From business formation to operational/regulatory compliance and licensing, our attorneys collaboratively work with cannabis operators to support their expansion in this budding industry, and provide counsel to clients on all aspects of the medical and recreational cannabis business in California. Our experience includes:

• Preparing clients for the licensing and regulation requirements under California’s MMRSA and AUMA
• Preparing and obtaining local permits for nonprofit or commercial cannabis operations
• State, county and city laws regulating non-profit and commercial cannabis business
• Monitoring federal policy towards State approved cannabis operations and following cannabis related State and Federal Legislative Bills
• Intellectual property including brand protection and licensing
• Entity formation and business licensing
• Real estate, land use and environmental requirements
• Taxation and planning
• Facilities leasing, local zoning regulations, and inquiries from the California Department of Real Estate
• Manufacturing, labeling, product safety and liability concerns
• Transportation regulatory laws
• Insurance matters