Cannabis Industry In Uruguay: Measures To “Boost and Incentivize”

Written by: Adrián A. Gutiérrez On 8/6/2020, two Decrees were published expressing the intention already stated repeatedly by the Uruguayan Government to promote the production, industrialization, and commercialization of psychoactive and non-psychoactive cannabis, for medical and industrial use. More specifically, these Decrees state that it is appropriate "to strengthen and incentivize medical psychoactive cannabis industry

By |2020-09-10T12:37:22-06:00September 10th, 2020|HLG Global, HLG Global|

Rules For Medical Cannabis In Mexico

Written by: Luis Armendariz LinkedIn: luisarmendariz September 2020 Finally, on July 27, 2020, a draft of secondary rules for medical cannabis in Mexico were submitted by the Secretary of Health (SSA) to the National Commission for Regulatory Improvement (CONAMER) for the mandatory public consultation and regulatory impact assessment. The rules, titled Rules for the Sanitary

By |2020-09-10T12:26:02-06:00September 10th, 2020|HLG Global, Uncategorized|

Mexico Cannabis Legal Update #19

Draft of Medical Use Rules Published Finally. On July 27, 2020, a draft of secondary rules for medical cannabis in Mexico was submitted by the Secretary of Health (SSA) to the National Commission for Regulatory Improvement (CONAMER) for the mandatory public consultation and regulatory impact assessment. The rules, titled Rules for the Sanitary Control of the Production, Research and Use

By |2020-08-11T12:10:19-06:00August 11th, 2020|HLG Global|

Evolución Normativa del Cannabis en Ecuador

Xavier Valverde Carcach  Hoban Law Group Luego de años de lucha de un sinnúmero de colectivos pro cannabis y profesionales interesados en esta nueva industria, la Asamblea Nacional de Ecuador escuchó el clamor de quienes confiamos en el cáñamo como una alternativa para el sector agrícola de nuestro país y aprobó el 17 de septiembre

By |2020-07-29T16:27:55-06:00July 1st, 2020|HLG Global|

Mexico Cannabis Legal Update #17: Bill Introduced Against Sale of Paraphernalia

Written by Luis Armendariz On June 10, 2020 a bill was introduced in the Mexican Congress with the intention to sanction and ban sale of illegal drugs paraphernalia (equipment, products and material to produce, consume, conceal or prepare illegal drugs). Such bill is not yet being reviewed nor scheduled to voted by the corresponding comittees

By |2020-06-23T10:54:52-06:00June 23rd, 2020|HLG Global|

Black Dirt Lives Again! Mexico’s Bright Future for Cannabis

Back in February, prior to the COVID pause, I traveled to Mexico to discuss the future of Mexico’s cannabis policy with top political decision makers alongside HLG international attorney, Luis Armendariz. Mexico is on the brink of cannabis legalization for both marijuana and industrial hemp, and I cannot stress enough how significant of this move.

By |2020-07-10T09:46:15-06:00May 28th, 2020|Bob's Voice, HLG Global|

Mexico Update – Mexican Senate Committees approve Cannabis Bill… but Deadline Extended

On March 4, 2020, three Mexican Senate Committees approved in a joint session the general terms of the cannabis bill for a new Law for Cannabis Regulation (Ley de Regulacion del Cannabis) - last version circulated on February 28, 2020 (the “Bill”). The Committees’ approval placed the Bill on its way to the Senate's general

By |2020-05-21T08:35:33-06:00May 20th, 2020|HLG Global|

Monitoring the Momentum of Cannabis in Africa

Africa has seen a recent wave of legal developments surrounding commercial cannabis and there are signs that momentum is continuing to build at speed. It may yet be some time before regulated dispensaries serve legal, recreational marijuana to customers in African cities like Cape Town, South Africa or Accra, Ghana —  neither country has affirmatively

By |2020-05-20T09:21:06-06:00May 20th, 2020|HLG Global|
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