2020 Cannabis Guide


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Global Cannabis Guide Launched

We are very 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 information on the most important legal issues, from relevant legislation and general information to special requirements and risks. Please note that it provides general information only and does not claim to be comprehensive. Laws in this area are quickly evolving. Please share with those in your firm and interested clients.


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Legal Update
Date Posted: January 10, 2020

The Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board (WSLCB) regulations for issuing retail cannabis licenses prohibit, among other things, a retail cannabis business within 1000 feet of the “perimeter of the grounds” of a school.

Legal Update
Date Posted: December 18, 2019

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has issued interim final regulations for the production of hemp under the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (the 2018 Farm Bill).