About Larry Mishkin

Larry is an Attorney to the HLG since 2015 and runs his own commercial practice in Northbrook, IL in which he represents entrepreneurs and small to mid-size businesses.

Illinois Adult Use Marijuana Sales

Written By:  Larry Mishkin A few years ago, when I would attend marijuana conferences around the country, everyone with whom I spoke always seemed ready to talk business opportunities until they heard I was from Illinois.  After that, talk quickly turned away from anything cannabis to Al Capone, Michael Jordan, the Cubs, whatever.  This was

By |2020-07-02T09:30:39-06:00June 17th, 2020|Government and Policy|

Update on Illinois Marijuana Adult Use

In less than a month, Illinois’ long-awaited adult use marijuana program will begin.  As of 6:00 a.m. CST on January 1, 2020, any person 21 years of age or older will be able to purchase marijuana in a licensed Illinois adult use dispensary.  In state residents will be able to purchase up to 30 grams

By |2019-12-18T15:56:54-07:00December 18th, 2019|Government and Policy|

Illinois Announces Adult Use Proposal

True to his word on the campaign trail, new Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker announced on May 4, 2019 the specifics of adult use legislation he would like to see pass the Illinois legislature this year. And it is loaded with a lot more than just 21+ and personal possession (up to 30 grams). Some of

By |2020-07-07T13:23:13-06:00June 13th, 2019|Government and Policy|

Illinois Opens Access To Medical Cannabis Program For Opioid Users And Removes Other Hurdles To Admission For Patients

By Larry Mishkin Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has turned a new leaf when it comes to the cannabis industry in Illinois. Coming close on the heels of his recent approval of new legislation permitting the cultivation and processing of hemp in Illinois, on August 28, 2018, Rauner signed into law Senate Bill 336, the Illinois Alternative

By |2020-07-07T13:23:15-06:00October 16th, 2018|Government and Policy|

Risk of Shipment

By Larry Mishkin A term that is common to most companies that manufacture or purchase manufactured goods is “F.O.B.” which means “Free On Board” or “Freight On Board.”. Depending on whose definition is used or which state’s Uniform Commercial Code statute applies, the term takes on a few different meanings, all of which basically boil

By |2019-12-19T09:48:29-07:00September 11th, 2017|Government and Policy|