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Mastering Marijuana, CBD, Cannabis, & Hemp Law CLE - Telephonic Seminar - Final Day for Early Bird Discount

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Learn the latest on Mastering Marijuana, CBD, Cannabis, & Hemp Law CLE with this convenient, telephonic seminar. All registered attendees who are unable to participate in the teleconference will be e-mailed a complimentary absentee recording & podcast of the full-length seminar two days after the teleconference. Register to obtain CLE & MCLE credit, receive access to complete course & reference materials, and attend this telephonic seminar.

Mastering Marijuana, CBD, Cannabis, & Hemp Law CLE

90-Minute, Telephonic Seminar
Noon-1:30 PM (Eastern Time)
Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021

Final Day for Early Bird Discount

Register for CLE & MCLE credit - specific credit hours are listed at the bottom of this page.

Benefits:

The legalization of cannabis by states across the nation has led to a significant growth in the production and distribution of legal marijuana and an explosion of related service providers, including marketers, sellers of paraphernalia and bankers. The laws vary greatly from state to state and the sale of cannabis is still illegal under federal law. The faculty for this seminar features three leading authorities in the practice. This comprehensive program on cannabis law will introduce you to the most relevant issues and practical solutions, including CBD, criminal, Hemp, federal vs. state, investment issues, litigation, distribution, commercial, Food & Drug Administration regulation and licensing. The faculty will also cover the changes and progress on the latest legal developments and future regulations for medical marijuana licenses and distribution. Registration includes online access to course and reference materials that serve as a helpful guide to the numerous topics and techniques discussed in the program.

Agenda:

Mastering Marijuana, CBD, Cannabis, & Hemp Law CLE:

a. An Overview of the Legal Marijuana Industry in the U.S.

b. Food & Drug Administration Related Issues

c. Investment Matters in the Marijuana Industry

d. Most Critical Challenges involving Legalized Cannabis & CBD

e. Criminal Concerns & Solutions for the Cannabis Industry

f. Developments related to HEMP

g. Issues faced by Lenders seeking to Serve Cannabis Growers & Distributors

h. Medical Marijuana Licenses

I. Federal Laws & Prosecution

j. Examples of State Law & Criminal Defense Strategies

k. Commercial Issues for Cannabis Clients

l. Legal Issues involving Marijuana Distributions

Interactive Question & Answer Session

Biography of Seminar Faculty:

1. Brian P. Sylvester is a Special Counsel and food and drug lawyer with Covington & Burling LLP. He advises food, dietary supplement, cosmetic, medical device, and prescription and over-the-counter (OTC) drug companies on federal and state regulatory compliance. As part of his practice, he regularly interfaces with the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and analogous state bodies. Drawing on his regulatory background as a former USDA lawyer, Mr. Sylvester is adept at navigating every stage of the production and distribution lifecycle – from premarket clearance through manufacturing, advertising, labeling, recalls, and unanticipated regulatory scrutiny. Mr. Sylvester also regularly advises corporations and industry trade associations on strategies to shape federal and state policies and legislation. He is a highly sought-after speaker and author on medical marijuana, food regulation, USDA regulation, and CBD. Mr. Sylvester is a graduate of Cornell Law School and Dartmouth College.

2. Lance Rogers is the Founding Member of the Law Offices of Lance Rogers. As a part of his regulatory compliance practice, he represents many of the leading cannabis companies, including retailers, manufacturers, and agriculture ventures. As a litigator, he has handled a wide array of matters related to cannabis including criminal defense, regulatory violations, land use/zoning, complex business litigation and partnership, and dispute matters. Mr. Rogers attained the first dispensary license in his state. He has assisted clients in obtaining commercial cannabis licenses numerous US. He has counseled numerous cannabis farmers in on corporate compliance and licensing projects including the formation of the first cannabis agricultural cooperative in his state. Mr. Rogers served as General Counsel for one of the foremost cannabis industry associations. He is a highly sought-after speaker and authority on cannabis & marijuana regulation.

