Cannabis Thought Leader News

Why the IRS is Targeting the Cannabis Industry

Ricardo Baca interviewed attorney James Thorburn of Thorburn Walker LLC on The Cannabist Show recently. Thorburn explained a recent jump in the number of IRS audits of cannabis business operators as related to...
- October 13th, 2016 at 2:11 pm

Insight from Leading Cannabis Company Founders

The first Elevate Conference, which took place in Oakland on September 20th, focused on cannabis startups. The event, sponsored by Gateway Incubator and Investing in Cannabis,  provided attendees a great opportunity...
- October 10th, 2016 at 9:47 pm

SEC Suspends Med-X Cannabis Crowdfunding Campaign

The SEC Halts a Crowdfunded Cannabis Offering Guest post by Irwin Stein, legal expert and consultant In the year I have been blogging I have written several articles about the...
- September 27th, 2016 at 10:51 pm

California Edibles Maker VCC Brands Expands in Washington

Shango Los, in his final podcast for Ganjapreneur, interviewed Kenny Morrison, founder and CEO of VCC Brands, formerly Venice Cookie Company. Morrison, who with Marco Hoffman founded the California-based edibles...
- August 6th, 2016 at 3:52 pm

Canine and Cat Cannabis Conundrum

Alison Malsbury of Canna Law Group is cautious on CBD for pets from a legal perspective. While her blog post certainly isn’t definitive, she raises several issues that suggest...
- July 25th, 2016 at 3:25 pm

What Cannabis Consumers Want

Insights for Dispensaries: How to Build Customer Loyalty Guest post by Bethany Gomez and Jamie Schau of the Brightfield Group Despite what many believe, legal marijuana doesn’t just sell itself. Legal...
- June 30th, 2016 at 7:23 pm