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What’s New in 2021: Prop 65 Requirements for Cannabis and Hemp-Derived Products

February 25, 2021 12:00pm1:15pm

Don Sobelman is a featured panelist at this BASF Cannabis Law Section virtual program, "What's New in 2021: Prop 65 requirements for Cannabis and Hemp-Derived Products." 

Details:
An update on new and proposed Proposition 65 warning requirements, providing compliant warnings, and what to do if you receive a citizen enforcer’s notice of non-compliance.

Topics

  • Overview of Proposition 65 warning requirement
  • New (THC) and revised (marijuana smoke) warning requirements, effective Jan. 2021
  • How to comply via regular or “short form” warning
  • Proposed regulations affecting “short form” warnings (public comments due March 8)
  • Potential liability for non-compliance
  • Strategies for responding to a citizen enforcer’s 60-day notice of violation and intent to file suit

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