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MJIC Marijuana Index Conducts Quarterly Rebalancing, Adding Seven New Cannabis Companies

MJIC Marijuana Index Conducts Quarterly Rebalancing, Adding Seven New Cannabis Companies

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 22, 2018 /Weed Wire/ — MJIC Inc. has completed its quarterly rebalancing of the Marijuana Index, adding seven new cannabis companies to the Canadian Marijuana Index.

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Kush Bottles Named to Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Private Companies in America

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 12, 2014 /Weed Wire/ — Kush Bottles (www.kushbottles.com), North America’s premier supplier of customizable child-resistant packaging solutions and accessories for the legal cannabis industry, announced today that the company was named to the Inc. 5000 list of Fastest Growing Companies in America.

Algae International Group Announces LOI to Acquire Nutritional Beverage Destination Company With Plan to Introduce Cannabis Beverage Café Franchise

DALLAS, May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Algae International Group, Inc. (OTC: ALGA), today announced a letter of intent (LOI) to acquire a leading nutritional beverage destination company with a ten year operating history. The anticipated acquisition is part of the Company’s plan to introduce and rapidly expand a cannabis beverage café franchise.

Industrial Technology Innovations for the Legal Marijuana Industry Lead to Advanced Cultivation Operations as Revenue Potential Continues to Grow

CORAL SPRINGS, Florida, May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — As more U.S. states loosen their policies on recreational and medical marijuana operations, companies are racing to become the industry leaders in cultivation technology for growing cannabis and hemp industry innovators.

Consumers Becoming More Aware of Hemp’s Nutritional Benefits as Companies Race to Introduce Healthy, Cannabis Infused Beverages

CORAL SPRINGS, Florida, May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Hemp-based consumer products for the nutraceutical, pharmaceutical and supplement industries continue to evolve as more and more states nationwide soften on restrictions for Legal & Medical Marijuana industries.

Joseph Casias v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

This 2011 legal opinion and order from Michigan concerns a Wal-Mart employee who sued Wal-Mart Stores East, L.P.1, in state court for wrongful discharge, claiming that Wal-Mart’s application of its drug use policy to him violated the Michigan Medical Marihuana Act (“MMMA”). To rule on these motions, the court had to determine whether it had jurisdiction, and if so, whether the MMMA eliminates the normal rule of at-will employment and creates a new protected class for certain marijuana users in Michigan. U.S. District Court Judge Robert J. Jonker wrote that whatever protection the MMMA provides users of medical marijuana, it does not reach to private employment. Accordingly, the plaintiff’s motion to remand the matter back to state court was denied and the defendant’s motion to dismiss was granted.


Proof Is in the Pot: Legal Weed Gives Colorado Business a Boost

New Year’s Day 2014 was the first day Colorado allowed licensed vendors to sell marijuana to anyone 21 years or older, making buying a bag of pot virtually the same as buying a six-pack of beer. Just 24 hours later, the state’s retail marijuana shops, most of which are in the Denver area, surpassed an aggregate $1 million in sales.