Blog - Page 7 of 16 - Margolin & Lawrence
March 1, 2020

Cannabis News: DCR Grants An Additional Pre-Licensing Inspection Extension To Phase 2 Applicants Without Temporary Approval

Los Angeles, CA:  by DCR Staff on February 26, 2020 To All Phase 2 Applicants without Temporary Approval: Section 104.08(f) of the Los Angeles Municipal […]
February 27, 2020

Cannabis Forum Recap: A Growing Industry, Slow Regulations

Santa Monica, CA:  The cannabis industry is complex to navigate, even if the plant is often viewed as a gateway to a simpler state of […]
February 27, 2020

Freedom Works: How Companies Stay Out of Jail – Cannabis Forum Winter 2019

Santa Monica, CA:  Featuring: Allison Margolin, a founding partner of law firm Margolin & Lawrence, who brings years of understanding of the legal environment for […]
February 26, 2020

Corona Could Allow Up To 17 Marijuana Stores

Corona, CA:  By DAVID DOWNEY | ddowney@scng.com | The Press-Enterprise PUBLISHED: February 26, 2020 at 12:54 p.m. | UPDATED: February 26, 2020 at 2:21 p.m. […]
February 24, 2020

Union Confusion – Many Trust Unions, While Others Try To Bust Them

Los Angeles, CA:  As California tries to get its struggling licensed cannabis industry up and running, people have asked us questions about the role of […]
February 24, 2020

Thousands of Marijuana Convictions Dating Back 60 Years Being Dismissed, 3 Weeks Ahead of Primary

CBS Los Angeles:  In a sweeping move, Los Angeles Country District Attorney Jackie Lacey announced that her office has asked the court to
February 19, 2020

Los Angeles Open for Cannabis Storefront Retail Licensing in Areas of “Undue Concentration”

Los Angeles, California:  Phase 3 Cannabis retail licensing for the City of Los Angeles is on hold until the completion of an audit for licenses […]
February 3, 2020

Cannabis Updates from Around the State: February 2020

January 15, 2020

Receivership: An Alternative for Creditors of Struggling Companies

  Currently, cannabis market growth is not as strong as many investors had hoped for. It has been reported that since March, cannabis stocks have […]
January 14, 2020
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Covid Vaccine – Angelo DiNallo

We are so incredibly lucky to have cartoonist Angelo DiNallo on our team. Angelo is an animator, writer, painter, and comedian. He has worked as a storyboard artist on Big Mouth and a writer for Comedy Central’s TripTank.
January 12, 2020
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UFO Landing – Angelo DiNallo

We are so incredibly lucky to have cartoonist Angelo DiNallo on our team. Angelo is an animator, writer, painter, and comedian. He has worked as a storyboard artist on Big Mouth and a writer for Comedy Central’s TripTank.
January 7, 2020

DCR Accepting Ownership Change Requests for Non-Retail Cannabusinesses

The Department of Cannabis Regulation (DCR) has just confirmed that it is now processing requests for ownership changes to existing Phase 2 (non-retail) cannabis licenses […]
January 3, 2020

Despite Attempts at Reparations, The War on Drugs Continues

  As we enter the new year, the cannabis industry is struggling to transition from a previously-unregulated network of collectives in constant fear of criminal […]
December 19, 2019

The Importance of Shareholders’ Agreements in Corporations

December 11, 2019

Tensions Boil Over at Los Angeles City Cannabis Regulation Commission Meeting

October 30, 2019

BREAKING: L.A. City Council President Calls for Immediate Halt to Phase 3 Licensing

  Los Angeles City Council President Herb Wesson has called on the city’s Department of Cannabis Regulation (DCR) to suspend all Round 1 applications in […]
October 9, 2019

Public Health Concern & the Illicit Market: New Policies

October 8, 2019

U.S. Court of Appeals Decision Win for Employees in Cannabis Industry

On September 20, 2019, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit ruled that employers in the cannabis industry must pay their workers overtime […]
October 4, 2019

No Cap La Mesa

October 3, 2019

The Constitutionality of Senate Bill 1391