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Cannabis Compliance Board

During the 2019 Legislative Session in Carson City, the Governor championed a sweeping retooling of the State’s marijuana regulatory mechanism. With the passage and signing of Assembly Bill 533, Nevada created the Cannabis Compliance Board (CCB). Modeled after the Nevada Gaming Control Board, the CCB will be tasked with regulation and oversight of the cannabis [...]

By |2020-03-25T15:23:32-07:00March 25th, 2020|Hemp Law, Marijuana|0 Comments

USDA Interim Rule Testing Method for Hemp

PROPOSED FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION RULE: Following the passage of the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018, also known as the 2018 Farm Bill, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) was tasked with developing and implementing regulations to control domestic hemp production. One of the areas of regulation the USDA is required to cover is [...]

By |2020-05-10T22:14:02-07:00March 24th, 2020|Hemp Law|0 Comments

How to sell Hemp and CBD products from Nevada

While it is enticing to start a hemp or CBD business in Nevada, there are several steps that must be followed in order to start your business legally. This is not an exhaustive list of what actions to take, but rather a broad overview of general issues that need to be addressed. If you have [...]

By |2020-03-20T18:31:38-07:00March 5th, 2020|Hemp Law, Marijuana|0 Comments

H.R. 5587 (CBD as dietary supplement by the FDA)

In just over one year since the passing of the 2018 Farm Bill, hemp and cannabidiol (CBD) have seen an explosion in popularity. While the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is proposing and soliciting comments on final rules for regulating the growing of hemp across the United States, some companies are experiencing difficulties with [...]

By |2020-01-28T13:45:21-08:00January 22nd, 2020|Business Law, Hemp Law, Marijuana|0 Comments

FDA Warning on CBD Products

On November 25, 2019, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released a statement regarding warning letters to 15 companies for illegally selling products containing (CBD) in ways that violate the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act (FD&C Act). The FDA has come forth and stated these marketed products have not been approved by the [...]

By |2020-05-05T11:21:18-07:00December 9th, 2019|Hemp Law, Marijuana|0 Comments

New Distance Setbacks for Marijuana Establishments

In order to be approved for a marijuana establishment license, there are various regulatory requirements that must be met, one of which is a distance setback requirement. This means that when applying for a license, the physical address of any proposed marijuana establishment must be a specific distance away from certain establishments as proscribed by [...]

By |2019-12-02T12:52:45-08:00September 25th, 2019|Hemp Law, Marijuana|0 Comments

Starting a Hemp Business in Nevada

Starting A Hemp Business In Nevada 08/10/2018 0 Comments Thanks to the 2014 U.S. Farm Bill, Senate Bill 305 (SB305), and Senate Bill 396 (SB396), those who are interested in growing, producing, or handling industrial hemp in Nevada are able to do so under the State of Nevada Department of Agriculture Industrial Hemp Program. However, [...]

By |2020-05-05T11:16:58-07:00August 10th, 2019|Hemp Law|0 Comments

Industrial Hemp in Nevada

Industrial Hemp in Nevada 01/23/2018 0 Comments Overview It is common knowledge that hemp and marijuana are both produced from the cannabis plant. Although plants used for hemp production do contain small amounts of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the main psychoactive component of marijuana, it is at an exceptionally low level compared to cannabis strains used to [...]

By |2019-09-10T16:17:34-07:00January 23rd, 2018|Hemp Law|0 Comments