3. John Rafferty practices at Gawthrop Greenwood, PC, where he focuses his practice on civil & business litigation matters, including commercial cannabis licenses. His has extensive trial experience and is a sought-after expert on blockchain technologies & other emerging legal trends. Mr. Rafferty began his career in the U.S. Navy, where he served as a naval officer in southeast Asia, southern California and the Middle East. He was awarded a full scholarship to attend Villanova Law School and received the Super Lawyers Pro Bono Award for his sustained commitment to public service during law school. Upon graduation, Mr. Rafferty received a Fulbright Fellowship, which enabled him to live in Ecuador, while conducting field research on the scope of human trafficking. When he returned to the U.S., he fought for immigration benefits for victims of human trafficking and served as a prosecutor.

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Alabama State Bar MCLE Commission for 1.5 MCLE credits

Alaska Bar Association for 1.5 CLE Credits *

Arizona State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits**

Arkansas Supreme Court - Office of Prof. Programs for 1.5 CLE credits

California State Bar for 1.5 MCLE credits

Colorado Supreme Court Board of Continuing Legal & Judicial Education for 1.8 CLE Credits

Connecticut for 1.5 CLE Credits

District of Columbia (CLE credits are not required)***

Florida Bar for 2.0 CLE credits

Georgia Bar for 1.5 CLE credits

Hawaii State Board of CLE for 1.5 CLE credits

Idaho State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits

Indiana Commission for Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE Credits

Iowa Commission on Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE Credits

Kansas Continuing Legal Education Commission for 1.5 CLE Credits

Kentucky Bar Association for 1.5 CLE Credits

Louisiana Supreme Court Commission on MCLE for 1.5 MCLE credits

Maryland (CLE credits are not required)***

Massachusetts (CLE credits are not required)**

Michigan (CLE credits are not required)***

Minnesota State Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits

Mississippi Commission on Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits

Missouri Bar for 1.8 MCLE Credits

Montana Commission of CLE for 1.5 CLE Credits

Nevada Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits

New Hampshire for 1.5 CLE credits ****

New Jersey Board on Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits (per Rule 201:4)

New York State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits

North Carolina State Bar Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits

Ohio - Supreme Court of Ohio Commission on CLE for 1.5 CLE Credits

Oklahoma Bar Association for 1.5 CLE Credits

Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board for 1.5 CLE Credits

Puerto Rico for 1.5 CLE credits (Tribunal Supremo de Puerto Rico)

Rhode Island Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Commission for 1.5 CLE credits

South Dakota (CLE credits are not required)***

Tennessee Commission on CLE for 1.5 CLE Credits

Texas State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits

Utah State Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 MCLE credits

Vermont Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board for 1.5 CLE credits

Virginia State Bar for 1.5 MCLE credits

Washington for 1.5 CLE credits

Wisconsin Board of Bar Examiners for 1.5 CLE credits

Wyoming State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits

Additional States - call customer service at (888) 626-3462

* Members of the Alaska Bar Association may report 1.5 CLE credits for participating in this course as it has been approved by other mandatory CLE jurisdictions for 1.5 CLE credits.

** The State Bar of Arizona does not approve or accredit CLE activities for the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education requirement. This activity may qualify for up to 1.5 hours toward your annual CLE requirement for the State Bar of Arizona, including 0 hour(s) of professional responsibility.

*** States that do not require CLE are indicated above. Rossdale does not apply for CLE in these states as CLE credit is not required.

**** The New Hampshire does not approve or accredit CLE activities for the Continuing Legal Education requirement. Pursuant to NH Supreme Court Rule 53, this activity may be counted for up to 1.5 CLE hours.

For additional questions, please call 888-626-3462.

REGISTER FOR CLE CREDIT AND LISTEN & LEARN AT YOUR CONVENIENCE WITH THIS LIVE TELEPHONIC SEMINAR.

All registered attendees who are unable to dial into the live teleconference will be e-mailed a complimentary downloadable recording & podcast of the full-length seminar.

You will receive toll-free dial-in instructions, online access to course and reference materials, and be registered for CLE credit when you check-out with a credit card or your check is processed.

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