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September 7, 2020

[VIDEO] Q&A with Raza: Shareholder Agreements and LA’s Licensing Process

September 3, 2020   By Olivia Hartman & Raza Lawrence Esq. (Margolin & Lawrence)   Looking to enter the Los Angeles cannabis industry? Listen to […]
August 28, 2020

Water, Power, Action

August 28, 2020   By Raza Lawrence Esq. (Margolin & Lawrence)   When starting a cannabis business in California, don’t forget about water and power.  […]
August 6, 2020

New LA Amendments Bring PCN Districts Back to the Original 6

August 4, 2020   By Raza Lawrence Esq. (Margolin & Lawrence)   On July 30, the Los Angeles Department of Cannabis Regulation presented a report […]
August 4, 2020

California is Sick and Tired of the Feds

August 1, 2020   By Raza Lawrence Esq. (Margolin & Lawrence) & Gohar Tahmizian (Extern Loyola Law School)   Through its commercial cannabis licensing system, […]
August 4, 2020

L.A. Cannabis Commission Update: 7/30/2020

July 30, 2020

L.A. Cannabis Commission Set To Clarify PCN Process

July 30, 2020   By Olivia Hartman, Policy Analyst at Margolin & Lawrence   On Thursday, July 30th, at 2:00 pm, the Los Angeles Cannabis […]
July 14, 2020

DCR Amended Ordinance Summary – July 1, 2020 City Council Meeting

July 8, 2020   New Licensing Procedure for All License Types ● Phase 3 Round 2 for storefront retail licenses will be selected by a […]
July 5, 2020

2020: Sequel to Orwell’s 1984 – Surveillance State

  By Rob Uriostegui, Esq. (Margolin & Lawrence) July 3, 2020   “Until they became conscious they will never rebel, and until after they have […]
July 2, 2020

L.A. revamps rules for cannabis licensing, hoping to redress harm from war on drugs

Cat Packer is the executive director of the Los Angeles Department of Cannabis Regulation. (Chris Pizzello / Associated Press) By Emily Alpert Reyes | Staff Writer  […]
June 23, 2020

Cannabis Recommendations June 2020

by Raza Lawrence (Esq. Margolin & Lawrence) on June 23, 2020   On June 16, 2020, the Los Angeles Department of Cannabis Regulation sent proposed […]
June 23, 2020

DCR Transmits Reports for Immediate Council Consideration

by DCR Staff on June 18, 2020   It is the Department’s position that immediate and comprehensive amendments are necessary for a more responsible and […]
June 23, 2020

Budding In: The Law’s Intrusion on Branding in the Cannabis Industry

By Allison B. Margolin, Raza Lawrence, and Xochilt Gama Margolin & Lawrence   ©2020. Published in Landslide, Vol. 12, No. 5, May/June 2020, by the […]
June 10, 2020

On The Right to Get High

By Allison B. Margolin, Esq (Margolin & Lawrence) Harvard Law School / Class of 2002   This paper argues that the criminalization of drugs, via […]
June 9, 2020

Surviving the Virtual World and Real-Life Problems of Law Office Management after COVID-19

June 5, 2020 By Allison B. Margolin, Esq (Margolin & Lawrence) with family law background supplied by my mom, ELYSE MARGOLIN, Esq. Founding Partner, Levin […]
June 4, 2020

Is it burglary or is it looting? A legal look at police force in the BLM protests

June 3, 2020 By Olivia Hartman, Policy Analyst at Margolin & Lawrence   Current conversations on police use of force and brutality, otherwise known as […]
June 3, 2020

“Dominate?” We Are in This Mess Because of Police Domination

June 3, 2020 By Rob Uriostegui ESQ robu@margolinlawrence.com   On a conference call with governors, Trump used the word “dominate” on how to deal with […]
May 19, 2020

Marijuana Lawyers in California – And Who Should Hire Them

May 18, 2020 By Guy Sherman from 10buds.com   Since California legalized recreational marijuana in 2016, the number of users and of cannabis-related businesses has […]
May 6, 2020

USDA Unveils Guidelines For Federal Loans To Hemp Business

May 4, 2020 By Kyle Jaeger   The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently released guidelines for processing federal loans for the hemp industry.
April 22, 2020

California Cannabis Equity Grants Program Provides $30 Million in Grant Funding for Local Jurisdictions

April 21, 2020   Today, the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz), in partnership with the Bureau of Cannabis Control, announced $30 million […]
April 20, 2020

Federal Emergency Rules Regarding COVID-19 (Federal Inmate Release)

April 20, 2020 By Raza Lawrence   Two inmates at San Pedro’s Terminal Island federal prison have died of coronavirus, with 33 positive cases at […]