The Hoban Minute – 118 | Patrick Goggin, Garrett Graff, Bob Hoban | What Did the DEA Do to CBD This Time?

The Hoban Minute - 118 | Patrick Goggin, Garrett Graff, Bob Hoban | What Did the DEA Do to CBD This Time? Eric hosts a roundtable discussion with Hoban Law Group cannabis industry legal experts Bob Hoban, Patrick Goggin, and Garrett Graff to discuss the Interim Final Rule published by the Drug Enforcement Administration in

By |2020-10-28T09:26:14-06:00October 28th, 2020|The Hoban Minute|

Hemp Industry Members File Suit Over DEA Regulatory Overreach

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Hemp Industry Association (HIA) and RE Botanicals, Inc. on Monday filed a complaint in federal court against the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), citing regulatory overreach that threatens to destroy the domestic hemp industry, before its even begun. The plaintiffs are represented by cannabis legal firms Vicente Sederberg LLP, Kight Law Office

By |2020-10-26T10:30:51-06:00October 26th, 2020|HLG In The News|

Hemp Industry Members File New Federal Action Challenging DEA’s Regulatory Overreach

The detailed complaint asks a U.S. District Court to block the DEA from unlawfully criminalizing hemp production  The lawsuit also highlights the DEA's history of unlawful attempts to regulate legal hemp products and asks the court to enjoin the agency from promulgating any rules related to hemp production WASHINGTON — The Hemp Industries Association and a

By |2020-10-13T13:58:18-06:00October 13th, 2020|Litigation|

Hemp Legal Defense Fund On September 18th, industry-leading cannabis law firms, including Hoban Law Group, filed an appellate suit on behalf of the Hemp Industries Association (HIA) and RE Botanicals, Inc. against the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) based on its recent Interim Final Rule (IFR). These parties will imminently pursue a District Court action related to the same

By |2020-10-12T09:14:07-06:00October 12th, 2020|Litigation|

Cannabis Law Firms Advise RE Botanicals In Lawsuit Challenging DEA’s New Hemp Rule

Hoban Law Group filed a petition on behalf of RE Botanicals Inc. and the Hemp Industries Association (HIA) asking the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit to review an interim final rule on hemp production. “Implementation of the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018,” which was promulgated by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) last month, stipulates all hemp derivatives

By |2020-09-23T09:28:31-06:00September 23rd, 2020|HLG In The News|

Hemp Is Not Marijuana . . . Unless You Ask the DEA

DEA Tries to Define Hemp If you’re a hemp business, you probably understand the victory that came with Congress passing the 2018 Farm Bill. As most industry players know, this piece of federal legislation expressly confirmed that hemp is excluded from treatment as "marihuana" at the federal level. Importantly, the 2018 Farm Bill also more

By |2020-09-29T19:52:11-06:00September 22nd, 2020|Hemp|

Hemp Industry Members File Lawsuit Against DEA, Challenging Rule That Could Have Far-reaching Consequences

Petition asks federal appeals court to review a rule the DEA issued last month, arguing the agency exceeded its authority and violated the 2018 farm bill WASHINGTON, D.C. — A national hemp trade association and a South Carolina-based hemp company have filed a federal lawsuit against the Drug Enforcement Administration, challenging a rule the agency implemented last month that could have far-reaching

By |2020-09-21T15:40:00-06:00September 21st, 2020|Press Releases|

The Hoban Minute – 109 | Bob Hoban & Eric Singular | The DEA’s Interim Final Rule on Cannabinoids

The Hoban Minute - 109 | Bob Hoban & Eric Singular | The DEA’s Interim Final Rule on Cannabinoids Bob and Eric discuss the controversial interim final rule published by the DEA in late August of 2020 and what implications it might have for the cannabinoid industry. They also touch on the importance of public

By |2020-09-16T09:45:18-06:00September 16th, 2020|The Hoban Minute|

DEA Approves Pot Study in Arizona and Colorado Aimed at Helping Veterans With PTSD

Veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder will soon be able to take part in a cannabis study in Arizona and Colorado after recent approval by the Drug Enforcement Agency. The study will be conducted by the California-based multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies (MAPS) with embattled Arizona Dr. Sue Sisley, fired from the University of Arizona in 2014 after

By |2020-07-07T13:13:55-06:00April 22nd, 2016|Government and Policy, Hemp, Regulatory|
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