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Attorney Ethics and Legal Marijuana: Amendments Proposed to Rules 1.2 and 8.4

The recent advisory opinion issued by the Ohio Supreme Court Board of Professional Conduct has led to a myriad of concerns among lawyers and others in Ohio’s medical marijuana community. 632 more words

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Attorney Ethics and Legal Marijuana: Advisory Opinion 2016-6

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This past June, a number of Ohio attorneys (including our firm) submitted a request to the Board for an advisory opinion on three distinct issues ( 1,310 more words

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Breaking: Devastating Advisory Opinion from the Ohio Supreme Court Board of Professional Conduct

We’ve previously covered the topic of Ohio attorney professional ethics relating to House Bill 523 and the coming medical marijuana industry in Ohio. Well, today Ohio lawyers received the much-anticipated advisory opinion from the Board of Professional Conduct and it was…. 684 more words

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Join us at the Marijuana Business Daily Crash Course Seminars in Cleveland and Cincinnati!

I’m excited to announce that I will be one of the featured speakers at the Marijuana Business Daily Crash Course seminars taking place in Cleveland and Cincinnati next month, where I’ll have the opportunity to present and answer questions on the legal issues associated with retail dispensaries, marijuana processors, cultivators, and ancillary businesses in Ohio. 247 more words

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Pot Social Media Co. Secures NASDAQ Listing

If you haven’t heard, one of the most popular cannabis-themed apps out there today is MassRoots. And it is now going public. The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has allowed this pothead themed social media site to become one of the first cannabis-based IPOs. 312 more words

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Attorney Ethics and Legal Marijuana

With the recent passage of H.B. 523, medical marijuana in Ohio will become a reality this September. Most people are familiar with the fact that the rule-making process will take some time, but Ohio attorneys are presented with a more difficult question: can we even advise medical marijuana businesses? 521 more words

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These Cannabis Companies Are About to go Public

A short while ago the SEC loosened rules to allow investors to trade in cannabis-related businesses. The substance is still illegal on the federal level. But there are now exceptions. 325 more words

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