Congress passed the Agricultural Improvement Act of 2018 (far better identified as the “Farm Bill”) in December 2018 which removed hemp from the federal Controlled Substances Act. This additional resulted in hemp-primarily based cannabidiol or “hemp- CBD” legalization. Regardless of their federally legal status, hemp- CBD items are now far more in query than ever, diverse state and federal agencies have proposed drastically diverse regulations all through each facet of the hemp- CBD sector.

If you are a hemp- CBD business enterprise, have interest in the sector or are interested in the state and future of hemp- CBD legality, please join us tomorrow, February 21, 2019 at noon (PST) for the newest installment in our lunchtime webinar series. This session is entitled “West Coast Hemp- CBD Just after the Farm Bill.”

In this hour-extended session, Harris Bricken lawyers Daniel Shortt (Seattle, Washington), Nathalie Bougenies (Portland, Oregon), and Griffen Thorne (Los Angeles, California) will deliver an in-depth appear at adjustments in federal law and policy post Farm bill, as effectively as its effect on every single of the 3 west coast states (Washington, Oregon, and California). All through the presentation our group will also talk about the status of laws and regulations in every single state. Some of the subjects we will cover involve:

  • the future of hemp permitting
  • Farm Bill implications for Internal Income Code section 280E
  • banking for hemp- CBD organizations
  • intellectual house for hemp- CBD organizations
  • CBD in meals, beverages, vape cartridges, oils, topicals, and other items and
  • the Meals and Drug Administration’s function in hemp- CBD.

With an sector that is projected to be worth $20 billion by 2022, interest in hemp is at in an all-time higher. Make certain you do not miss out on this precious facts! The webinar will be moderated by Hilary Bricken, with our panel of attorneys addressing audience concerns throughtout the presentations. Please register for the occasion right here! Must you have any additional concerns, please really feel cost-free to attain us at firm@harrisbricken.com.