California Cannabis Licensing Analysis Dec 2018 – Jan 2019

Happy New Year! Welcome to 2019 everyone, we hope you had a safe and fun New Years Eve. The regulated cannabis industry just turned one year old today and oh what a first year it was. It was filled with ever-changing regulations, cities & counties constantly playing catch-up (before they even knew what they were doing to begin with) and …

Analysis Of Draft Permanent Cannabis Regulations

California’s three state cannabis licensing authorities have announced the publication of proposed regulations in the California Regulatory Notice Register, the first step toward adopting non-emergency regulations. This publication is the start of the formal rulemaking process and marks the opening of the 45-day public comment period. The current emergency regulations, adopted by the Bureau of Cannabis Control, California Department of …

How to Sell to Dispensaries in California

The only way you can legally sell to a Dispensaries in California is by having a distribution license. The old days of walking into the shop and showing products are over. A distribution license is mandatory to get the products to retail. Distributors may hold other license types. For example if you are a cultivator and want to sell to …

How to Sell Great Cannabis Products

When it comes to selling great cannabis products there are three things that must be in alignment. Number one the quality of the product. You need to have great quality products or no one will want to purchase your cannabis products. One of the main things I tell our clients is, “if your weed or wax sucks nobody will want …

5 Key Steps for California to Regain Cannabis Leadership

Nearly 20 years after California jump-started a national dialogue on medicinal cannabis, the Legislature and the Governor have succeeded in negotiating a set of new bills to bring law and order to the Wild West economy of legal cannabis in California. Should the governor sign his name to the package of bills the Legislature approved last month — AB 266, …

Guide to AUMA 2016

California NORML has recently released a great summary on the language contained in The Adult Use of Marijuana Act (AUMA). This is an initiative for legalizing cannabis for adult use (aka recreational). It is being backed by Sean Parker who is the founder of Napster and co-founder of Facebook. Please read below the information provided by California NORML and let …