Source: Legal Productivity, By Tim Baran
This webinar will cover topics directly relevant to various states’ marijuana legalization process, including the Federal versus State conflict issues and State versus local law conflicts.
When: Thursday, April 24, 2014 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM EDT
Speaker: Hilary Bricken, Canna Law Group
It will also provide the practical advice attorneys and their marijuana business clients need to know including the following topics: the general licensing process with various state agencies, local law implementation and litigation, medical versus recreational marijuana, trademark registration and protection, taxation, real estate transactions, and banking issues.
About the Speaker:
Licensed to practice in Washington and California, Hilary Bricken is an attorney with Canna Law Group, a practice group of Harris & Moure PLLC. Regarded as one of Washington State’s premier cannabis business attorneys, she helps cannabis companies of all sizes with everything from corporate structure and intellectual property protection to branding, licensing, and application of cannabis law. Her primary focus is helping cannabis companies navigate the increasingly confusing and murky legal climate surrounding state and local cannabis laws.
She has represented clients struggling with a host of common problems in the industry, from business license denials, revocations, and injunctions to land-use disputes and moratoria on cannabis businesses.
Hilary currently sits the Boards of both the National Cannabis Industry Association and the Cannabis Business Group (CBG). In 2013, based on her work in the marijuana industry, Hilary was named Deal Maker of the Year by the Puget Sound Business Journal and was also voted Marijuana Industry Attorney of the Year by DOPE Magazine.