Tech On Reg Podcast

Tech On Reg Podcast

Latest Episodes

What Have the Regulators Been Up To?
February 01, 2022

On this episode, Dara sits down with Manny Newburger, Adjunct Professor of Consumer Law at UT Austin School of Law and VP of Barron and Newburger, to discuss what the CFPB and FTC have been up to the

Regulation & Innovation in California
January 18, 2022

The California Department of Financial Protection and Innovation (DFPI) officially launched in 2021. Already dubbed the “mini-CFPB,” on this episode, Dara speaks with two experts and California native

What’s up with Web 3.0?
October 05, 2021

Recent discussions around data privacy, “fake news”, bots, - not to mention the almost daily revelations about hacks, data and identity theft, have MADE IT CRYSTAL CLEAR that today’s Internet has some

The Fintech Diversity Radar
September 21, 2021

Diversity, equity and inclusion remain challenging for the fintech community and financial services as a whole. Despite significant strides and efforts being made over the years, the COVID-19 pandemic

2021 SexTech Update
September 07, 2021

SexTech has seen a massive acceleration in our post pandemic world. Slowly but surely, the industry is moving from vice to mainstream, though the regulatory environment, existing laws, and pre-conceiv

AI Regulation – What is the EU up to?
May 28, 2021

The ethics of artificial intelligence has been a hotly debated topic for years. With the data science community often torn about the proper uses of AI, many industry participants are left scratching t

Crypto Opportunity Zones
May 05, 2021

So what does crypto have to do with opportunity zones? Join host Dara Tarkowski, guest host Randy Rivera, executive director of FinTEx and co-founder of keen advisors and Jimmy Odom, co-founder of Bit

What’s so nifty about NFTs?
April 06, 2021

NFTs, or non-fungible tokens, are presently all the rage. Is this newest blockchain application the future of collection and distribution of digital assets or just more hype? Blockchain professor, Lam

Robinhood, Reddit and the SEC – Whats the Impact?
March 16, 2021

What do you get when you combine determined retail investors on Reddit, hedge funds and an easy to use trading app? Look no further than the GameStop trading frenzy of January 2021. On this episode, w

Payments and Patent Trolls
February 24, 2021

Many of us have heard the term. Fewer of us know about how the cottage industry of patent trolls operate. Dara sits down with Michael Switzer, Head of the Intellectual Property practice group at Actua