Cannabis Career Guide: Budtender

One of the most common questions I get asked is, “How do I break into the cannabis industry?” Whether you are new to cannabis or a long-time user everyone wants to make sure they are not missing out on this green rush. Some careers paths will be an easy transition. Regulatory positions may require additional…

Cannabis Career Guide: Hospitality Associate

One of the most common questions I get asked is, “How do I break into the cannabis industry?” Whether you are new to cannabis or a long-time user everyone wants to make sure they are not missing out on this green rush. Some careers paths will be an easy transition. Regulatory positions may require additional…

CBD Business, Part 2: Federal v. State Laws

Federal vs. State CBD Legislation With recreational marijuana being illegal in most regions of the United States, it creates a lot of confusion for individuals regarding the regulations of cannabidiol (CBD). Especially as CBD oil products are growing in popularity, a great deal of people do not understand the difference between CBD and marijuana. What…

CBD Business, Part 1: Safety

What was once a niche alternative treatment is booming into a multimillion-dollar market. Whether for personal use or just prospecting business opportunities, the CBD industry is a fantastic market. Understanding CBD Products & Safety As the cannabidiol (CBD) realm continues to grow, the information behind it will too. With this being said, it is inevitable…

Rose Law Group, Part 2

Cannabis practice group profile with The Kush Chronicle. A dialogue on the current trends in the cannabis legal space with Laura A. Bianchi, Justin Brandt and Jessica Hale. Continued from the Rose Law Group, Part 1. Laura Bianchi How has the legal cannabis landscape changed in 2019?  We’ve seen an incredible amount of activity in…

Laura Bianchi:  Lawyer, Cannabis Advocate, Leader

Laura Bianchi  is a Partner with the Rose Law Group and Director of Cannabis practice. A multi-faceted, passionate and hardworking individual, Laura aims to promote the legalization of cannabis while educating consumers about the health and economic benefits. I had the pleasure of discussing some key topics in the current cannabis debate. Primarily, I wanted to…

California’s Senate Bill 51 & Cannabis Banking

What is the Senate Bill 51? In November 2016, the voters of California helped pass Proposition 64: the Control, Regulate and Tax Adult Use Marijuana Act which authorized recreational use to specified limits. However, cannabis still remains illegal under federal law. As a result of the immoral scheduling of cannabis as a schedule one drug…