Business Entity Formation: Risks and Liability

Forming a legal entity to conduct a cannabis-related business challenges the common requirement that a business pursue a legal objective. Nevertheless, numerous cannabis industry ventures--from publicly traded pharmaceutical firms to privately funded cannabis information providers--are seeking to profit from the industry despite the legally threatening environment

Lending to Cannabis Businesses

By Vince Sliwoski

Cannabis business attorneys have documented a large number of loans in the cannabis industry, on behalf of both businesses and lenders; this blog post identifies some considerations for handling non-institutional loans to cannabis businesses.

Key Considerations For Investing In Marijuana Companies

By Law360

Increasing numbers of sophisticated investors are taking a closer look at opportunities in the marijuana industry. However, the legal landscape is complicated and contradictory, and investments require a heightened level of due diligence. (Subscription Required)

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