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March 13, 2018

I Have My Temporary Distribution License. Now What?

The state of California has officially begun to grant temporary licenses for cannabis distribution, pending applications and processing of full state licenses. Temporary licenses are […]
March 6, 2018

LA City Council Update: New Cannabis Rules in Development

As of this year, cannabis business is legal in Los Angeles, but the process of drafting and refining the laws and regulations that will actually […]
February 14, 2018

Cannabis Taxes: What is a Cannabis Resale Certificate?

As recreational “adult-use” cannabis is officially legalized across California, cannabis taxation is more important than ever for legal cannabis operators. Our Los Angeles Cannabis attorneys […]
February 6, 2018

Market Volatility & new Cryptocurrency Regulations on the Horizon? 

Market volatility sent many investors reeling yesterday, with the dow plunging over 1,000 points. Cryptocurrency, a digital asset that is popular with cannabis entrepreneurs, was […]
February 1, 2018

All About California Cannabis Taxes

Many are excited about California’s new era of legalized marijuana. For the first time, state and local governments are allowing marijuana sales to all adults. […]
January 30, 2018

Ask a Cannabis Lawyer: Which license do I need for cannabis events? 

With the rise in popularity of cannabis related events in California such as Kush Stock, Chalice, High Times’ Cannabis Cup, Hempcon, and the Secret Sesh; many […]
January 25, 2018

How Do I Find a Compliant Cannabis Property in Los Angeles?

As cannabis entrepreneurs and investors learn about the legal requirements to operate a compliant cannabis business, the next question many arrive at is – so […]
January 24, 2018

Culver City To Begin Cannabis Licensing

  Last night at a packed City Council meeting, Culver City approved a new cannabis public health regulatory ordinance. The vote was unanimous, 5-0, which seemed […]
January 18, 2018

It is Time to Reform Asset Forfeiture

After Jeff Sessions’ January 4 Memo on Marijuana Enforcement, many property owners and business people are wondering if federal asset forfeiture could become a growing […]
January 9, 2018

Ask A Cannabis Trademark Lawyer: How Do I Apply For A State Trademark?

 As of January 1st, 2018, the long wait is over: cannabis business owners can apply for California state trademarks. The application form can be obtained […]
January 2, 2018

Ask an LA Cannabis Attorney: Can Existing LA Dispensaries Stay Open?

2018 is here, and there is a lot of confusion in Los Angeles about the new cannabis laws. The question causing the most confusion is […]
December 31, 2017

CA Cannabis Licensing Explained in 2 Minutes – Video

As we prepare for January 1 and recreational cannabis in California, many legal questions remain for cannabis businesses. In this video, Los Angeles Cannabis Attorneys Margolin […]
December 21, 2017

Ask an LA Cannabis Attorney: How Many Microbusinesses Will LA Allow?

As the January 1 deadline for legalization approaches and Los Angeles prepares to open applications for cannabis businesses, the question on cannabis entrepreneurs’ minds is: […]
December 19, 2017

Breaking News: LA County Releases Proposed Cannabis Regulations

L.A. County released long-awaited draft cannabis regulations yesterday. The Board of Supervisors, which creates laws that govern all of the unincorporated areas of the county […]
December 15, 2017

How Many Bitcoins to Apply for an L.A. Cannabis License?

At a meeting this week, the LA City Council adopted a draft ordinance on the subject of the fees and fines for cannabis licensing, bringing […]
December 14, 2017

A Macro-Overview of Cannabis Microbusiness Laws In California

Our Los Angeles Cannabis Attorneys are constantly fielding questions about a popular license category called microbusiness. The Type 12 license allows you to engage in […]
December 7, 2017

L.A. City Council Passes New Cannabis Ordinances

Yesterday the LA City Council passed three ordinances that will regulate recreational cannabis sales, manufacturing, cultivation, distribution, delivery, and microbusiness in the city of LA. The council […]
December 6, 2017

L.A. City Council Voting on Cannabis Ordinances TODAY

Cannabis attorney Allison Margolin addressing the LA City Council on the new zoning regulations on Monday: Today  the LA City Council will vote to determine […]
December 1, 2017

California Redefines Volatile Manufacturing

Our Los Angeles cannabis attorneys are often faced with questions about which substances count as “volatile solvents” when it comes to cannabis manufacturing. The state […]
November 29, 2017

Update on the L.A. Cannabis Social Equity Program

Yesterday, the Los Angeles City Council met to discuss cannabis issues before voting on the final ordinance next month. Our Los Angeles Cannabis attorneys were […]