Cracking Down On Compliance

Cannabis Law Report

Operational compliance has become paramount to the success of many cannabis businesses following new state regulations that went into effect earlier this year. For others, non-compliance has been a great downfall. MARGOLIN & LAWRENCE APRIL 30, 2019.

CannTrust affirms its commitment to regulatory compliance and restoring trust

Cannabis Life Network

The post CannTrust affirms its commitment to regulatory compliance and restoring trust appeared first on Cannabis News | Lifestyle Tips | Expert Opinions | Stocks. As part of its Review of Operations, CannTrust reduces workforce and spend while preserving key talent.

Green Flower Starts Producing Educational Content On Legal Cannabis Compliance

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You’ll Master Topics Essential To Success In Commercial Cannabis Compliance, Including: Protecting Intellectual Property. Federal, State & Local Compliance. Legal Officer. Director of Compliance.

Evergreen Medical Supply Penalized by Health Canada for Non-Compliance


Evergreen was caught off-guard during a surprise inspection, which led to a label of non-compliance in August. Not a Good Image for Legal Cannabis. . The post Evergreen Medical Supply Penalized by Health Canada for Non-Compliance appeared first on WeedAdvisor.

Why Marijuana Compliance is Important


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.

Bob Carp Cannabis Lawyer & Sector Legal & Compliance Publisher Disbarred From Massachusetts Bar

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The Gloucester Daily Times reports today that ……… An attorney who lists addresses in Gloucester and has headed up a law office in Newton specializing in legal marijuana issues has been disbarred from practicing within the state.

3 Compliance Risks Cannabis Dispensary Owners Can Eliminate Right Now

Cannabis Law Report

Legal cannabis in the U.S. Following the rules requires navigating a complex and ever-changing labyrinth of cannabis regulations, a daunting task even for the most seasoned compliance officers. Cannabis compliance is not once-and-done. William Sumner. GUEST WRITER.

Press Release: LegitScript Announces New CBD e-Commerce Certification Program to Ensure Accountability, Regulatory Compliance

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LegitScript, the global leader in merchant and product certification and monitoring in the e-commerce and payment sectors, has launched a new certification program for legally compliant CBD products and websites.

California: UCBA ( United Cannabis Business Association) 11 Sept 2019 Open Letter, “BRING WEEDMAPS INTO COMPLIANCE – ENFORCE AB 97” To Governor Gavin Newsom & Lori AjaxTo

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Every day that Weedmaps continues to advertise for unlicensed retailers they are putting consumers at risk and suppressing the growth and very existence of the legal market,” the letter stated. BRING WEEDMAPS INTO COMPLIANCE – ENFORCE AB 97. Here at CLR we aren’t in disagreement.

Luxembourg Planning to Legalize Cannabis


A government coalition formed by three parties – the Liberals, Social Democrats and Greens – decided to start the process of fully legalizing marijuana in Luxembourg, making it the first European country to do so. Luxembourg already has a solid foundation for a legal framework.

Guest Article: The Legal Status of CBD Oil in Spain

Cannabis Law Report

While in some countries cannabidiol is legal, it is illegal in other countries. There is a lot of constraints attached to the legal status of cannabidiol. The legal status of CBD oil in Spain. There have been recent regulatory changes in the legal status of CBD oil in Spain.

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Netherlands ‘legal supply’ coffee shop trial to proceed from 2021

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Reforms to the Netherland’s opaque cannabis laws are finally underway after an agreement was struck on a four-year trial to provide cafes with a legal and regulated supply of product. Featured Mark Taylor UK / EU Cannabis Compliance Blog coffee shops netherlands

Guest Post: The Legal Status of CBD Oil in Italy

Cannabis Law Report

However, with each passing year, the legal status of cannabis and CBD products only gets murkier.” However, with each passing year, the legal status of cannabis and CBD products only gets murkier. Legal status medical cannabis in Italy.

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UK: Lib Dem Candidate For London Mayoral Race 2020 Says Legalize Cannabis, Reduce Crime Create Better Health Outcomes

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Mark Taylor UK / EU Cannabis Compliance BlogHere’s the nub of her pitch to voters… The legalisation of cannabis should be tested in London to improve public health and stop young people being drawn into crime, a London mayoral candidate has said.

Marijuana Officially Legal in Illinois


In May Illinois sent a marijuana legalization bill to Governor J.B. On June 25 th , Pritzker signed the bill, officially making Illinois the 11 th state to legalize cannabis, and only the second state to pull this off through its legislature, according to Vox. Other states passed legalization through ballot initiatives. But like any legalization law, Illinois has its own unique conditions and benefits. Personal growing will only be fully legal for medical use.

EU To Increase Permitted THC Levels In Legal Cannabis Products

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The European Union is set to increase the permitted THC levels in legal cannabis products from 0.2 Featured Mark Taylor UK / EU Cannabis Compliance BlogIf you wish to re-publish this story please do so with following accreditation. AUTHOR: Mark Taylor. PUBLISHER: CANNABIS LAW REPORT.

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History As UK Imports First Legal Bulk Cannabis Shipments

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The Canadian company, which is currently building out its UK operations, said the product was successfully dispensed from Canada under the UK’s new legal framework.

Illinois Legalizes Marijuana


Pritzker campaigned on a pledge to legalize marijuana. Given his clear pro-legalization stance, Illinois will soon win the trophy as the 11 th state to legalize recreational marijuana. Pritzker had previously made it clear he would sign any legalization bill into law. The governor is no doubt referring to the economic opportunities associated with legalization, such as job creation and tax revenue. When it comes to pushing legalization, opposition is inevitable.

