The European Marijuana Minute – 4 Cannabis Updates from the European Marijuana Industry

Highest Court in EU Rules That CBD Isn’t A Narcotic On Thursday last week, the highest court in the European Union ruled that CBD isn’t considered a narcotic since “it does not appear to have any psychotropic effect or any harmful effect on human health,” reports the Guardian. The ruling…

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LEGALIZING MARIJUANA: Recreational pot industry preps for NJ debut

New Jersey residents voted to legalize the recreational use of marijuana on November 3. As state lawmakers work to establish parameters of the marketplace, Charles Gormally, co-chairman of the cannabis-law practice at Brach Eichler, said his law firm is already receiving tons of calls from people of backgrounds seeking to…

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Montana Gets Ready to License the Recreational Cannabis Industry

Montana made recreational cannabis legal this past election, and now, they’ve begun the process of licensing, already looking ahead to the future of the recreational industry.  According to the Montana Department of Revenue, the state is currently planning on being able to make licenses available by October of next year,…

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Are State-Run Dispensaries the New Future of the Marijuana Industry?

Over the past couple of years, the Cannabis industry has enjoyed a big wave of legalization in different states. Marijuana use for medicinal and recreational purposes is now legal in a lot of states in the US. While cannabis may be legal regionally it remains illegal federally. The illegal status…

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The Future of the Cannabis Industry in the Next 10 Years with Igor Dunaevsky

If one thing is certain, it is that the future of cannabis holds good things for the industry. Everything has started improving after decades of a bad reputation for marijuana. That is because experts put in a lot of time and effort into educating the public and enhancing cannabis’ image.…

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What is the Potential of Africa in the Global Cannabis Industry?

The global cannabis industry has an emerging new player, who could contribute significantly to revenues should they legalize cannabis as a whole: Africa. According to a 2019 report, the continent’s legal cannabis industry could be worth over $ 7.1 billion each year by 2023. It may be a glacial pace…

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Celebrating Women – 10 Powerful Women in the Cannabis Industry

The cannabis industry has attracted a lot of special, hardworking, and powerful women over the years. The increase in acceptance and legalization of cannabis has played a significant role in attracting a lot of these women into the cannabis industry; and the majority of these women have contributed immensely to…

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Growing A Business In The Cannabis Industry w Bess Byers #MUIYB Podcast

Episode Summary Bess and Mike focus on her journey growing a business in the cannabis industry which is highly regulated and highly taxed all while the industry generates hundreds of millions of dollars a year in revenue. Topics include: -Taxation and regulation -Where the industry is headed -Censorship on social…

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Will the Cannabis Industry Give Way to Biotech?

7investing lead advisor Maxx Chatsko discusses the potential for cultured cannabinoids with Kevin Chen, co-founder and CEO of Hyasynth Bio. The industrial biotech company has a partnership with Organigram Holdings and recently became the first company in the world to bring cultured cannabinoids to market. What are the promises and…

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