New York Lawmakers Approve Governor’s Cannabis Regulatory Appointees

New York Governor Appoints Two Members for the Cannabis Control Board

New York Governor Appoints Two Members for the Cannabis Control Board New York cannabis legalization took a step forward last week when the newly inaugurated Gov. Kathy Hochul made two key appointments to oversee the state’s cannabis market that were quickly confirmed by the Senate during a special session. This comes shortly after the resignation of former Governor Andrew Cuomo, … Read More

Hemp vs. CBD Marketing

Hemp Vs. CBD

Products are being advertised as being infused with Hemp rather than listing the cannabinoids. Is this a marketing reach around or simply marketing to a broader ignorant consumer?

We (At least I am) Are Getting Our Shit Together!

Men and Women At Work

On a good day, this message will hit a hundred thousand people, on a bad no one, that’s what happens when you do things on the internet, especially when you’re focused on the progression of one conversation, that’s why your network and reputation is so important, and in a 20 Billion dollar, legal tax-generating industry and a metric butt-ton of … Read More

How Can I Help to Legalize It?

How Can I legalize it

One of the most asked questions I get asked is “How can I help legalize it (marijuana or cannabis as it’s known in 2020)?”. This is a tough question to answer, especially when two things need to meet, timeliness and location.

10 Tips to Get Investors into your Cannabis Business

10 Tips to Get Investors into your Cannabis Business

Investment is of major importance for any cannabis entrepreneur. The cannabis industry has seen a major improvement over the last few years in terms of legality and sales. Cannabis has started to gain wider acceptance and has been legalized in a growing number of states, nations, and other jurisdictions for both medicinal and recreational use.

How Federal Cannabis Legalization Affects Your State?

How Federal Cannabis Legalization Affects Your State

The MORE Act has –finally- been set for vote in the following days, after initially been set for September but pushed back due to COVID-19. The MORE Act, seeks to decriminalize marijuana at a federal level, expunge the records of people with prior marijuana convictions, and impose a federal five percent tax on cannabis sales, revenue that would be reinvested in communities … Read More

Cannabis Lawsuits Signaling a Maturing Market?

Cannabis Lawsuits Signalling a Maturing Market?

One of the main aspects of a healthy market is the ability to mobilize the justice system to protect your business. In this sense, are cannabis lawsuits signalling a maturing market?    Recently, Benzinga reported that a CBD Chain could sue Visa for “terrorizing” its business. Reportedly, MNG 2005, Inc. a Missouri-based CBD chain was withheld of $66.000 in payments, … Read More

Germany Rejected Marijuana Legalization

Germany Rejects Recreational Cannabis

Recently, Germany rejected marijuana legalization, proposed in the “German Cannabis Control Bill” by the initiative of the German Green Party. The bill proposed the removal of cannabis from the list of Scheduled drugs on its Narcotics Act (the Betäubungsmittelgesetz or BtMG), and to regulate cannabis in a similar way to alcohol, with adults from 18 years old permitted to buy … Read More