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Mastering Marijuana, CBD, and Hemp Business Law in 2022 CLE -- 24/7 On-demand Recording and Complimentary Podcast

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Learn the latest on Mastering Marijuana, CBD, and Hemp Business Law in 2022 with this convenient, 24/7 On-demand Seminar and Complimentary Podcast. Register to obtain CLE and MCLE credit, online access to complete course and reference materials, and attend this on-demand seminar. YOU MAY LISTEN FROM ALMOST ANY TYPE OF COMPUTER OR IPOD. ACCESS TO THE RECORDING AND MATERIALS DOES NOT EXPIRE.

Mastering Marijuana, CBD, and Hemp Business Law in 2022 CLE

90-Minute On-demand Seminar and Complimentary Podcast
Thursday, Sept. 8, 2022

Includes Online Access to complete Course/Reference Material and Complimentary Podcast.

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


Marijuana related sales are slated to surpass $35 billion worldwide this year. The huge growth in the industry has led to a surge of law practice opportunities and new clients from marketers and dispensaries to sellers of paraphernalia and bankers. In particular, there is a significant need for counsel fluent in the latest business, employment, intellectual property, transportation, regulatory, medical, and commercial aspects of cannabis, hemp, and CBD. The faculty for this seminar features several leading authorities on the subject. This comprehensive program on cannabis law will cover the most relevant issues and practical solutions, including transactional, investment, IP, security, litigation, criminal, banking, money laundering, commercial, and ethical considerations. The faculty will also cover the changes and progress on the latest caselaw and future regulations. 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.


Mastering Marijuana, CBD, and Hemp Business Law in 2022:

a. An Overview of the Legal Marijuana Industry

b. Taxation & Banking Solutions

c. CBD and Hemp Regulation

d. Employment Issues

e. Dealing with Cash Clients

f. Criminal Concerns for the Cannabis Industry & Potential Solutions

g. Banking & Lending Issues

h. Medical Marijuana

i. Security Related Legal Issues

j. Licenses

k. Compliance & Avoidance Strategies

l. Dispensaries, Distribution, and Transportation

m. Federal vs. State Issues

n. Intellectual Property Considerations

Recorded Question and Answer Session

Biography of Seminar Faculty:

1. Toni Forge co-founded 4LeafConsulting, a cannabis licensing and compliance consulting firm dedicated to offering clients a practical approach to establishing their cannabusinesses. 4LeafConsulting specializes in local and state licensing, interpreting cannabis regulations, strategic partnerships, contract negotiation, and drafting and operational business strategies. Ms. Forge is an accomplished attorney with over 27 years of litigation and corporate experience. A leader in compliance and litigation management, Ms. Forge has served as a chief compliance officer for major Fortune 500 companies and has implemented several litigation management programs for global insurance companies. She advised the US Equities and The Portfolio Analytics and Performance Groups in her role as Associate General Counsel for TCW. Ms. Forge provided legal support to portfolio and fund managers for a range of financial products and assessed compliance and risk exposure as it related to asset fund management. She has spoken widely on cannabis regulation and on numerous cannabis podcasts. Ms. Forge was nominated as “Cannabis Lawyer of the Year” by Webjoint magazine.

2. Christopher Strunk is a Partner at Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani, LLP, where he brings a decade of experience in the industrial hemp and cannabis sector. Mr. Strunk assists companies in complying with state environmental laws, managing downstream risk, and defending them in high-stakes product liability litigation. Mr. Strunk is nationally recognized for his work on the environmental issues facing the cannabis industry, including litigation risks, state regulations, and agency enforcement. His nationally-published work has been featured in the Defense Research Institute’s The Voice and in numerous publications. Mr. Strunk has been named one of “250 Cannabis Law Experts” in the nation. Mr. Strunk focuses on the defense of large, multi-party environmental matters, including mass tort and products liability litigation involving alleged toxic injury arising from asbestos, lead, mold, solvents, and other contaminants. He also developed a significant industrial hemp and cannabis practice, defending ancillary and plant-touching businesses in environmental disputes and litigation. He also has a wealth of experience in commercial litigation. He has successfully represented single-member LLC’s, partnerships and large corporations in multi-million dollar lawsuits involving breach of contract claims, business torts including interference with contract and business relationships, trademark infringement, and unfair business practices.

3. 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 and marijuana regulation.

CLE Credit: Rossdale CLE is a national leader in attorney education and has trained thousands of attorneys, paralegals, and other legal professionals.

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**

California State Bar for 1.5 MCLE credits

Colorado Supreme Court Board of Continuing Legal and 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

Vermont Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board for 1.5 CLE credits

Virginia State Bar for 1.5 MCLE credits

West Virginia for 1.8 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.


You will receive an on-demand download of the seminar, accompanying materials, and information to report the CLE credits as soon as you register with a credit card or when we process your check.

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