HLG Blogs2019-08-29T20:59:27-06:00

“Is it a Girl?”

Problems with Feminized Hemp Seed The big hype in the

By |October 11th, 2019|Categories: Hemp, HLG Blogs|Tags: |

GUEST POST: Cannabis, Communities, and Crime: Recent Statistics for Lingering Fears

This article is authored by Tony Gallo, Managing Partner for

By |October 11th, 2019|Categories: HLG Blogs, Marijuana|Tags: |

Two Days to Zoom Out

A Note on September’s HLG Retreat Over the last few

By |October 11th, 2019|Categories: Hemp, HLG Blogs, Marijuana|Tags: , |

Texas to Allow Additional Medical Cannabis Dispensary Applications

In 2015, Texas passed a law allowing a very limited

By |October 3rd, 2019|Categories: HLG Blogs, Marijuana|Tags: |

On the Watch: USDA Regulations

The wait may soon be over. Perhaps as soon as

By |October 3rd, 2019|Categories: Hemp, HLG Blogs|Tags: |

Why the SAFE Banking Act’s Passage May Solve Cannabis Banking

Paving the way for banks and insurance companies to serve

By |September 30th, 2019|Categories: HLG Blogs, Marijuana|Tags: |


The world's leading firm in consultancy for the promotion of

By |September 25th, 2019|Categories: HLG Blogs, Marijuana|Tags: |

The End is Nigh

A Non-Alarmist Perspective on the Vape Crisis Recently, there’s been

By |September 24th, 2019|Categories: Hemp, HLG Blogs|Tags: , |

Will Congress Provide Direction to FDA?

Earlier this week, as part of the Senate Appropriations Agriculture

By |September 20th, 2019|Categories: Hemp, HLG Blogs, Our Voice|Tags: , |

Mexico Cannabis Update

Resolution of the Supreme Court on the medicinal use of

By |September 18th, 2019|Categories: HLG Blogs, Marijuana|Tags: |

Going to Where the Puck Is

A Much Needed Paradigm Shift Toward a Whole Plant Approach

By |September 18th, 2019|Categories: Bob's Voice, Hemp, HLG Blogs|Tags: |

North Carolina Hemp: The Debate On Smokable Hemp

North Carolina began regulating pilot hemp production in 2015 pursuant

By |September 18th, 2019|Categories: Hemp, HLG Blogs|Tags: |

U.S. Customs And Border Patrol Bans Canadians, Then Changes Its Mind

Last October, I wrote Can Canadians Involved in the Legalized

By |September 16th, 2019|Categories: Hemp, HLG Blogs, International|Tags: |

How to Move and Bank Cannabis Cash in the US and Beyond

Spanning 34 states and generating $10.8 billion domestically in 2018,

By |September 10th, 2019|Categories: HLG Blogs, Marijuana|Tags: , |

Hemp Investing 101: The Basics

Since 2014, the nascent hemp industry quickly developed into a

By |September 10th, 2019|Categories: Hemp, HLG Blogs|Tags: |

Risky Business: Investment In The Absence Of Federal Marijuana Legality

A quick note on language. Recently, there’s been a trend

By |September 4th, 2019|Categories: Bob's Voice, HLG Blogs, Marijuana|Tags: |

Litigation Pitfalls – The “Hand-Shake” Contract

Having entered the cannabis and hemp legal space less than

By |August 30th, 2019|Categories: Hemp, HLG Blogs|Tags: |

A Tale of Necessity & Invention: Looking At Poland’s History With Hemp

Three years ago, I was in Poland representing a client

By |August 30th, 2019|Categories: Bob's Voice, Hemp, HLG Blogs|Tags: , |

California’s State of Hemp

It’s midsummer with California’s State Assembly in recess, a great

By |August 19th, 2019|Categories: Hemp, HLG Blogs|Tags: |

Virginia Announces New Policy Allowing the Production of Hemp Extracts

Under a new policy announced by the Northam Administration, the

By |August 12th, 2019|Categories: Hemp, HLG Blogs|Tags: |

Look Beyond the Valuation of a Cannabis Business to Create a Valuable Relationship

Many cannabis investors and companies seeking investments are looking to

By |August 5th, 2019|Categories: HLG Blogs, Marijuana|Tags: |

Industry Trembles After FDA Cracks The Whip

Powered by a $6.1 billion annual budget and prosecutorial

By |June 13th, 2019|Categories: Hemp, HLG Blogs|Tags: |