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New regulation on mining licenses in Uzbekistan

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Uzbekistan’s Cabinet of Ministers has approved a new Regulation “On the procedure for issuing licenses for the right to use subsoil plots”, including plots containing strategic types of minerals (gold, silver, copper, lead,...more

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt PC

CARES Act Questions for the Agricultural Industry (Updated 06/30/2020)

Congress recently passed the economic stimulus package referred to as the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (the “CARES Act1”), the Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act (“PPPHCE Act”),...more

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Fraudulent Emotional Support Animals Limited By New Florida Law

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I’ve posted about Emotional Support Animals (“ESA”) before, I keep coming back to this topic because emotional support chickens, peacocks on planes and little dogs at the grocery store (a common sight in Florida during the...more

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NC Politics in the News - June 2020 #4

Agriculture - WLOS: Veterans Healing Farm awarded grant to upgrade grounds for families - A Henderson County non-profit has been awarded a grant through Carolina Farm Credit’s Corporate Mission Fund to improve and...more

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Cannabis Industry Should Expect Continued Federal Antitrust Oversight

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DOJ Attorney’s House Testimony: Industry “Unpopular” With Attorney General Barr - The federal government does not generally enforce the Controlled Substances Act (CSA) in states that have legalized cannabis, unless...more

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New California Workplace Safety Standards For Nighttime Agricultural Workers

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California has adopted the first nighttime work safety standards in the nation which apply to agricultural workers who harvest, operate vehicles, and other tasks between sunset and sunrise. The new safety standards are...more

Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP

Mise en œuvre de l’ACEUM : Survol des changements propres à certaines industries

L’Accord Canada-États-Unis-Mexique (l’« ACEUM ») entrera en vigueur le 1er juillet 2020 et remplacera l’Accord de libre-échange nord-américain (l’« ALENA »), qui a été en vigueur pendant 26 ans. Connu sous le nom de « USMCA »...more

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The Week in Weed: June 2020 #4

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Welcome back to The Week in Weed, your Friday look at what’s happening in the world of legalized marijuana. We begin with the claim that the Justice Department brought antitrust actions against cannabis companies due to...more

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Coronavirus: The Hill and the Headlines – COVID-19 D.C. Update – June 2020 # 18

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In Washington: The Treasury Department, working with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), mistakenly delivered more than a million stimulus payments worth about $1.4 billion to deceased people, according to a report...more

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt PC

Oregon CAT: Oregon Department of Revenue Extends Time for Public Comment for Administrative Rule and New Oregon CAT Bill in...

On June 23, 2020, the Oregon Department of Revenue (“DOR”) held its scheduled call-in hearing for its second batch of permanent rules. During that meeting, the DOR heard public comments regarding the following four Oregon...more

World Law Group

2020 Global Report on Cannabis Policy

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We are pleased to announce the release of the World Law Group (“WLG”) Cannabis Guide 2020. This guide provides a brief overview of laws and policies regarding the use of cannabis in various jurisdictions and briefly outlines...more

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California Environmental Law & Policy Update - June 2020 #4

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Bayer to pay more than $10B to resolve lawsuits over Roundup, PCBs, and Dicamba - Bullet NPR – June 24 - Bayer will pay more than $10 billion to end tens of thousands of lawsuits filed over its Roundup weedkiller, the...more

Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP

USDA and FDA Issue Joint Statement on Global Food Export Restrictions and COVID-19 Transmission

On June 24, 2020, following recent activity from China regarding concerns over the safety of imported food, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a joint statement on...more

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Animal Rescue Groups May Proceed With Unfair Competition Claims

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An update from Jennifer Madaras, one of the firm’s summer associates: A California federal judge has ruled that two animal rescue groups can proceed with unfair competition claims against numerous defendants accused of...more

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How Covid-19 Has Gotten More Animal Owners To Consider Creating Pet Trusts

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The rapid spread of the novel coronavirus (“COVID-19”) has sparked an interest in people all over the world to make sure their affairs are in order in case of sudden death or incapacitation. Many pet owners consider their...more

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Cannabis Group Weekly Alert - Week of June 25, 2020

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In this week’s edition: NCUA issues guidance on provision of financial services to hemp businesses, Louisiana governor expands cannabis industry protections statewide, Nevada governor pardons over 15,000 convicted for...more

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The Boston Cannabis Board Introduces Itself to the Public, Identifies Priorities for Coming Months

The Boston Cannabis Board on June 24, 2020 held a virtual public meeting addressing the current state of adult use marijuana licensing in the City of Boston. Established by a City Council ordinance in November 2019, the Board...more

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Farm Bill Does Not Save Hemp Trademark Application

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In 2018, when the Farm Bill was signed into law, hemp cultivators and extract producers were hopeful that the federal pressure on their industry might begin to ease. The 2018 Farm Bill removed hemp from the Controlled...more

Kelley Drye & Warren LLP

COVID-19 Washington Update: June 2020 #7

Below, please find a summary of today’s federal government efforts in response to COVID-19. Congress - Today, top administration health officials – including NIAID Director Fauci, FDA Commissioner Hahn, CDC Director...more

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Telemedicine For Veterinary Practices During COVID-19

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As the spread of COVID-19 continues to increase rapidly across the globe, there are still many uncertainties between the relationship of animals and the virus. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is only...more

Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP

CUSMA Implementation: Overview of Industry-Specific Changes

The Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement (CUSMA) will come into force on July 1, 2020, replacing the 26-year-old North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). Known as USMCA in the United States, and T-MEC in Mexico, CUSMA...more

Foley Hoag LLP - Cannabis and the Law

Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission Plans to Revise Regulations by the End of the Summer

During a Cannabis Control Commission (“Commission”) regulatory policy discussion on June 19th, Chairman Steven Hoffman confirmed the Commission’s plans to publish draft revised regulations within the next few weeks and to...more

Dentons

Restructuring issues and challenges in the cannabis industry

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The legalization of recreational cannabis in 2018 opened the doors for Canada to be a first-mover in what analysts predicted would be an exciting and lucrative industry. Although the cannabis industry has experienced...more

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Confidentiality of Water Quality Management Plans in Texas

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The Texas State Soil & Water Conservation Board (Soil Board) is responsible for the abatement and prevention of pollution resulting from agricultural or silvicultural nonpoint source pollution in the state of Texas, as...more

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Don’t Rush to Apply for that CBD Trademark Just Yet!

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As we previously reported, the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) issued a trademark examination guide last year, broadening the class of cannabis-related goods for which cannabis companies could register their...more

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