Compliance Conference, Chicago, October 2014

“The Latest FinCEN Initiatives” — Emerging Payment Systems Conference, Washington, DC, September 2014

“The Investment Perspective on Digital and Virtual Currencies” — National Forum on Virtual & Digital Currency and Payment Systems, Chicago, June 2014

“Digital Money” — University of Texas Technology Law Conference, Austin, May 2014

“Emerging Payment Systems: Legal, Regulatory and Compliance Considerations for New Technologies and Evolving Products” — Prepaid Card Compliance Conference, Washington, January 2014

“Compliance with FinCEN’s Initiatives” — Prepaid Card Compliance Conference, San Francisco, October 2013

“Developing, Implementing and Maintaining AML Compliance Programs” — Prepaid Card Compliance Conference, San Francisco, October 2012

“Master Class on Credit, Debit and Prepaid Cards” — Emerging Payments Conference, Washington, September 2012

“Data Security Breaches: Lessons Learned from Major Hacks” — Univesity of Texas Technology Law Conference, Austin, May 2012

“Evolving Products and Their Impact on the Industry” — Emerging Payments Conference, San Francisco, April 2012

“Technology, Convergence, and the Future of Payments Regulation” — Texas Department of Banking Strategic Planning Meeting, January 2012

“Payments Law” — University of Texas Technology Law Conference, Austin, May 2011

“Big Tech, Bank Regulation and the Future of Payments” — Prepaid Card Compliance Conference, Washington, DC, January 2011

“When the Law Lags Behind the Technology” — Emerging Payments Conference, Washington, DC, November 2010

“AML Compliance in Prepaid Card Programs” — Money Transmitter Regulators Association Conference, Burlington, Vermont, September 2008

“AML Compliance in Prepaid Card Programs” — Conference of State Bank Supervisors, Amelia Island, Florida, May 2008

“Technology Transactions Toolkit” — University of Texas Technology Law Conference, Austin, June 2005

“Ethics Issues in the Post-Sarbanes-Oxley Environment” — State Bar of Texas, Austin, June 2009

“Privacy Liability Gotchas” — University of Texas Technology Law Conference, Austin, May 2004

“Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002: Reporting and Disclosure Requirements” — Representing Corporations in a Changed Environment, University of Houston Law Center, Houston and Dallas, November 2002

“Raising Capital in Entrepreneurial Ventures” — Advising Small Businesses and Start-Ups, University of Houston Law Foundation, Houston, April 2002

“Raising Capital for Small to Medium-Sized Businesses,” Advising Small Businesses and Start-Ups, University of Houston Law Foundation, Dallas and Houston, April 2002

“Venture Capital Transactions” — University of Texas Law School Securities Law Conference, Dallas, February 1999