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November 1, 2018

Where are Cannabis Lounges Allowed?

As recreational cannabis becomes legal in California, the marijuana industry is expanding into a number of different spaces that previously were impossible to operate in […]
March 2, 2018

What happens after the temporary cannabis license?

On January 1, 2018 the state of California began issuing temporary licenses for cannabis operators. We are about halfway through the 120-day period allotted for […]
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 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 4, 2018

Ask An LA Cannabis Attorney: Do I need a cannabis water permit?

The complex cannabis regulations that have been rolled out by local and state governments across California means that as a cannabis operator you will be […]
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 […]
November 17, 2017

Breaking news: California releases emergency cannabis regulations

Today, California’s three state cannabis licensing authorities released proposed emergency licensing regulations for commercial medicinal and adult-use cannabis. The regulations are intended to reflect the […]
October 10, 2017

Does my California Cannabis Business have to be a nonprofit?

The short answer is yes, for now. Until the law changes, you need to operate as a nonprofit. You should also prepare yourself for for-profit […]
August 29, 2017

State of MJ 2017 – Cannabis Lawyers & Entrepreneurs Convene in DTLA

Los Angeles cannabis lawyer Allison Margolin spoke at the State of Marijuana conference this past weekend. In this video clip, she gives an overview of […]
July 26, 2017

CA State Agencies Withdraw Draft Regulations

New Regulations will be released in Fall 2017 and the agencies will use emergency rulemaking to pass them.  From the Bureau of Medical Cannabis Regulation:  […]