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Strategies in a Budding Industry: IP and Online Considerations for Cannabis Companies

Cannabis Industry Education Series
February 20, 2019 at 12:00pm1:00pm (PDT)
Nate A. Garhart

Farella Braun + Martel LLP

Nate Garhart, Speaker, Strategies in a Budding Industry: IP and Online Considerations for Cannabis Companies

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Cannabis Companies and the California Consumer Privacy Act

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The State of Cannabis

Ryan Lowther, chair of Farella’s Cannabis Industry practice group, discusses how one of his main tasks for North Bay cannabis companies in regards to processing licenses are compliance hurdles. In the article, Ryan explained that...

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Evicting Tenants Over “Illegal” Cannabis Operation Comes Back to Bite Landlords in Coverage

A 6th Circuit case decided earlier this year demonstrates how positions taken by insureds in prior litigation can impact or foreclose coverage in subsequent disputes with insurers. See K.V.G. Properties, Inc. v. Westfield Ins...

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Smoke Gets In Your Eyes: Legal Strategies for Smoke-Exposed Grapes

Following on last year’s Northern California firestorm in Napa, Lake, Sonoma, Mendocino, Butte and Solano counties, various North Bay regions have also seen wildfires in 2018. A large wildfire in Mendocino and Lake counties...

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In the Weeds: Marijuana Legalization & Employment Laws

Over the last several years, attitudes towards marijuana use have rapidly changed in the United States. According to a 2018 Pew Research Survey, 62 percent of U.S. respondents said marijuana use should be legal...

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2019 BASF Cannabis Conference

Ryan Lowther will provide opening and closing remarks and Greg LeSaint will present at the "Cannabis M&A Transaction Primer" session at the 2019 BASF Cannabis Conference. This half-day event gives practitioners the opportunity to learn about...

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Farella Represents Morphe Founders in Sale to General Atlantic

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Insurance for the Cannabis Industry Program Takeaways

I recently moderated a Bar Association of San Francisco Insurance Section program co-sponsored with the Cannabis Law Section. The program highlighted recent changes to local insurance requirements and market availability of coverage for cannabis...

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California Cannabis Cultivators Face Legal Challenges as Temporary Licenses Expire

California Cannabis Cultivators Stuck Without Licenses: Ab-97 Gives Some Relief, but Immediate Stop-Gap Measures Still Necessary Over the past few months, thousands of California cannabis farms that had been operating legally with temporary state...

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CBD in Foods and Beverages? Not Quite Yet

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