This past legislative session, the Colorado General Assembly passed numerous bills related to cannabis and hemp. The following list highlights key points from a few bills that are of practical significance to operators. Please note the MED will conduct a rulemaking in the fall to implement many of these new laws and the following summary is just [...]
Recreational stores located north of Colfax Avenue in Aurora and all retail stores in Northglenn will be subject to the tax increase, in addition to any stores that open in unincorporated parts of the county after Jan. 1.
Author: Jeff Wilson, Esq. On June 30, 2017, Denver adopted final rules for Designated Consumption Area (“DCA”) permits, the final step towards rolling out the three-year social use pilot program approved by voters in 2016. The city intends to begin accepting applications for DCA permits by August 31, 2017. Application [...]
This email summarizes the current status of cannabis regulations for the City of Los Angeles, California (the "City"), as of July 13, 2017. On June 7, 2017, the City released its proposed draft regulations under Measure M (the "Draft Regulations"). We are still within the 60-day public comment period (which [...]
McAllister Garfield, P.C. is proud to report the impending release of the 2017 California Cannabis Opportunity Report. This Report is a joint project from McAllister Garfield, P.C., Denver Relief Consulting, and the Marijuana Policy Group. The report is something new, going beyond surface level state revenue projections and diving deep [...]
“An interested party has to come in and ask for a receiver to be appointed,” explained Dan Garfield, a Denver-based marijuana industry attorney.
“I would be shocked if (the California death) didn’t trigger some kind of lawsuit,” said Sean McAllister, a Colorado cannabis industry attorney.