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July 3, 2019

What’s the 411 on 420 and “Undue Concentration?”

Recently, rumors and misinformation have circulated surrounding LA’s “undue concentration” rules for commercial cannabis licensing. The undue concentration rules have not been eliminated, as some […]
June 27, 2019

(UPDATED) California Senate Votes to Remove Temporary License Requirement for Provisional License Eligibility

[UPDATE] California approves bill to extend provisional permits, curtail illicit cannabis firms The California Legislature approved – and Gov. Gavin Newsom signed into law – a marijuana […]
June 25, 2019

Undue Concentration

     
June 13, 2019

Take Our Quiz to Find Out if You May Qualify for Social Equity

 
June 4, 2019

Retail Cannabis Licensing Draft Ordinance Heads to L.A. City Council

On Tuesday, May 28, the Los Angeles City Attorney Michael Feuer filed a draft ordinance regarding retail cannabis licensing.
May 31, 2019

Not a Hallucination: Oakland Moves Closer to Legalizing Mushrooms

While much of California continues to break boundaries on legalizing cannabis, Oakland is poised to follow in Denver’s footsteps in bringing a different substance to […]
May 28, 2019

California Ready to Embrace Hemp-Derived CBD in Foods and Supplements

 
May 18, 2019

Opportunity for Potential Investors to Join Pending Phase II Licenses

 
May 13, 2019

Governor Releases Revised State Budget, Statutory Changes Affecting Cannabis in California

 
May 8, 2019

Delivery Update: Bay Area Cities

Many jurisdictions across California allow cannabis to be sold at brick-and-mortar retail stores and dispensaries, while many either ban or severely restrict storefront sales. But what is the […]
May 2, 2019

LA Phase 3 Major Updates

NEW PHASE 3 LEGISLATION APPROVED BY CITY COUNCIL On April 30th, the Los Angeles City Council approved new legislation to begin the third and final Phase […]
April 30, 2019

Cracking Down on Compliance

           Operational compliance has become paramount to the success of many cannabis businesses following new state regulations that went into effect […]
April 23, 2019

L.A. Retail Cannabis Legislation Moves Forward: What Happens Now

    Wednesday, April 17 – The City of Los Angeles Rules, Elections, and Intergovernmental Relations Committee discussed and approved an April 12, 2019 report […]
April 11, 2019

City Council Action Unanimously Passed Today

The LA City Council held a meeting today to follow up on the April 1 meeting of the Budget Committee and approve the recommendations made […]
April 3, 2019

DCR Prepares to Open Phase 3 Applications

An Important Step Forward for Los Angeles Cannabis Licensing – DCR Prepares to Open Phase 3 Applications, Starting with Retail for Social Equity Applicants  Cannabis […]
March 29, 2019

DCR’s New Tool to Aid Prospective Phase 3 Retail Applicants in Their Property Search & State to Issue Provisional Licenses to Qualified Temporary License Holders

DEPARTMENT OF CANNABIS REGULATION’S NEW INTERACTIVE MAP The Department of Cannabis Regulation (DCR), the governing agency regulating commercial cannabis activities for the City of Los […]
March 20, 2019

Hemp and CBD updates

Know Your Rights: Understanding State Hemp Regulations  
March 11, 2019

Los Angeles Cannabis Regulations Commission Announces Recommendations for Phase 3 Processing

The Cannabis Regulations Commission met on March 5th and presented their recommendations to the City Attorney that would establish policies for processing phase 3 applications. […]
March 8, 2019

March Report: Where We Are with Los Angeles Phase 3 Licensing

February 28th, 2019 “I’m frustrated.” These two words were expressed throughout last week’s city council meeting on the current state of cannabis affairs in the […]
March 8, 2019

March Report: Where We Are with Los Angeles Phase 3 Licensing

February 28th, 2019 “I’m frustrated.” These two words were expressed throughout last week’s city council meeting on the current state of cannabis affairs in the […]
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