HLG Blogs2019-11-20T20:45:38-07:00

Preparing for Increased M&A Activity in the US Hemp Industry

With a stroke of President Trump’s pen on December 20,

By |May 6th, 2019|Categories: Hemp, HLG Blogs|Tags: |

How Risk Management Can Make Marijuana Businesses Bulletproof

Envision managing the risk of a volatile, staggeringly lucrative, 100

By |May 6th, 2019|Categories: HLG Blogs, Marijuana|Tags: |

Florida Medical Marijuana: It’s Time To Get Rid of Vertical Integration

In Florida, operators of Medical Marijuana Treatment Centers (MMTCs) are required to

By |April 29th, 2019|Categories: HLG Blogs, Marijuana|Tags: |

Lawsuits in the cannabis space

As the cannabis industry matures from illegal activity to

By |April 17th, 2019|Categories: HLG Blogs, Marijuana|Tags: |

Pennsylvania Senators Unveil Bill to Foster an Adult-use Cannabis Program

Pennsylvania Senator Daylin Leach and Senator Sharif Street recently unveiled

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

Regulation of different CBD product types

As FDA and industry determine the legality of CBD in

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

NHL Marijuana Policy Approach As A Role Model For Other Professional Sports

With thirty-three states and the District of Columbia legalizing

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

Concerns and Limitations for Multistate Producers Looking to Market CBD

Passage of the 2018 Farm Bill has undoubtedly provided comfort

By |April 2nd, 2019|Categories: Hemp, HLG Blogs|Tags: |

Hemp Industry Outlook: Start-ups, Mergers & Acquisitions Abound

Three months since the passage of the Agriculture Improvement

By |March 20th, 2019|Categories: Hemp, HLG Blogs|Tags: |

The FDA and Hemp: Status Check

By Darren Kaplan and Garrett Graff At the end of

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

The USDA and Hemp: Status Check

The United States Department of Agriculture (“USDA”) is ramping up

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

Hoban Law Group Statement on USDA Announces Timeline for Regulations, Hemp Specific Listening Session Planned for March 13th

It's last call for comments before next week's USDA listening

By |March 8th, 2019|Categories: Hemp, HLG Blogs|Tags: |

What CBD Shutdowns Mean and How to Fix the Problem

In the early months of 2019, and after the recent

By |February 28th, 2019|Categories: Hemp, HLG Blogs|Tags: |

What’s the Latest on Legalization in New Jersey?

Cannabis legalization advocates began 2018 optimistically — if perhaps unrealistically

By |February 19th, 2019|Categories: HLG Blogs, Marijuana|Tags: |

The New Congress Talks Cannabis

The new House of Representatives has announced its first cannabis-related

By |February 15th, 2019|Categories: HLG Blogs, Marijuana|Tags: |

Progress Report: 2018 Farm Bill

With the recent passage of the Agriculture Improvement Act of

By |February 8th, 2019|Categories: Hemp, HLG Blogs|Tags: |

Hemp Update: 2018 in Review

More than a decade since its seminal ruling in HIA v.

By |February 5th, 2019|Categories: Hemp, HLG Blogs|Tags: |

Legal packaging for foods and supplements

Supplement and food brands must ensure their packages contain required

By |January 28th, 2019|Categories: Hemp, HLG Blogs|Tags: |

Internal Revenue Code Section 280E

Internal Revenue Code Section 280E states "[n]o deduction or credit

By |January 23rd, 2019|Categories: HLG Blogs, Marijuana|Tags: |

Foreign Direct Investment In Cannabis Projects In Colombia. Is The Investment Safe There?

Relevance of the market opportunity Colombia represents for cannabis projects

By |January 23rd, 2019|Categories: HLG Blogs, International, Marijuana|Tags: , |

Cannabis Trends We Should All Be Watching in 2019

Experts weigh in on up-and-coming CBD and THC products and

By |January 7th, 2019|Categories: HLG Blogs, Marijuana|Tags: |

Medical Cannabis in Zimbabwe

Before I left on a five day trip in which

By |December 21st, 2018|Categories: HLG Blogs, International, Marijuana|Tags: |

Hoban Law Group Statement on the Farm Bill

At long last, the hemp industry can revel in landmark

By |December 14th, 2018|Categories: Hemp, HLG Blogs|Tags: |

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

By |October 16th, 2018|Categories: HLG Blogs, Marijuana|Tags: |