CANNABLOG

Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition in New York Attracts Venture Capitalists, Entrepreneurs and Major Media

The Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo) attracted more than 2,500 business professionals and garnered major media attention at its recently concluded 2nd Annual event June 17-19, 2015 at the Javits Center in New York.
The leading event for the legalized and medical marijuana industry, sponsored by the International Cannabis Association, was 3-days of non-stop business building, education, networking and serious media coverage that included…

. . . read more

CANNABLOG

First Cannabis Business Certification Program offered in New York City

By Catherine Jones  bio
A six-hour certification on “How to Open a Cannabis Business” is being presented at the Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition at the Javits Center in New York, NY on Wednesday, June 17 as part of a dedicated day of education for the leading event on the East Coast for the legalized and medical marijuana industry…

 

. . . read more

PESTICIDE USE

As States Legalize Marijuana, Study Finds Uneven Pesticide Use Restrictions on Growing Practices, Safety Concerns, and Ecological Options

The legal and medical marijuana industry is on track to be the next American gold rush, and the second Annual Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo) in New York, presents an in-depth educational program that covers everything from A to Z on how to succeed in the industry.
Sponsored by the International Cannabis Association (ICA), CWCBExpo taking place June 17-19, 2015 at the Javits Center in New York provides the latest insight and strategies for the legal, regulatory, financial, operational, retail, marketing and healthcare sectors of the industry…

. . . read more

NEGOTIATING A LEASE

Checklist of Key Terms to Include in Your Marijuana Business Lease

Here’s a list of the protections you should try to get when you negotiate a lease for your legal marijuana business:
[ ] Permitted Use: Specify what…

 
 
 

. . . read more

MEDICAL MARIJUANA PROGRAM

Seattle Cracks Down on Unlicensed Medical Dispensaries

Unlicensed medical dispensaries, also known as “collective gardens” in Seattle are taking business from licensed recreational dispensaries and costing the City tax revenues. Demanding a license does…

. . . read more

MEDICAL MARIJUANA PROGRAM

Proposed Changes to Dispensary Licensing Rules

Proposed MMDP changes to the licensing process would require applicants to submit additional materials with their applications, including…

. . . read more

SECURITY
 

Prevent Break-Ins and Theft at Your Cannabis Facility

  • Intruders shoot an employee after breaking into the AzGoGreen co-op in Tempe
  • Gunmen kill 2 security guards while robbing a Bakersfield dispensary
  • The owner of a Spokane medical dispensary shoots a burglar in self-defense
  • A security guard is shot during a botched holdup of a…

 

. . . read more

MEDICAL CANNABIS PROGRAM

By the Numbers: Licensing in Nevada

Nevada has begun issuing medical marijuana licenses. Current situation…

. . . read more

MEDICAL MARIJUANA PROGRAM

By the Numbers: Licensing in Illinois

Illinois began its official licensing process in September. Current situation…

. . . read more

MEDICAL MARIJUANA PROGRAM

Minnesota Finalizes Program Rules for Manufacturers

The Health Department issued final program rules for medical marijuana manufacturers (scroll down to page 462). The state also selected 2 manufacturers to grow, produce and distribute…

. . . read more


()