LOS ANGELES, May 10, 2017 /Weed Wire/ – D|R Welch Attorneys at Law, a law firm focusing on all business aspects of the cannabis industry, obtained approval from the United States Patent and Trademark Office on House of Dank’s cannabis products, marking a revolutionary milestone for the cannabis industry.
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FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., March 14, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Greenspoon Marder is set to sponsor and speak at the CannaTech 2017 conference taking place in Tel Aviv on March 20-22nd.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Dec. 19, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Legal Learning Series, a leader in legal education, networking and events, announced today the launch of The Cannabis LAB, a professional services organization for the cannabis industry, presented by the national law firm of Greenspoon Marder.
On Sept. 20, 2016, the Ohio Supreme Court amended the Ohio Rules of Professional Conduct, allowing Ohio attorneys to take on clients from the medical marijuana industry.
The Ohio Supreme Court is making moves to change the professional rules of conduct for lawyers in the state to allow them to represent medical marijuana businesses.
Ohio attorneys cannot use medical marijuana or help businesses that offer medicinal cannabis, according to an Aug. 11, 2016, opinion from the state’s Board of Professional Conduct. Medical marijuana is still prohibited by federal law.
Nevada attorneys could be subject to misconduct charges if they invest in medical marijuana. Medical marijuana is still not accepted under federal law. Michael Sommermeyer, spokesman for the Nevada Supreme Court, said, “Marijuana is still considered an illegal substance under the feds, and federal law trumps state law.”
CHICAGO, Jan. 26, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Two veteran Chicago attorneys have launched the first cannabis-focused, women-owned firm in a state with a regulated cannabis industry. Dina Rollman and Bryna Dahlin saw a need for a top flight firm that caters to nascent cannabis businesses, and Rollman & Dahlin LLP was born.
OAKLAND, Calif., July 31, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — Continuing Education of the Bar (CEB), a premier provider of educational support for practicing attorneys, has developed and launched Marijuana Law Hub (mjlawhub.com), a website that specifically informs attorneys about crucial legal issues arising from state marijuana legalization and its conflicts with federal law.
NEWARK, N.J., April 14, 2015 /Weed Wire/ – Sills Cummis & Gross has launched a Venture Capital/Regulated Substances Practice, building on the Firm’s strong transactional practice. Jeffrey L. Wasserman, a Member of the Firm’s Corporate Department, who focuses on venture capital and private equity deals, is leading the new group, assisted by Associate John Weldon.