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Cannabis Law can be an intimidating legal area, especially when starting a new business. Our expert legal team can help you navigate the complex and ever-changing legal landscape to ensure your new business is operating safely.
Due to the passage of California’s proposition 64, the Adult Use of Marijuana Act (AUMA), approved by voters on November 8, 2016 and the Medical and Adult Use of Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MAUCSRA) approved by the state legislature in 2017, the commercial sale, distribution and production of cannabis in California is now legal. Our experts can help you to sort through the new legislations to get your cannabis business off the ground. From acquiring your initial business license to understanding the restrictions local city and county governments can impose on businesses in their jurisdiction our team can help you navigate through the maze of requirements ensuring your business maintains complete compliance with the law.
In addition to helping you understand the impact of the Justice Department’s recent withdrawal of federal guidelines regarding the legal sales of cannabis, we can help you understand how to work together with the Bureau of Cannabis Control, the Dept of Consumer Affairs, the Dept of Food and Agriculture, and the Dept of Public Health to ensure your business is following the letter of the law, and remains protected from interruption. We can assist you with all appropriate applications, forms and documents, and are ready to assist in the defense of clients should issues arise.
Contact us before you buy your cannabis business, and we will help you each step of the way, so you can rest easy knowing your business is operating legally, and your clients can safely purchase their cannabis products.