Wednesday, April 1, 2020
top-five-hemp-purchase-order-terms
A few weeks ago, we addressed the need for hemp sellers and purchaser to enter into agricultural production agreements (“APAs”), and in doing so, avoid unnecessary litigation.  APAs are generally entered into at the beginning of a contractual relationship. In other cases, parties will forego a formal APA, and opt for a simpler, more “casual”…
hemp-cbd-across-state-lines-new-jersey
The Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (“2018 Farm Bill”) legalized hemp by removing the crop and its derivatives from the definition of marijuana under the Controlled Substances Act (“CSA”) and by providing a detailed framework for the cultivation of hemp. The 2018 Farm Bill gives the US Department of Agriculture (“USDA”) regulatory authority over hemp…
home-renovation-mistakes-you-never-want-to-make
That big weekend project. Your HGTV remodelling idea. You’ve purchased all the supplies and the TV shows or online tutorials make it all look so easy. There are all kinds of fun home renovation projects that you can start. Not only can they add value to your home and increase your “curb appeal” but they…
hemp-cbd-across-state-lines-kentucky
The Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (“2018 Farm Bill”) legalized hemp by removing the crop and its derivatives from the definition of marijuana under the Controlled Substances Act (“CSA”) and by providing a detailed framework for the cultivation of hemp. The 2018 Farm Bill gives the US Department of Agriculture (“USDA”) regulatory authority over hemp…
hilary-bricken-on-january-30-at-take-me-to-your-dealer-a-kcrw-joint
It’s been a crazy two years since California legalized adult-use cannabis with the passing of Prop 64 and the adoption of the Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act. On Thursday, January 30th, our own Hilary Bricken will join KCRW’s cannabis round table to discuss the industry’s evolution and future. This is a rare opportunity…
social-media-bans-on-cbd-ads-make-no-sense
Last month, comedian Sacha Baron Cohen delivered a now widely shared keynote speech at an Anti Defamation League event in New York, in which he spared no harsh words for social media companies who he claims provide a platform for hate speech and the proliferation of fake news. In his speech, Cohen offered sharp criticisms for…
medical-cannabis-can-help-curb-addiction-to-recreational-marijuana-study-says
Australian researchers have found that medical cannabis can help people who are addicted to…
guaranteed-ways-to-save-more-money-in-the-new-year
Over and over again, we keep hearing that Canadians just aren’t saving enough. According to reports, we owe too much, spend too much, and don’t have a saving strategy in place to build a nest egg for retirement and emergencies. So now that the expensive holiday season is over, what better time than the new year to put saving back on…
sex-and-fibromyalgia-part-3-improving-painful-intercourse
By Ginevra Liptan, MD        *Links may generate a commission for this site In the first two parts of this series, we discussed the different ways that fibromyalgia can affect libido and how to improve it. Another huge factor affecting sexual enjoyment in fibromyalgia is pain—both widespread pain and painful intercourse can wipe out any enjoyment of…
oregon-hemp-litigation-failure-to-pay-for-10000-pounds-of-seeds-alleged
As we predicted, litigation concerning hemp production continues to rise. At this point, it is the rare week that we do not see at least one new lawsuit on the state or federal docket– and that is just in Oregon. Given the extraordinary growth in hemp licensure and cultivation nationwide, it seems the courts will…