Everything You Need to Know About Running a Cannabis Dispensary in Nevada

The cannabis industry is growing rapidly – literally! Across the country, retail stores and medical dispensaries are seeing large revenues, despite the even larger burden of regulations and the persistent federal prohibition of the practice. However, despite the federal prohibition roadblock, 33 states have legalized medical marijuana and 11 have voted to legalize marijuana for [...]

By |2019-12-04T10:57:07-08:00November 27th, 2019|Marijuana|0 Comments

Vape Related Illnesses

The Southern Nevada Health District (SNHD) has reported its first confirmed case of a serious respiratory illness related to vaping in Clark County. This report comes amid various other reports from around the country, where e-cigarette related illnesses have been spiking. However, in this case, the SNHD reported that the person involved is a minor [...]

By |2019-12-02T13:00:23-08:00October 10th, 2019|Marijuana, Personal Injury|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

Consumption Lounges in Nevada

One of the largest issues that continue to plague the cannabis industry is the inability for out-of-state residents to be able to consume cannabis products that they purchase at state-licensed local dispensaries. Specifically, Las Vegas is one of the largest tourist cities in the country and with the state of Nevada having legalized cannabis for [...]

By |2019-09-10T15:44:01-07:00July 23rd, 2019|Marijuana|0 Comments

Las Vegas City Council Meeting RE: Social Use Venue Licenses

Las Vegas City Council Meeting RE: Social Use Venue Licenses 03/21/2019 0 Comments On March 20, 2019, the Las Vegas City Council met to discuss a proposed bill regarding social use venues (consumption lounge) in the City of Las Vegas. After deliberation, the Council members instructed the City staff that they would like various additions [...]

By |2019-09-10T16:30:33-07:00March 21st, 2019|Marijuana|0 Comments

Smoking Defenses: The NFL and Marijuana

Smoking Defenses: The NFL and Marijuana 01/31/2019 0 Comments As the 2018 NFL season comes to an end, we approach the holy grail of the sport, the Super Bowl. The 53rd installment of the “most expensive ticket in town” will feature the Los Angeles Rams vs. New England Patriots, on February 3, 2019 in the beautiful [...]

By |2019-09-10T15:52:55-07:00January 31st, 2019|Marijuana|0 Comments

Common Tax Litigation Situations Marijuana Businesses May Encounter

Common Tax Litigation Situations Marijuana Businesses May Encounter Thirty states and the District of Columbia currently have laws broadly legalizing marijuana in some form. However, marijuana remains illegal under Federal law, and this creates an uncertain landscape for marijuana businesses in the preparation of their Federal income tax returns and in handling an IRS audit. [...]

By |2019-09-10T16:33:54-07:00September 30th, 2018|Marijuana|0 Comments

Record Keeping for Marijuana Businesses

Record Keeping for Marijuana Businesses Good record keeping is essential to ensuring your marijuana business runs smoothly. Not only does it allow you to track your business’ progress and stay organized, it also helps your business remain in compliance, as some records are required to be kept by law and can be subject to inspection [...]

By |2019-09-10T16:36:20-07:00July 27th, 2018|Marijuana|0 Comments

What is the Nevada Dispensary Association?

What is the Nevada Dispensary Association? The Nevada Dispensary Association (“NDA”), a non-profit trade association, was formed in 2014 with a mission to develop and promote best practices in Nevada’s medical marijuana industry. Medical marijuana use was legalized in Nevada in 2000, but no mechanism for legal sales of marijuana existed at that time. Then, [...]

By |2019-09-10T16:40:07-07:00July 20th, 2018|Marijuana|0 Comments