Article – Faegre Baker Daniels: Key Considerations for U.K. Investment in the Legal Cannabis Industry Abroad

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investors in cannabis-related entities, where the activity is legal in its jurisdiction but not legal in the U.K., That said, the legal position is not clear cut. investment community as to the boundaries of legal risk and compliance.

Federal Legalization – Then What?

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Federal Legalization – Then What? Let’s think through a couple of scenarios and have a peek at the landscape in a post-legalization world. Federal Legalization – Then What? Will Federal legal cannabis be treated as if it is a type prescription drug ?

The Carbon Footprint of Legal Cannabis


The rapid growth of the global legal cannabis industry is often described as a “Green Rush,” yet many experts are concerned that this industry is not ‘green’. As more countries legalize cannabis production and the number of consumers explodes, the demand for grow sustainability is mounting.

From DEA to Legal Cannabis: Charles Feldmann Weighs In


In 2009 as the regulatory framework began to shift in Colorado, Charles recognized the need for his niche expertise in assisting cannabis entrepreneurs to comply with strict regulatory compliance protocol. CannaTech alumnus sponsor and cannabis legal expert.

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Delaware in the Process of Legalizing Marijuana


Cannabis legalization appears to be the new trend in 2019. With Illinois officially becoming the 11 th state to legalize marijuana, The Washington Post reports that Delaware is bent on taking the number 12 spot. The government wants to legalize marijuana in accordance with public opinion, while the usual groups oppose it – often based on long-debunked alarmist claims, while seemingly forgetting the existence of tobacco and alcohol.

What Patients Need to Know about Medical Cannabis and Travel

Medicinal Marijuana Association

Compliance and LegalizationWith medical cannabis , you’re hoping to get back to living your best life and doing the things you love. For many people, this includes travel.

Will President Trump's U.S. Attorney General Nominee Barr Marijuana Legalization?

MJ Business Attorneys

Attorney General, and it is unclear whether this nominee will be better or worse than the former Attorney General Jeff Sessions when it comes to the growing cannabis momentum toward federal legality. President Trump recently announced his nominee for U.S.

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‘Make It Legal And Give Us Control’, Swiss Pharmacies Tell Government

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The Swiss, whose historic support of assisted suicide marked the confederation as radical thinkers in regard to health, believe the necessary infrastructure and staff is already in place to support a fully legal industry.

Pioneering legal pot states aim to ease rules on industry

Cannabis Chronicles

Since Colorado and Washington became the first states to legalize the recreational use of marijuana, eight others have joined them. California, Nevada, Oregon and Michigan are among the legal states that have taken a more permissive approach to out-of-state ownership and investment.

California Campaigns to Support the Legal Marijuana Market


While legal cannabis is safer and better than unregulated street product, the state’s issues with accessibility and pricing are a turn-off for many consumers. WeedAdvisor has always firmly supported the legal cannabis industry, not just because of our role in providing business solutions, but also out of principle. Besides the obvious benefit of legalized cannabis, there was also a strong belief that the black market would gradually decline.

‘Too costly, not enough evidence it works’, says UK in blow to cannabis campaigners

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In November 2018, the legal status of cannabis was changed to allow specialist clinicians to legally prescribe cannabis-derived medicinal products to patients with an exceptional clinical need, following a high-profile media campaign.

Mexican Cannabis: The New Legal Landscape

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We are committed to keeping our knowledge of international cannabis news current, and as legalized cannabis has become an international reality, our lawyers in Spain and in China are naturally seeing more of this work. Cannabis legalization and regulation in Mexico is imminent.

Another European City, Copenhagen, Discussing Cannabis Regulation

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Grizzle write, Copenhagen city council aims to launch a trial scheme that would see cannabis sold legally across the Danish capital. The city council wants to see it legalized in order to tackle the thriving criminal market and make it safer for youngsters. Do we sense a pattern?

Scotland Most Likely Wants Cannabis Regulation Says Times UK Survey

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The survey found 47 per cent in favour of the Class B substance becoming legal —about the same as in the UK as a whole — with 37 per cent opposed and 17 per cent unsure. Mark Taylor UK / EU Cannabis Compliance Blog

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Huge Victory for the Legal Marijuana Market as WeedMaps Stops Featuring Unlicensed Dispensaries


Because WeedMaps listed all dispensaries, it did not differentiate between legal ones and grey market establishments. California threatened serious legal action against WeedMaps, which at the time of the original article’s publication, was still being investigated.

Media Report Reveals German Govt Received Just Over 13 Million Euros Tax Revenue For Medicianl Cannabis In 2018

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If Germany were to legalize cannabis for recreational use as well, the state could take in two and a half billion euros in taxes annually. Mark Taylor UK / EU Cannabis Compliance Blog Tax IntelThe full media report dated 30 August 2019 can be found at.

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CannaChiefs Media Workshops aim to prepare industry leaders for Fall legalization

Cannabis Life Network

There is already a huge nationwide shortage of legal cannabis and consumers have been complaining about quality control and price issues. Now the public is demanding accountability and we have seen in recent weeks that nobody is immune from negligence in compliance and regulatory probes.

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Washington State Officials Consider Massive Overhaul of Legal Marijuana Program

The Joint Blog

Washington State legalized marijuana in 2012, and now, nearly seven years later, state officials are proposing laws that would overhaul the legal marijuana system, including legalizing home delivery for patients and boosting minority ownership of marijuana businesses.

Guest Post: Is CBD Legal? Federal & State Laws [2019]

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Is CBD legal in all 50 states? Is it legal in the federal government? In this article I’m going to update you on the legal status of CBD , and only CBD, in the United States. I will not cover the legal status of marijuana or any other substance.