Why Marijuana Compliance is Important

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One of the biggest advantages to legalization in Canada is the advantage of marijuana compliance. Despite the Canadian cannabis industry being in its infancy, marijuana compliance has already either failed to prevent defects (as was the case with Redecan) or was flatly ignored (the situation with Bonify). As advocates for legalization, it is important to remember why marijuana compliance is important. Marijuana Compliance Ensures Security.

Harborside & Nor Cal Opinions. Dispensaries, Don’t Despair. There Are Solutions

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280E to cannabis dispensaries. The first Harborside case rejected the manner in which the two dispensaries determined Cost of Goods Sold (“COGS”). 471 should be used by a cannabis dispensary to determine COGS. Prohibition on Packaging and Labeling by a Retailer.

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Are You Compliant? A Guide to California’s Cannabis Product Packaging Rules for 2018

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Last week, we spoke about the importance of child resistant packaging to California’s regulations for cannabis packaging. The Importance of Child-Resistant Marijuana Packaging. Child-resistant packaging is the centerpiece of California’s cannabis regulations and rightfully so.

Canadian Licensed Producer Aphria Opens Dispensary in Jamaica

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According to Cannabis Business Times , Aphria – one of Canada’s biggest licensed producers of medical and recreational marijuana – recently opened a dispensary in Kingston, Jamaica. “An states, providing medical marijuana through dispensaries. But establishing facilities and retail shops requires compliance, organization and security. WeedAdvisor facilitates these functions and more through its diverse packages of business solutions.

Meet the man budding to smash diabetes with cannabis therapy

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A skeptic all his life, it was not until Martin Tindall walked around a Colorado dispensary and saw firsthand how cannabis could lengthen and save lives did he become a believer.

Malta: Cannabis smokers will register with State under proposed reform

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Countries which legalised cannabis in recent years have each implemented various models, ranging from market liberalisation, with private operators running ‘cannabis clubs’ where each patron is granted a limited amount of cannabis, to a nationalised dispensary system. Malta Today reports.

It’s Not Easy Being Green

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For example, D’Loraine Miranda announced proud news on February 4, 2020: “ Bare Market, Toronto’s Package-Free Shop, is Finally Open and here’s what you need to know about the incredible new space.” From patron to manufacturer, to dispensary what can they do?

Vape Related Illnesses

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The main concern with the individuals that have contracted a respiratory illness from e-cigarettes is that they were purchased illegally from the black market and not from a licensed shop and/or dispensary.

Cannabis Sustainability: Scope and Solutions

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“For better or worse, you won’t see organic cannabis at your dispensary or offered by your delivery service any time soon. By leveraging designations like Hollie’s Beyond Compliant certification, dispensary buyers have a clearer picture of the farm’s environmental practices.

Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority announces legislative changes to program

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“OMMA(Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority) has reinstituted a project management structure to ensure compliance and timely implementation of the changes,” said Tom Bates, Interim Commissioner of Health. It also authorizes licensed dispensaries to sell to other licensed dispensaries.

What Are The New Changes Made By The Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority In 2019?

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For businesses, a few new rules apply as well, including: Certificate of compliance requirement – When applying for a business, certificates of compliance must be included for zoning in their jurisdictions as well as compliance of waste, building, and fire code.

Weekly Legislative Roundup 3/22

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Lawmakers in Connecticut have introduced a package of bills specific legalizing and regulating the use and sale of marijuana by adults, and facilitating equity in the industry. Welcome to the latest edition of NORML’s Weekly Legislative Roundup! The U.S.

Weekly Legislative Roundup 3/29

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Lawmakers in Connecticut have introduced a package of bills specific legalizing and regulating the use and sale of marijuana by adults and facilitating equity in the industry. Welcome to the latest edition of NORML’s Weekly Legislative Roundup! The U.S.

Details of Mexico’s Cannabis Draft Legislation Emerge

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Dispensaries have to display their licenses, only allow adults to enter and cannot sell products exceeding the regulatory THC/CBD limits. Packaging. . In terms of packaging, Mexico appears to have taken a page right out of Canada’s book.

Weekly Legislative Roundup 3/15/18

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Lawmakers in Connecticut have introduced a package of bills specific to legalizing and regulating the use and sale of marijuana by adults, and facilitating equity in the industry. Senate Bill 1353 seeks to amend the state’s existing industrial hemp law to be in compliance with the new federal hemp regulations. The measure would: Authorize each dispensary to open four additional locations in specified areas throughout the state.

Article: Track and Trace for Medical and Adult Use Marijuana Programs

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The use of the state’s web-based platform will be mandatory for all registered caregivers, dispensaries, and adult use licensees. Individual products available for sale to consumers or patients must meet the state’s packaging and labeling requirements. .

The Week in Cannabis: South Korea’s Cannabis Caution, Cultured Cannabinoids, & California’s New Rules

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California’s New Packaging Rules and Regulations. The changes place the brunt of the responsibility for child resistance on dispensaries, giving manufacturers and producers until 2020 to get their packaging up to state compliance standards.

Want To Know The Story Behind The LA Lowell Cafe Debacle ?

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Considering the fact that they have products placed in over 300 California dispensaries, that is at least some small relief. has elevated the perception of cannabis consumption with its sophisticated packaging and best selling products.

