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Amazon Releases Update on Company Drug Testing Policies

Amazon is moving into the future, announcing it will no longer be drug testing employees for cannabis and will even reinstate folks.

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Switzerland’s Zurich to Begin Recreational Cannabis Trial in 2022

Zurich, Switzerland’s largest city, is set to begin a unique adult cannabis trial next year, which will impact all of Europe.

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A Majority of Companies in Tightly-Regulated Industries Say Compliance is Biggest Barrier

The Harris Poll and Fyllo released data showing compliance is a top issue in industries such as cannabis.

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Florida Advocacy Petition Drive Aims to Allow Home Growing of Cannabis

Florida is introducing a petition that advocates hope will finally secure a long overdue message advocating for home grows.

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Italian Advocates Collect 500,000 Signatures for Decriminalization of Cannabis and Psychoactive Substances

An Italian advocacy group announced Sunday that it has collected enough signatures for a proposed ballot measure to decriminalize cannabis cultivation and consumption in order for it to qualify for the Spring 2022 ballot.

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Canna Law Blog

FREE Webinar – Building a Cannabis Business in New York: An Operator’s Perspective

Register HERE! As New York entrepreneurs gear up to apply for state licenses to produce and sell regulated cannabis products, there are many unknowns surrounding how the business environment will develop. Michael Dundas founded and led one of the largest regulated cannabis businesses in Massachusetts from the inception of its medical program in 2012 until

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California Cannabis Owners and FIHs Get New Treatment Under DCC Emergency Cannabis Regulations

I’ve preached before on the blog about how often our firm gets pulled into M&A deals where the parties have screwed up reporting the transaction to cannabis regulators on both the state and local levels. In California, in particular, changes of ownership have been a painful affair where the Bureau of Cannabis Control (“BCC”) routinely

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California Psychedelic Law Updates

It’s been a while since I provided an update on the state of California psychedelics law, but there have been a few important updates in the last few weeks, so it’s now that time. Before jumping in, I’ll remind readers that currently, all psychedelics are illegal under federal law unless a person has received an

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Washington State’s Corporate Practice of Medicine Doctrine: A Minefield for Ketamine Management Services Organizations

Many ketamine clinics enter into management agreements with management services organizations (“MSO”). The MSO provides a litany of services to the professional entities (“PE”) that are owned by healthcare providers, including billing and collections, financial and accounting services, providing space to the clinic through a lease, strategic planning, marketing, and many other types of management

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The FDA Warns Consumers of the Risks Associated with Delta-8 THC Products

On Tuesday, the Food and Drug Administration (the “FDA”) released its first statement via a consumer update regarding Delta-8 tetrahydrocannabinol (“Delta-8 THC”). The agency decided to provide consumers with key information surrounding the popular cannabinoid following a sharp increase in adverse event reports involving the substance and unauthorized marketing practices directed at minors. If you

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Medical Marijuana 411

Amazon Marijuana Policy Change Marks Evolving Corporate Sentiment

The Amazon marijuana policy change means employees do not have to fear firing for marijuana use and the company now supports legalization.

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Washington “Joints for Jabs” Campaign Offers Marijuana To Promote Vaccinations

The state of Washington's new "Joints for Jabs" campaign offers free marijuana joints to promote vaccinations.

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NFL Marijuana Testing Drastically Scaled Back Under New CBA

In an effort to grant its players more freedom, NFL marijuana testing policy will be drastically altered under the updated CBA.

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As 4/20 Passes, The Inequalities In Cannabis Policy Are Still Evident

While 4/20 should be celebrated, we cannot overlook the shortcomings of the cannabis industry and the justice system which regulates it.

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New York Marijuana Legalization Bill Signed By Governor Cuomo

Andrew Cuomo signed the New York marijuana legalization bill the state House recently approved, making the state the 15th in the U.S. to do so.

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