Karma Koala Podcast Episode 63 – Heather Speaks With…Alexander Somjen, Anne Van Leynseele, Eric Postow & Peter Homberg

This week Heather speaks with the CEO at Origin Therapeutics, Legal Expert…Anne Van Leynseele,  then she catches up  again with Eric Postow about Maine case US v BILODEAU and then to round out the podcast  another catch up with regular contributor Peter Homberg who heads up  the Dentons cannabis practice in Berlin


Guest 1: Alexander Somjen CEO Origin Therapeutics

Alexander Somjen has extensive experience serving as an officer and director of publicly listed and privately held companies across a broad range of sectors including technology, healthcare and cannabis.  Most recently, Alexander served as President of a publicly traded, California based multi-state cannabis company and CEO of a publicly traded global investment company.  Prior to that, Alexander spent over a decade in capital markets at a large financial institution working in both investment banking and sales and trading related capacities.  Alexander holds an MBA from IE Business School.

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Guest 2 Anne Van Leynseele of self, 7 Point Law

Author, legal expert, speaker, founder and managing partner
Topic: BOOK – Cultivating Crime: The Dark Side of Legal Marijuana

Anne’s song choice is Bad Moon Rising by Creedence Clearwater Revival

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Guest 3 Eric Postow  Parlatore Law Group

Partner/ Attorney, focusing practice on advising those in the cannabis industry

Eric keeps us up to date on MAINE CASE: US v BILODEAU – why important; how Joyce-Blumenauer Amendment interpreted by courts regarding cannabis

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Regular Contributor  Peter Homberg – Dentons Cannabis Lead In Germany

German/EU MONTHLY wrapup

And it’s a long time since we heard the Scorpions. great song choice by Peter

Wind of Change by The Scorpions


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