Business and Law of Marijuana


Thursday, September 26


2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Presented By:

Patricia Heer, Editor, Cannabis Law Digest; Lara DeCaro, Partner, Leland, Parachini, Steinberg, Matzger & Melnick, LLP; Omar Figueroa, Founder & Principal, Law Offices of Omar Figueroa

This panel of experts will address the interplay between state laws legalizing recreational and/or medical marijuana uses and the Federal Controlled Substances Act; enforcement and application of other regulatory regimes governing the operation of marijuana-related businesses, such as banking and securities laws; and the ethical considerations for an attorney advising a client engaged in a marijuana-related business; as well as other timely issues.