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Last week I wrote about how the United States is close to approaching the tipping…

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Is Cannabis Banking on the Horizon in California?

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Keep your head up for infringers. Given the dramatic increase in the number of cease…

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Are Others Trading on Your Goodwill? Monitor Your Marijuana Trademarks.

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The tax outlook for California canna manufacturers isn’t all bad. We previously identified a number…

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California Sales Tax: Good News for the Cannabis Manufacturer

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…of about a million frequently asked questions. We’ve previously written a lot about commercial leasing…

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California Commercial Cannabis Leasing: Top 5 FAQs

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Welcome back to “California Cannabis: Scams and Schemes of the Week.” We are publishing this…

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California Cannabis: Scams and Schemes of the Week, Part 3

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Protecting and monetizing intellectual property (IP) in the cannabis industry is an important but challenging…

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Free Webinar May 17! Intellectual Property in the Cannabis Industry

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Audits are not usually met with open arms. More often than not, these invasive exercises…

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Employer Audits for Cannabis Businesses

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We wrote a few months ago about proposed changes to California’s rules governing temporary events,…

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High Times Fails to Meet Requirements for Cannabis Event Permit

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Yesterday, we received a call from Congressman Earl Blumenauer’s office here in Portland, Oregon. The…

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Dreaming of an Oregon-California Cannabis Exchange

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California and the Feds are an odd couple in canna law enforcement. When the Cole…

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California Cannabis: an Unlikely Convergence of Enforcement Priorities

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Are the glory days of hemp returning? Senator Mitch McConnel (R-KY) recently introduced S.2667, a bill…

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Legal Hemp: Coming Soon Nationwide?

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California has 58 counties and 482 incorporated cities across the state, each with the option…

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California Cannabis Countdown: Town of Truckee

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So it goes with Oregon hemp. In the past six to twelve months, we have…

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Industrial Hemp: Oregon and Interstate Sales

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Let’s hope so, when it comes to prohibition. The election of Donald Trump as president…

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Federal Cannabis Prohibition: Is The End Finally Near?

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Licensing agreements can get complicated. Start with who owns what. We’ve written extensively about the…

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Cannabis Intellectual Property Licensing: How to Avoid Litigation

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There are no shortage of employment laws related to cannabis businesses. Cannabis businesses, as part…

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Oregon Cannabis Wage and Hour Basics: Final Paychecks

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Alameda and Marin Counties are moving ahead, slowly. Our offices in San Francisco and Los…

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Cannabis Countdown Update: Alameda and Marin Counties

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Welcome back to “California Cannabis: Scams and Schemes of the Week.” We are publishing this…

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California Cannabis: Scams and Schemes of the Week, Part 2

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Not just yet. Two of the biggest buzzwords of 2018 have been cyrptocurrency and cannabis….

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Cryoptocurrency and Cannabis: A Difficult Relationship

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Martin Sheen? Or Cory Gardner? Either way, good news! In January 2018, Cory Gardner, Colorado’s…

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BREAKING NEWS: Trump Makes “States Rights” Cannabis Deal, Sessions Back in Doghouse