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Delta-8 THC: More Risk than Reward

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Hemp product producers and sellers must consider a large number of legal and regulatory compliance risks each day.  Are their inputs and plant material coming from legally compliant sources?  Are their products,...more

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Regulatory risks of marketing CBD-infused food, beverages, and dietary supplements

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As is evident from a walk down a grocery store aisle, many companies are marketing CBD-infused food, beverage, and dietary supplements. And, as many of these companies know, the FDA has not approved CBD use in these products...more

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California Passes CBD Law That Conflicts With FDA Guidance

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Governor Gavin Newsome recently signed California Assembly Bill 45 (AB 45) into law, which, among other things, allows hemp-derived cannabidiol (CBD) to be included in any food, beverages, and dietary supplements sold in...more

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California Breaks With the FDA, Poised to Legalize Hemp Cannabinoids in Food and Beverage Products

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The California Legislature has passed a bill that will allow California consumers to purchase food, beverage, dietary supplements, and cosmetics manufactured with hemp-derived cannabinoids such as cannabidiol (CBD). Assembly...more

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California Finally Breaks From FDA On CBD: Governor Newsom Signs AB-45

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On October 6, 2021, California Governor Gavin Newsom signed AB-45, creating an explicit framework for the manufacture and sale of hemp-derivative products in the state of California. While hemp was legalized at the federal...more

Dentons

Cannabis Client Alert - Week of September 27, 2021

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Federal - House Committee to Vote on Federal Cannabis Legalization - The House Judiciary Committee is scheduled to vote on the Marijuana Opportunity, Reinvestment and Expungement (MORE) Act which, among other things, seeks...more

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Delta-8’s 2018 Farm Bill Honeymoon May Be Slowly Coming to an End

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The term tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) is most often associated with the delta-9 THC cannabinoid, which is one of over 100 cannabinoids found in both high-THC marijuana and low-THC hemp. Delta-9 THC is also the cannabinoid most...more

Womble Bond Dickinson

[Webinar] The Buzz on Understanding the FDA Regulatory Landscape for Cannabis - October 5th, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT

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In this webinar, we’ll discuss what we know about FDA regulation of cannabis and cannabis-derived products and look at trends in recent FDA enforcement over CBD products. Topics include: - Pathways for FDA...more

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NDI Letter Shows CBD’s Position Unchanged at FDA

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The 2018 Farm Bill legalized hemp-derived cannabidiol (CBD) at the federal level, but in the nearly three years since then, little has changed from the perspective of the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA). From the start,...more

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FDA Rejects Bids To Market CBD-Based Dietary Supplements

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On July 23, 2021, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (“FDA” or “Agency”) rejected two New Dietary Ingredient (“NDI”) notifications to market full-spectrum cannabidiol (“CBD”) as part of dietary supplements. This move...more

King & Spalding

Selling CBD-Infused Products Might Be Riskier Than You Think

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The global cannabidiol (CBD) market size is expected to reach USD 13.4 billion by 2028. And yet a large part of that market—CBD-infused food, beverages, and dietary supplements—consists of unlawful sales. This article...more

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What Is The FDA Saying About Full Spectrum Hemp? Key Takeaways From Rejections Of NDINs

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Almost three years since the legalization of hemp production in the United States, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is still in the process of determining the regulatory framework for CBD and other hemp...more

Foley Hoag LLP

The Not So Weaved Web: The Fate of CBD Products is in FDA’s Hands

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More than two years have passed since hemp-derived cannabidiol (CBD) was legalized in the United States under the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (also known as the “Farm Bill”). The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has...more

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The Week in Weed: August 2021 #3

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Welcome back to The Week in Weed, your Friday look at what’s happening in the world of legalized marijuana. The FDA says CBD is not a dietary supplement.  California refuses to allow cannabis in prisons.  ...more

Partridge Snow & Hahn LLP

FDA Refuses to Approve CBD As a Food Ingredient or Supplement

The federal Food & Drug Administration (“FDA”) has refused to consider an application by Charlotte’s Web Holdings, Inc. (“Charlotte’s Web”) for a CBD product to be sold as a dietary ingredient. Instead of clarifying the...more

Womble Bond Dickinson

Six Things You Need to Know About CBD and Other Hemp-containing Pet Products

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The trend toward state-level legalization of cannabis has led to a surge in cannabis-derived products and a continually evolving market with many types of cannabis products for people as well as their pets. Analysts predict...more

Kelley Drye & Warren LLP

FDA Rejects CBD New Dietary Ingredient Notifications: Four Practical Takeaways

FDA maintained its position that CBD in any form is subject to the drug preclusion language in the federal Food Drug and Cosmetic Act via objection letters posted regarding New Dietary Ingredient Notifications (NDIN) filed by...more

Vicente Sederberg LLP

Cannabis Administration And Opportunity Act: What The Proposed Federal Cannabis Laws Would Mean For Hemp

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On July 14, 2021, Senators Chuck Schumer (D-NY), Ron Wyden (D-OR), and Cory Booker (D-NJ) released the discussion draft of historic federal cannabis legalization legislation, the Cannabis Administration and Opportunity Act...more

Bodman

The ABCs of CBD and Hemp: A Primer

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Hemp and marijuana both come from the cannabis sativa plant but as a result of the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (the “2018 Farm Bill”), cannabis sativa with a THC content of less than 0.3% was removed from the federal...more

Kelley Drye & Warren LLP

CBD and Hemp Legal and Regulatory Roundup – July 23, 2021

Welcome to our weekly roundup of CBD and hemp-related legal and regulatory news: CBD - Iowa Court of Appeals upholds state’s view of CBD as controlled substance - The Iowa Appeals Court sided with the Marion Civil...more

Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP

Senators Schumer, Booker and Wyden Introduce Comprehensive Legislation to End Federal Cannabis Prohibition

Long-shot bill would also allow states to set own laws, make FDA lead regulator, address impact of War on Drugs, impose excise tax, and create CBD dietary supplement pathway. More than five months after first previewing...more

Vicente Sederberg LLP

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

Kelley Drye & Warren LLP

Dietary Supplement and Personal Care Products Regulatory and Litigation Highlights – May and June 2021

The dietary supplement and personal care product space continued to see enforcement on false CBD, COVID, and fertility claims as well as related litigation involving “germ-killing” claims on hand sanitizers and wipes.  Messy...more

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Bipartisan Legislation Proposed to Authorize CBD Dietary Supplements and Food Additives

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On May 19, 2021, Senators Rand Paul (R-KY), Ron Wyden (D-OR), and Jeff Merkley (D-OR) introduced the Hemp Access and Consumer Safety Act of 2021 (SB 1698), which would address long-standing regulatory uncertainty facing...more

Kelley Drye & Warren LLP

CBD and Hemp Legal and Regulatory Roundup – July 2021 #1

Welcome to our weekly roundup of CBD and hemp-related legal and regulatory news: CBD - Congressional report offers overview of CBD/hemp market, policy challenges - The Congressional Research Service (CRS) released...more

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