Alan Hanson Interviewed for PBC Conference Alan Hanson, Cannabis Banking Attorney at Gleam Law, is interviewed by Joshua Radbod, Co-Founder and CEO of the PBC Conference. The PBC Conference will diving into topics on payments, banking and compliance in the cannabis industry. Our Gleam Law team is looking forward to attending the conference in Washington…

Delta-8 THC, Is it legal?…. It Depends By Jordan Gertje on August 20, 2021 Justin Walsh, partner at Gleam Law, recently spoke on a Cannabis Conference webinar titled Delta-8 THC: The Latest Research, Policy, and Opportunities. Hosted by Eric Sandy, Digital Editor of Cannabis Business Times, and featuring Greg Gerdeman, President and CEO of NASHCX,…

Why is the Cannabis Community Celebrating 7/10? By Jordan Gertje on July 10, 2021 Is this your first time hearing about 710? Most everyone familiar with cannabis knows about 420. The number “420” dates back decades in marijuana culture; from The Grateful Dead, to mentions in Pulp Fiction, to music from Snoop Dogg, all the…

A CBD manufacturer in Arizona has been fined $30,000 for misleading marketing By Jordan Gertje on July 8, 2021 Kushly, and its CEO, Cody Alt, are being sued for allegedly making misleading and unsubstantiated health claims about Kushly’s CBD product. In its most recent law enforcement action, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced a…

Five Things to Know Now About Oregon’s Psilocybin Therapy Program In November 2020, Oregon voters approved Measure 109, the Oregon Psilocybin Services Act (the “Act”), which directs the Oregon Health Authority (“OHA”) to work with the Oregon Psilocybin Advisory Board (the “Board”) to formulate rules and regulations implementing the Act and the use of psilocybin…

Gleam Law Named Best for Comprehensive Cannabis Legal Services Gleam Law was named the best law firm for comprehensive cannabis legal services in an article by Benzinga. It says, “The great thing about Gleam Law is that they keep it real. You won’t find stuffy or dry attorneys here, so you can feel comfortable discussing…

Mississippi Marijuana Misstep The Mississippi Court of Appeals upheld a life sentence for a 38-year-old man for possession of 1.5 oz of marijuana – which is now legalized in a majority of states in the US – but not Mississippi. The man, Allen Russell, had two previous offenses: A burglary conviction in 2004 and unlawful…

SB 5372 Important First Step in Washington’s Hemp Market Even though Washington State’s hemp plan has been on the books since February 20, 2020, when Washington’s Hemp Plan was approved by the United States Department of Agriculture. The groundwork for Washington’s Hemp Plan was laid when Washington passed Senate Bill 5276, Washington’s Hemp Production Bill….

The Strains of Decriminalizing Cannabis: Seattle U Cannabis Law Society Discusses Sparks of Change In November of 2012, Washington State voters passed Initiative 502, permitting Washingtonians over the age of 21 to recreationally consume cannabis products—making Washington, along with Colorado—the first states to legalize the possession and recreational use of marijuana. Seattle University’s Cannabis Law…

Happy 4.20!!! This is an opportunity for us to interact directly with the public to answer any, and we mean any, burning questions you have about the cannabis industry. Our entire legal team is available to provide the information you are looking for. From trademarks and patents to cannabis banking, we have all the bases…