Black-owned cannabis brand Viola has launched its own education platform to bring a “new wave of talent” to the cannabis industry, according to CEO Al Harrington. The Harrington Institute, powered by the Cleveland School of Cannabis, another Black-ow
The New Jersey Cannabis Regulatory Commission (CRC) adopted its first set of rules for the state’s adult-use cannabis industry last month and had 30 days to begin accepting and processing business license applications—a deadline that came and went Se
California Gov. Gavin Newsom survived a statewide recall vote by a wide margin, but now the hard work of building a successful, accessible cannabis industry only continues for him and his administration. We spoke with attorney Jared Schwass on “Beyon
In August, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) maintained its position that CBD in any ingestible form is subject to the drug preclusion language in the federal Food Drug and Cosmetic Act via refusal letters posted regarding New Dietary Ingre
DENVER (Sept. 17, 2021) – PRESS RELEASE  – Wana Brands will continue its partnership with The Green Solution (TGS), one of the first recreational cannabis brands in the nation, and the Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment (CDPHE), to ho
Ohio’s medical cannabis cultivators can seek state approval to expand their operations as regulators at the same time plan to license additional dispensaries to serve the market. The state announced Sept. 15 that it will grant expansion requests to g
Episode 14 of Cannabis Conference’s newest podcast ‘Beyond the Show’ drops today, during which Digital Editor Eric Sandy interviews Schwass Law Firm founder Jared Schwass. In the episode, Schwass weighs in on this week’s California’s recall election
The Farmer’s Wife celebrated the grand opening of its third dispensary in Missouri’s developing medical cannabis market Aug. 20.  The new Springfield location incorporates many of the attributes that Director of Retail David Brodsky says sets the com
LOS ANGELES | September 16, 2021 09:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time | PRESS RELEASE | engin sciences, the creator of AI-powered recruitment platform, and Würk, an industry provider of human capital management software, announced today that they have ente
OAKLAND,Calif., Sept. 16, 2021 – PRESS RELEASE – Harborside Inc., a California-focused,vertically integrated cannabis enterprise, announced that it has entered into astrategic research agreement with Utah State University to conduct a studyled by wor
OTTAWA,Ontario, Sept. 16, 2021 – PRESS RELEASE – HEXO Corp. announced the company achievedits goal to become carbon neutral by September 2021, offsetting 100% of its2020 operational carbon emissions in addition to the personal emissions of its1,200 e
Dark Heart NurseryA healthy cannabis plant. Earlier this summer, the team at Dark Heart Nursery announced the findings of a formal survey of cannabis growers across California: After some 200,000 tissue tests, 90% of California facilities researched
After approving an increased number of medical cannabis dispensary licenses earlier this year, the State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy will launch its licensing process to issue 73 new retail licenses, bringing the total number of dispensaries in the sta
A bipartisan group of state lawmakers introduced the Michigan Cannabis Safety Act Sept. 14 to fine-tune testing, tracking and labeling regulations in the state’s medical cannabis market, according to a local WILX report. Under Michigan’s current medi
DENVER — Vicente Sederberg LLP (VS), a leading national cannabis law firm, announced Tuesday it has formed an environment, health, and safety (EHS) practice led by environmental attorneys with extensive public and private sector experience in the fie