Cannabis Companies and State Trademarks: A Match Made in Heaven

While there are the aforementioned drawbacks to state trademark registrations, they do offer some benefits that a federal trademark registration does not.

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Protecting Cannabis Strains in Canada: A Growing Concern

Those who finance, develop, produce and sell cannabis or cannabis derivatives should be cognizant of the intellectual property rights that are available in such products, as well as the risks of violating the rights of others.

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Transactional Legal Work Will Accompany Increased M&A Activity in the Cannabis Sector

Lawyers Should Know the Steps in the Traditional M&A Process..

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The Impact of Recreational Marijuana Use on the New Jersey Workplace

Under CUMMA, employers must reconcile accommodating employee-alleged disability treated by prescription marijuana with the competing need to insure a safe and unimpaired workforce..

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Banking Issues Continue to Vex Lawful Hemp Businesses

The marijuana industry’s lack of meaningful access to banking services is a phenomenon that continues to bleed into and affect the legal hemp sector.

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US Hemp Companies Face Labeling Issues In The EU

EU requirements do not connect, or overlap, neatly with the US requirements.

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Trump Administration Weighs In On Industrial Hemp

Authored By: Rod Kight 2-25-18 The Trump Administration (Administration) made public its views on industrial hemp last week. After speaking at the Governor’s Forum on Colorado Agriculture in Denver on February 21, Greg Ibach, undersecretary for the U.S. Department of…

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Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana: Physician Duties

Patients and caregivers seeking a prescription for medical marijuana in Pennsylvania must register online, obtain a certification from a physician and obtain an identification card from the Pennsylvania Department of Health.

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Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana: Branding the Medicine

Early success and growth is important. In Colorado and California, it is estimated that the top five brands control over 50 percent of the cannabis market, and the brand leaders have been relatively stable.

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Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana: Physician Duties

Patients and caregivers seeking a prescription for medical marijuana in Pennsylvania must register online, obtain a certification from a physician and obtain an identification card from the Pennsylvania Department of Health.

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