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- The Law Firm at the Forefront of the Cannabis Industry – Jonathan Sherman Interviewed by Lift & Co.
Partner Jonathan Sherman was interviewed by Lift & Co. for a piece titled “Meet Cassels Brock, The Law Firm at the Forefront of the Cannabis Industry.” The article looks at the exciting year of industry milestones and deals for Jonathan and the firm’s Cannabis Group. Read the full article here. … Read more »
- Colorado s Cannabis Industry Open to Publicly-Traded Companies and Investors
Colorado Governor Jared Polis signed House Bill 1090 (the “Bill”) on Wednesday May 29, 2019, which opened up Colorado’s cannabis industry to outside investors for the first time. The Bill only requires a person intending to apply to become a “controlling beneficial owner” (see below) or “passive ben … Read more »
- Alison Hayman and Marco Ciarlariello Discuss the Marketing & Branding of Cannabis
Alison Hayman and Marco Ciarlariello have been quoted in the article “After Six Months of Legal Cannabis, What Have We Learned so Far,” published by The Message, a publication devoted to Canadian marketing. The Message reached out to various experts in the cannabis industry – including Alison and Ma … Read more »
- Advertising & Marketing Cannabis in Canada
Current as of April 2019 The Federal Cannabis Act (the “Act”) establishes restrictions and exceptions for those looking to advertise and market Cannabis in Canada. Prohibitions on Promotion Section 17(1) of the Act broadly restricts the promotion1 of cannabis and services related to cannabis unles … Read more »
- Voting Now Open: Jonathan Sherman Named Finalist for Attorney of the Year at the O Cannabiz Industry Awards
O’Cannabiz will be hosting its 2019 Industry Awards Gala on April 25, 2019. Our own Jonathan Sherman has been named a finalist in the “Attorney of the Year” category for his work advising clients in this new and evolving industry. Voting is open to anyone involved in the cannabis industry. Please l … Read more »