Despite the existence of voter supported medical marijuana laws in Arizona, the current trends towards legalization nationally and the total failure of the foolish “drug war,” controversy about the legalization of marijuana remains.
Welcome to issue 6 of the: Cannabis Law Journal. Articles penned by the best legal minds on cannabis regulated markets touch on a range of subjects in the latest issue of Cannabis Law Journal.
The cannabis industry appears to be next on the liability “hit list” under California’s notorious Proposition 65 statute. In June 2017, more than 700 Prop 65 notices were served on California cannabis businesses. Companies in this emerging market should start mitigating risk under Prop 65 now.
In recent months, The United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions has been in written correspondence with several legal cannabis states over his concerns of the federally controlled substance.
The proposed legislation to legalize cannabis production, possession, distribution and sale for recreational use may create unique opportunities for future franchisors; those opportunities, however, come with challenging legal issues that should be addressed early in the process of creating any new franchise.