About Hoban Law Group

Hoban Law Group is the first U.S. based law firm to expand its cannabis industry services across the globe with attorneys in the European Union, Latin America, and beyond. With these resources, HLG builds out client portfolios within the global cannabis economy.

Brazilian Court Rules on a Decision Allowing Hemp Cultivation

In recent months, we saw a Brazilian court rule on a decision allowing hemp cultivation, a first in the nation’s history. This, coupled with ANVISA’s recent policy announcements concerning its recognition of medicinal cannabis, represents a substantial and swift policy change in Latin America. I have previously written about the significance of the ANVISA announcement,

By |2020-01-24T15:24:08-07:00January 24th, 2020|Global Law|

Two Of The Top Cannabis Industry Leaders Launch GPS.Global

A Consulting Firm Positioned To Revolutionize The Global Cannabis Market DENVER, January 23th, 2020-- With 37 countries served and 25 years of collective wisdom, Gateway Proven Strategies (“GPS”) is a world-class cannabusiness consulting firm, positioned to accelerate the growth of the greatest industrial revolution of the 21st century. Founded by two of the top cannabis

By |2020-01-24T11:37:05-07:00January 23rd, 2020|Press Releases|

People in the News—Jan. 22, 2020—Hoban Law Group

Hoban Law Group senior counsel Steve Schain is set to present “Is Your Captive Ready for Cannabis?” at the 29th World Captive Insurance Forum. Speakers Hoban Law Group senior counsel Steve Schain is set to present “Is Your Captive Ready for Cannabis?” at the 29th World Captive Insurance Forum addressing emerging worldwide risks and providing

By |2020-01-22T11:54:23-07:00January 22nd, 2020|HLG In The News|

30 Top Cannabis Executives, Insiders, and Experts Set To Appear At The 2020 Benzinga Cannabis Capital Conference In Miami

DETROIT, Jan. 21, 2020 --  The premier cannabis gathering and networking event is right around the corner. Now in its sixth installment, the Benzinga Cannabis Capital Conference brings together cannabis entrepreneurs and investors from across North America to learn about and discuss this growing industry. The conference will take place Feb. 24-25, at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach

By |2020-01-22T10:58:40-07:00January 21st, 2020|HLG In The News|

How to stay on the right side of the new law

We've enlisted Larry Mishkin, a local attorney who specializes in cannabis law in association with the Hoban Law Group based in Denver, to lay out the dos and dont's of the new cannabis law. This information is provided for informational purposes only, and should not be construed as legal advice. The state's adult-use cannabis legislation

By |2020-01-22T11:12:59-07:00January 20th, 2020|HLG In The News|


The intersection of hemp products and the law is typically the main point of trepidation for providers when it comes to offering CBD. From a legal and cultural perspective, cannabis has been so stigmatized that some providers might think there’s something illicit about CBD. There isn’t. In fact, the Federal government has made it a

By |2020-01-18T12:14:21-07:00January 16th, 2020|HLG In The News|

Boulder County hemp producers decry many of the new federal regulations as unworkable

The sentiment emanating from the Colorado Winter Hemp Summit on Thursday was clear; the new regulations proposed in the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s interim final rules for regulating hemp production are too strict and threaten the future of the industry. “After the rules were issued we saw farmers that just lost hope and decided they

By |2020-01-18T12:04:36-07:00January 16th, 2020|HLG In The News|