As the US economy goes through its struggles, the cannabis industry continues to pick up momentum with each passing month. Although any realistic amendments to federal banking and criminal regulations seem to be far off in the future, the cannabis industry is made up of clever investors and operators alike, and together they are finding […]
Understanding what your company is and where you want to take it on an esoteric level is important for a number of reasons. Of course, the aforementioned discussion is pertinent, however, in terms of practical application this deeper comprehension of what you are will allow you to avoid wasted time and disorganized structure. A major […]
Real Estate and Cannabis; A Convergence of New and Old
The interplay of early-stage decisions and long-term goals of a company are more intertwined than most business owners or entrepreneurs realize. More importantly, long-term business strategy often pulls its foundational framework from early-stage legal decisions that are interconnected on a fundamental level. Decisions surrounding corporate business structures, fundraising and control vs. equity ownership, tax considerations, […]
States across the country have quickly adjusted to the changing times and passed varying statutes and regulations pertaining to the legality or decriminalization of cannabis. These regulations are aimed at both bolstering local economies and communities, as well as in response to a recognition that cannabis-related products have positive medicinal properties for the consumer. However, […]
Previously associated with the War on Drugs, the cannabis industry slowly crept into the mainstream economy over the last few decades via grassroots political movements in scattered pockets across the country. What was once a trickling of change is now a rush of political and economic transformation that is now quietly being fueled by big […]
It’s no secret that a growing number of people across all sectors, age groups and geographic locations are feeling an innate need for self-determined independence. Whether you’ve been working for a Fortune 500 company and are disheartened by an endlessly monotonous schedule; whether you’re working up the courage to pursue that business you’ve always wanted […]
The Stark Law and Anti-Kickback Statute can quickly and effectively end your healthcare practice. Each law was passed with the intention of protecting patients from being "over-treated" by placing limits and restrictions on how physicians refer patients to themselves, entities in which they have a financial interest, or to other healthcare providers.