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Delta-8 — Sowing Confusion in the Cannabis Industry

Marketed as a legal way to get stoned, Delta-8 products have been hitting the shelves of gas stations and smoke shops nationwide. But how can a product that purportedly gets users high escape federal and state regulation? ...more

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Cannabis Client Alert - Week of July 19, 2021

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In this Week’s Edition - - Senators ask for comment on comprehensive federal cannabis legislation - CA set to reform its cannabis regulatory system with single new department - SC Governor shows support for medical...more

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Missouri Law Protects Agricultural Facilities From Inspections By Out Of State Organizations

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Missouri Bill HB 574, approved by the Governor on June 10, 2021, effective on August 28, 2021, “prohibits the inspection of certain grounds or facilities in Missouri to enforce the laws of a state other than Missouri,” more...more

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NC Medical Marijuana Bill Passes Senate Finance Committee

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On Wednesday afternoon North Carolina Senate Bill 711, the Compassionate Care Act, was approved by the Senate Finance Committee completing another step in the Bill’s journey to legalize medical marijuana in North Carolina. ...more

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Cannabis Reform Hits the Senate: A Brief Overview of the Cannabis Administration and Opportunity Act

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This past week, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) unveiled the first draft of his long-awaited bill to legalize marijuana at the federal level. Along with Senate Finance Committee Chairman Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Sen....more

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Nebraska Attorney General Asked To Weigh In On Legality Of Delta-8

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Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer reinvigorated the federal marijuana debate last week with the introduction of his Cannabis Administration and Opportunity Act, which seeks to de-schedule cannabis and regulate cannabis...more

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California Establishes Department Of Cannabis Control

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In an effort to centralize and simplify regulatory and licensing oversight of the cannabis market, California has created the Department of Cannabis Control (DCC). With the passage of Assembly Bill 141, the DCC...more

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California Governor Signs Bill Creating Department Of Cannabis Control

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On July 12, 2021, California Gov. Gavin Newsom signed into law Assembly Bill 141 (AB-141), which creates the Department of Cannabis Control (DCC). The DCC will consolidate the three state cannabis programs – the Bureau of...more

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Food and Beverage Law Update: July 2021

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"The overwhelming majority of courts have concluded that neither COVID-19 nor the governmental orders associated with it cause or constitute property loss or damage for purposes of insurance coverage." So concluded the...more

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Stoel Rives | Deeply Rooted Podcast Episode Two: A Bright Future for Agriculture with Phil Ward, CEO of Oregon Future Farmers of...

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Oregon Future Farmers of America CEO Phil Ward joins Stoel Rives agribusiness partner Kirk Maag to discusses training the next generation of ag industry leaders, bridging the urban/rural divide, and leading state and federal...more

McGuireWoods Consulting

NC Politics in the News - July 2021 #3

Agriculture - THE NEWS AND OBSERVER: North Carolina farmer conducts 'big experiment' on 30 acres - A former electrical engineer is slowly transforming 30 acres of former vineyards into a sustainable fruit and vegetable...more

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SAFE Banking Act Making Headway In U.S. Congress

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What has long been a major handicap to the cannabis industry may finally be coming to an end. As federal law currently stands, financial institutions in states where marijuana is still illegal cannot provide services to...more

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The Historic Cannabis Administration And Opportunity Act Could Finally End Federal Cannabis Prohibition

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Cannabis, or “marihuana” as it is referred to in the Controlled Substances Act (CSA), has been federally illegal in the United States since 1937. Yesterday, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) announced that he will...more

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Federal And State Overview: Regulation Of Products Containing 'Minor' Hemp-Derived Cannabinoids

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Move over CBD, there are new cannabinoids in town. CBD has been the most sought-after and utilized hemp-derived cannabinoid in consumer products, but due in part to technological advances, various other hemp-derived...more

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Cannabis Client Alert - Week of July 12, 2021

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In this week’s edition - - Federal legalization bill released in Senate - FBI relaxes cannabis use rules for job applicants - Nevada MMA Commission will no longer punish athletes’ use or possession of cannabis ...more

Jackson Lewis P.C.

Top Five Labor Law Developments For June 2021

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1. The U.S. Supreme Court held California’s union access regulation constitutes an unconstitutional taking of an employer’s property. Cedar Point Nursery v. Hassid, 141 S.Ct. 891 (June 23, 2021). The California Agricultural...more

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USDA To Begin Work To Strengthen Enforcement Of The Packers And Stockyards Act

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The U.S. Department of Agriculture (“USDA”) announced late last month that it will be taking measures to support the enforcement of the Packers and Stockyards Act (“P&S Act”), a 100-year-old law designed to protect “poultry...more

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

Elevating Antitrust Issues: President Biden’s New Executive Order

During an already busy year for antitrust legislative and regulatory proposals, on July 9, 2021, President Biden issued Executive Order 14036: “Promoting Competition in the American Economy.” The Executive Order (“EO”)...more

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A New Commodity in a Traditional Box: Hemp's Commodity Status Demands Appropriate Attention

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The United States government federally decriminalized hemp on December 20, 2018, making hemp biomass—the raw, harvested agricultural plant—a commodity like any other crop, such as corn, wheat, or soybeans.  The transition of...more

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Senate Democrats Unveil Sweeping Federal Marijuana Legalization Proposal

On July 14, 2021, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), Senate Finance Committee Chairman Ron Wyden (D-OR), and Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) unveiled a draft of the Cannabis Administration and Opportunity Act. The...more

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FSIS proposes unified 30-day timeline for filing appeals related to inspection activities

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The proposed rule would require that Food Safety and Inspection Service inspection decisions, such as Noncompliance Records, be appealed within 30 days....more

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Cannabis Capital Markets in New York: M&A Deals and Capital Raises Are Skyrocketing

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When New York became the 15th state to legalize recreational cannabis on March 31, 2021, it opened one of the largest cannabis markets globally. Not surprisingly, the state’s capital raises and M&A activity in the cannabis...more

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Illinois Cannabis Market Poised To Take Off With New Dispensary Lottery Bill And Issuance Of New Licenses For Craft Growers,...

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After months and months of controversy around how Illinois managed the scoring and award of the first round of adult-use recreational cannabis retail licenses, Governor J.B. Pritzker has signed a new bill that not only...more

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Executive Order Throws Down the Gauntlet for a New Era of Antitrust Enforcement

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On July 9, President Biden signed an executive order on promoting competition in the American economy, listing broad priorities for antitrust enforcement. In conjunction with this order, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and...more

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H.B. 110 FY 2022-2023 biennium budget overview and review of first half of 2021

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The Ohio General Assembly recently completed an exhaustive and comprehensive first half of 2021. The legislature tackled the state’s two-year operating budget, COVID-19 relief funding, residential broadband expansion, reforms...more

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