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Declined: Why Your Credit Card Company Won’t Let You Buy CBD

In 2018, CBD products raked in $2 billion and the market is estimated to grow to $16 billion in retail sales by 2025, according to a report by Cowen & Co. So why wouldn’t merchant service providers want to take a hit of such a growing and lucrative market? According to Hoban Law Group financial

By |2019-09-18T13:32:09-06:00August 19th, 2019|HLG In The News|

Green Entrepreneur’s Top 100 Cannabis Companies

Welcome to Green Entrepreneur’s first-annual 'Green 100' list. The all-star lineup salutes the top cannabis products, services, and events in the market today. From technology to THC, startups to conglomerates, these companies offer the industry’s most innovative, influential, and impactful products and services. Hoban Law Group made the list for Professional Services!

By |2019-09-18T13:32:30-06:00August 13th, 2019|HLG In The News|

U.S. Hemp Industry Should Not Be Affected by Chinese Tariffs Per Economist and Trade Experts

Chinese tariffs are impacting retailers selling consumer goods, but it does not appear that medical marijuana sales are feeling its effects, according to a recent report by Hemp Industry Daily. The reason is that hemp trade from the United States to China is virtually non-existent, according to Brian Cheng, a general partner at Arcview Group in San

By |2019-09-18T13:33:04-06:00August 13th, 2019|HLG In The News|

University of Denver, Colorado to Host 6th Annual CBOutLook Conference with 32 CBD Experts

The 6th annual CBOutLook conference will happen from August 14 to 15 at the University of Denver. More than 32 CBD experts around the world are expected to present updates on the state of Cannabidiol policy, business, and technology. Newsmakers meant to participate on key presentations include Brian Furnish Mark Bolton, and Bruce Linton. 30

By |2019-09-18T13:33:56-06:00August 12th, 2019|HLG In The News|

Chinese tariffs having minimal effects on US hemp industry, experts say

Most American farmers are in full-fledged panic mode after companies in China suspended their use of U.S. agricultural products in response to tariffs imposed by the Trump administration on Chinese goods. ___ Row-crop farmers of traditional products such as soybeans are harder hit by uncertain global markets and falling prices, and many have shown they

By |2019-09-18T13:34:14-06:00August 12th, 2019|HLG In The News|

CBOutlook Conference Coming to Denver

More than 32 global CBD experts will gather to present timely updates on the state of cannabinoidiol business, tech and policy at the 6th annual CBOutLook conference, set for August 14-15 at the University of Denver. Newsmakers Brian Furnish, Bruce Linton and Mark Bolton will participate on key presentations. The two-day conference at the University of Denver

By |2019-09-18T13:34:51-06:00August 9th, 2019|HLG In The News|

MEDIA ALERT: CBD is Not A Controlled Substance – The “Source Rule” Applies

An Urgent Request from Bob Hoban – Hoban Law Group  As you may know, the Hoban Law Group (HLG) appeared before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals (in February, 2018) in San Francisco - Hemp Industry Association, et al. vs. DEA (“HIA Suit”) –concerning the issue of CBD extraction from hemp, and the legality of industrial hemp,

By |2019-08-12T19:30:50-06:00July 27th, 2019|Press Releases|

There’s gold in that green: Industrial hemp comes to the High Plains

In 1848, James Marshall discovered the first flakes of gold at Sutter’s Mill in Coloma, California. Those flakes led to the California Gold Rush and turned the newly acquired ex-Mexican territory into a billion-dollar shot for the American economy. This is a critical distinction, explained Larry Mishkin, attorney with Hoban Law Group, a Denver, Colorado-based

By |2019-09-18T13:35:34-06:00July 22nd, 2019|HLG In The News|

Making Your Mark and Protecting It

Marijuana products technically aren’t eligible for federal trademarks because the plant is illegal under the Controlled Substances Act. Hoban Law Group patent attorney Kevin Fortin, who is working with Finley on an intellectual property strategy, said MJ and hemp businesses should look at it this way: “Trademarks insure your marketing dollars, and patents insure your

By |2019-09-18T13:36:03-06:00July 19th, 2019|HLG In The News|

The Cannabis Capital Convention

The Cannabis Capital Convention is the first cannabis conference in the Netherlands for investors and entrepreneurs. Hoban Law Group's Founder, Bob Hoban, will be presenting at this event. Featured HLG attorneys & staff Robert T. Hoban PRESIDENT & FOUNDER Bob Hoban is an AV® Preeminent™ rated attorney and seasoned commercial practitioner. He is recognized as

By |2019-08-12T19:30:51-06:00July 19th, 2019|Events|