The National Cannabis Bar Association (NCBA) has announced its cannabis industry continuing legal education program for attorneys on June 20th from 1:00pm-5:30pm, concurrently with this year's NCIA 3-day Cannabis Business Summit in Oakland, California. The CLE program will cover these topics: Practical Contracting Advice: This panel will focus on an attorney’s practical considerations of advising clients, whether representing a landlord, vendor, banker, or grower. Intellectual Property & Licensing: This provides an introduction to the legal issues involved in intellectual property (IP) licensing among companies operating in the highly-regulated cannabis industry. Consumer Protection: This part will explore putting safety first in consumer protection for this emerging industry through trademarks, advertising, product liability and product recall. Selling Securities: This segment will provide attorneys with an overview of the factors to consider when advising clients in the cannabis industry on their capital raising efforts. Additional details for these attorney CLE classes can be found here. Click here for more information about the full calendar of events at the Cannabis Business Summit and to register for the CLE program. The National Cannabis Bar Association was formed in 2015 by a group of lawyers who saw a need to educate and connect with other cannabis industry lawyers for the purpose of providing excellent, ethical, and advanced legal assistance to this growing industry.