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June 20, 2018

LA Phase II Update

Today the Los Angeles City Council held a special meeting, where a passionate and energized public audience made it clear that they want to see […]
May 17, 2018

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April 10, 2018

Cannabis Compliance: Operating Legally in California in 2018

California’s transition into a regulated market has many operators wondering what the universe of compliance looks like and where they fit into the process. In […]
April 5, 2018

Massachusetts opens recreational cannabis licensing

  On April 2nd, the Massachusetts Cannabis Commission opened its licensing application process for cannabis businesses, marking Massachusetts’ official entry into the legal cannabis industry. […]
March 27, 2018

Federal Cannabis Update: 2018 Spending Bill Keeps Rohrabacher-Blumenauer Amendment

Last week, despite controversy, criticism from both sides of the aisle, and talk of a veto, President Trump agreed to sign the federal government’s omnibus […]
March 22, 2018

Cannabis CBD v. THC

The cannabis plant contains over 480 elements. Two of them being THC and CBD. Both are ubiquitous in modern day cannabis products, with different benefits […]
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 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 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 […]
September 27, 2017

Under New City Regulations, Will LA’s Marijuana Businesses Be Able To Stay Open?

This past Monday, the Los Angeles City Council held an open meeting of its Rules, Elections, and Intergovernmental Relations Committee on the subject of the […]
September 6, 2017

Ask a Cannabis Lawyer: What Is The Legal Status of CBD? (Part 1 of our CBD Series)

Our marijuana lawyers are frequently being asked about one particular cannabis derivative: cannabidiol, also known as CBD. The popularity of cannabidiol as used in CBD-only […]
July 18, 2017

Where is Volatile Cannabis Manufacturing Allowed?

‘Dabbing’ and vape pens are some of the newest and most popular methods of consuming cannabis. Instead of smoking marijuana flowers, users ingest cannabis concentrate, […]
June 6, 2017

How Many Cannabis Licenses Can I Have In California?

Update: The MAUCRSA, which passed June 22, repealed the provisions of the MCRSA that placed restrictions on vertical integration. As of June 30, the state has […]