CCT CET: Responsible Persons, “Collection & Remittance of Cannabis Excise Tax [“CET”] & Cannabis Cultivation Tax [“CCT”]

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A cannabis Distributor will quickly accumulate a substantial amount of money because CCT and CET will usually be 24%-30% of the amount at which a Distributor transfers a cannabis product to a Dispensary. Packaging, and Labeling, and Rolling. (a) The package shall be tamper-evident.

The Top 5 Most Dangerous Cannabis Contracts in California

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In fact, after a few years and with the exception of competitive licensing regimes, state licensing slows down and is usually taken in-house by cannabis companies that formulate compliance teams.

Kight On Cannabis: MEXICO IS ABOUT TO LEGALIZE CANNABIS- THIS IS THE LEGAL SUMMARY YOU NEED

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Packaging must be in sustainable materials, that is, recyclable, biodegradable and compostable. Compliance Items and Prohibited Activities. A specific chapter is dedicated to packaging and labeling of recreational products.

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You can now get a license to grow and sell cannabis from the state of California

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And then another question of okay, so you’re a retailer, you’ve got flour in your inventory, what are you going to do with it if it’s not packaged? And so as most retailers do currently, they package it themselves, they’re going to be able to do that with what’s in their inventory currently.

Clearing the Smoke: Current Rules on Edibles Possession in Canada

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This means that the only way to obtain edibles is through illegal dispensaries. These “grey market” establishments look quite legitimate, with colourful packaging and wide variety of products. Responsible cannabis use and compliance with all applicable laws and regulations are two things WeedAdvisor strongly supports from both a consumer and business perspective. In recent months, we have seen our share of horror stories about cannabis poisonings.

The Vape Vitaman PR Defense Starts Here

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The statement went on to say that the compliance label on each of their CO2 extracted oil and distillate vape cartridge packaging contains a complete list of all of Northern Standard’s extraction and production ingredients.

How Risk Management Can Make Marijuana Businesses Bulletproof

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Specialized coverage is needed for growing operations (indoor, outdoor, greenhouse), extractors, product infusers and manufactures, dispensaries (HIPPA compliance and cash management), transporters (product and cash), testing labs, commercial landlords and property managers, and security providers.

Alterman Opinion Suggests Cannabis Businesses Apply Double Diligence In Records Keeping

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Alterman involved income tax deficiencies and penalties asserted by the IRS for 2010 and 2011 against individual taxpayers who owned and operated a small Colorado cannabis dispensary. These deficiencies, however, are modest for a case involving a cannabis dispensary.

How Risk Management Can Make Marijuana Businesses Bulletproof (or at Least Bullet Resistant)

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Specialized coverage is needed for growing operations (indoor, outdoor, greenhouse), extractors, product infusers and manufactures, dispensaries (HIPPA compliance and cash management), transporters (product and cash), testing labs, commercial landlords and property managers, and security providers.

Meadowlands: California’s Cannabis Supply Chain Panel

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At Meadow , we have spent the past 4 years building a comprehensive retail and point-of-sale dispensary software suite, incorporating every nuance of current California regulations. We believe in lowering the cost of compliance through free-flowing and accurate information.

The Nevada Independent Provides A Great Review Of All Current Legislation

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Steve Sisolak ’s office creating a Cannabis Compliance Board — an agency modeled after Nevada’s “gold standard” gambling regulatory scheme. Once the Cannabis Compliance Board is in place, it may be less common to see so many divergent pieces of marijuana legislation.

Greenlane Expands Global Footprint with European Acquisition

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Conscious employs over 30 employees, is led by an established management team that will remain with the business, and boasts a culture founded in quality and compliance that is consistent with the Greenlane standard.

OR: OLCC “2019 Recreational Marijuana Supply and Demand Legislative Report” & Statement

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Each legislative modification to Oregon’s regulated cannabis system has attempted to improve the industry’s economic stability by removing barriers to entering the market while at the same time enhancing regulatory compliance to address public safety concerns while withstanding federal scrutiny.

ORCA March 2019 Newsletter Provides Exhaustive Overview of State Legislative Developments & OLCC Rules, Regs & Education Programs

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OLCC COMPLIANCE EDUCATION BULLETIN. The OLCC this week also issued what they are describing as a ‘compliance education bulletin’ , aimed at improving the understanding that operators have about areas where rules require further clarification.

Meadowlands Keynote with Lori Ajax

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At Meadow , we have spent the past 4 years building a comprehensive retail and point-of-sale dispensary software suite, incorporating every nuance of current California regulations. We believe in lowering the cost of compliance through free-flowing and accurate information.

Overview: Cannabis Taxes & Accounting Workshop

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Tim Morland, Compliance & Policy Director, River Distribution Tim was previously Director of Legislative and Regulatory Affairs, for the Board of Equalization. We also have Tim Morland who is the Compliance and Policy Director River Distribution, and asked not give the long bio.

Taxation Of A Medical Marijuana Business – How Will The Ninth Circuit Hold?

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These laws led to the formation of the first marijuana dispensaries – which brings us to our next contestant. In order to operate a dispensary in compliance with California law, Taxpayer was organized and run as a not-for-profit. The Stage is Set.