Cannabis Law Journal: April 2019 Issue 12

 

Welcome to Issue 12 of the quarterly online  Cannabis Law Journal where we collect the best articles submitted to us and written by legal professionals covering the ever growing world of regulated cannabis.

When we published our first issue back in June 2016 only Oregon, Washington & Colorado had operating regulated markets with medical and adult use cannabis in play.

Now we have Canada, the world’s 5th largest economy, California, and a number of other states with regulations covering both medical and adult use.

90% of US states are operating some form of medical regime. Hemp is national with state programmes developing almost daily.

Never mind discussions in play for hemp, medical cannabis and in some cases adult use cannabis from the following jurisdictions Australia, New Zealand, Malta, Greece, Germany, Denmark, Luxembourg, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Ireland, South Africa Zimbabwe,  just to name a few.

Yes there are many rivers to cross, to paraphrase Jimmy Cliff, but the speed at which the conversation has grown over the past few years surprises even the most ardent proponents of cannabis and hemp regulation.

We have now published over 200 articles since June 2016 and  20 in the current April 2019 issue alone. We hope to be able to double and triple informed articles and opinion about regulated markets for you from a professional and legal perspective as we move forward this year.

Thankyou for taking time to read Cannabis Law Journal and please do contact us if you’d like to publish with us here or in our daily online publication Cannabis Law Report.

We’d love to hear from you

Sean Hocking

Editor

Top 200 Cannabis Lawyers

Cannabis Law Journal – Editorial Board Members

Editor – Sean Hocking

Author Bios

Canada
Matt Maurer – Minden Gross
Jeff Hergot – Wildboer Dellelce LLP

Costa Rica
Tim Morales – The Cannabis Industry Association Costa Rica

Nicaragua
Elvin Rodríguez Fabilena

USA

General
Julie Godard
Carl L Rowley -Thompson Coburn LLP

Arizona
Jerry Chesler – Chesler Consulting

California
Ian Stewart – Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP
Otis Felder – Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP
Lance Rogers – Greenspoon Marder – San Diego
Jessica McElfresh -McElfresh Law – San Diego
Tracy Gallegos – Partner – Fox Rothschild

Colorado
Adam Detsky – Knight Nicastro
Dave Rodman – Dave Rodman Law Group
Peter Fendel – CMR Real Estate Network
Nate Reed – CMR Real Estate Network

Florida
Matthew Ginder – Greenspoon Marder
David C. Kotler – Cohen Kotler

Illinois
William Bogot – Fox Rothschild

Massachusetts
Valerio Romano, Attorney – VGR Law Firm, PC

Nevada
Neal Gidvani – Snr Assoc: Greenspoon Marder
Phillip Silvestri – Snr Assoc: Greenspoon Marder

Tracy Gallegos – Associate Fox Rothschild

New Jersey

Matthew G. Miller – MG Miller Intellectual Property Law LLC
Daniel T. McKillop – Scarinci Hollenbeck, LLC

New York
Gregory J. Ryan, Esq. Tesser, Ryan & Rochman, LLP
Tim Nolen Tesser, Ryan & Rochman, LLP
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP

Oregon
Paul Loney & Kristie Cromwell – Loney Law Group
William Stewart – Half Baked Labs

Pennsylvania
Andrew B. Sacks – Managing Partner Sacks Weston Diamond
William Roark – Principal Hamburg, Rubin, Mullin, Maxwell & Lupin
Joshua Horn – Partner Fox Rothschild

Washington DC
Teddy Eynon – Partner Fox Rothschild