Know Before You Grow: Federal and State Laws for Selling Hemp and CBD Products


Thursday, October 24


2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Presented By:

Michelle Bodian, Attorney, Vicente Sederberg LLP

Federal vs. State law: Which laws do business operators need to follow to sell hemp and CBD products? Spoiler alert: It's both... and don't forget about the local laws and ordinances. Don't miss this session for a deep dive into the regulations and other best practices you need to know to launch your hemp or CBD business and navigate the ups and downs of recent regulations and bans. Attorney Michelle Bodian's experience working with the Massachusetts Department of Agriculture before joining the leading firm in cannabis law and policy, Vicente Sederberg, means she has a perspective that will be exceptionally valuable to attendees concerned about hemp regulations and limits on CBD. This presentation will also feature a prediction on where the FDA, FTC and Department of Public Health will decide on the CBD issue in Massachusetts, and provide a valuable risk assessment on specific products for retailers.