2016 Colorado Legislative Summary by Jean Smith-Gonnell, Esq.
The following is a summary of the primary pieces of legislative from the 2016 session that will impact licensed retail and medical marijuana businesses in Colorado. Keep in mind, the Marijuana Enforcement Division will be writing new rules pertaining to these substantial and beneficial changes recently passed by the legislature, awaiting the Governor’s signature. Please feel free to contact Jean Smith-Gonnell, Esq., at email@example.com with any questions.
MG Magazine: Hoban & Feola Rebrands As National Cannabis Law Firm
Already representing clients in thirteen states and abroad, the respected Colorado-based law firm Hoban & Feola has increased its cachet by recasting itself as a national cannabis law firm serving clients as a legal one-stop-shop of sorts, the first of its kind for the industry. According to Hoban & Feola partner Bob Hoban, one of the foremost experts on U.S. cannabis law, the move is not about ambition and ego but about improving the standard of professionalism necessary for the industry to realize its vast potential.
Marijuana Law: Protecting Your Client and License
Pennsylvania - It's really here, it's really lucrative and it's really tricky.
Joining 23 states and the District of Columbia, legalized medical cannabis has come to Pennsylvania in the form of the Medical Marijuana Act, signed into law on April 17 and set to take effect May 16.