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Impacts of Marijuana Use On California Nursing Licenses

Although marijuana may be legal in many areas in California, the use of this recreational drug will impact your career. Many businesses have specific guidelines that employees must follow in regards to recreational drug use.  If you are a nurse working in the healthcare industry, you are especially putting yourself at risk for disciplinary action.
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Dual Lawsuits in California Highlight Confusion Caused by Conflicting Laws on the Federal, State, and Local Level

One of the most difficult, albeit intellectually fascinating, facets of California Cannabis law is the irreconcilable conflict between Federal criminalization of both medicinal and adult-use cannabis under the Controlled Substance Act (“CSA”) and the recent wave of state legalization. It often requires intellectual curiosity, legal tightrope walking, and a healthy stomach for risk. On one
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California Cannabis Industry Experiences Delays in Regulatory Merger, the Approval of Cannabis Stimulus, and More Illicit Busts.

California continues to streamline regulations and support for legal Cannabis businesses. In recent news, Governor Newsom announces his delay on regulatory changes, the House of Representatives passes a Cannabis stimulus bill and state agencies continue to crack down on illicit businesses. Here are the latest headlines. California Governor Delays Cannabis Regulatory Changes Prior to COVID-19,
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This Week in Cannabis: The Future of Dispensaries Post COVID-19, Cannabis Tax Break, and Organic Cannabis Standards

As state restrictions begin to lessen, the California Cannabis industry is seeing changes in the new future. These changes include modifications to dispensaries, Cannabis tax, and organic products. Here’s more on what’s happening in the industry. A Look at Dispensaries Post COVID-19 As a result of COVID-19s impact on California Cannabis businesses, the industry is
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This Week in California Cannabis: California Expunges Cannabis Convictions, Columbia Care Opens Virtual Shop & Pasadena Struggles to Legalize Cannabis

The California Cannabis industry is yet again seeing some changes – convictions are being expunged, virtual shops are being introduced, and cities continue to experience licensing issues. Here are the full stories. California is Expunging Cannabis Convictions In an effort to eliminate criminal records for those individuals that are no longer violating state law, Santa
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California Cannabis Industry Introduces A Fast Food Drive-Thru, Provides Tax Support for Businesses Owners, And Works To Resolve LA Licensing Lawsuit

This week in the California Cannabis industry there have been new retail business openings, tax-related changes for business owners, and updates on a court case regarding the selection process of LA Cannabis licenses. Southern California Introduces First Cannabis and Food Drive-Thru After weeks of temporarily closing their doors, Original Cannabis Cafe has finally reopened its
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Which Child-Resistant Packaging Should Your California Cannabis Company Be Using?

California Cannabis companies have many laws and regulations they must abide by to protect their licenses and consumers. Child-proofing your products is imperative especially if you are in the manufacturing industry. If you hold a Cannabis manufacturing license, you are required by law to use child-resistant packaging on all your products. These standards are set
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Why Was My Cannabis License Renewal Denied?

As an owner in the California Cannabis industry, you are required to renew your license every year. Your license requirements may differ depending on the type of business you run. Although this process sounds simple, there are many factors that could deter your license from being renewed. From convictions to disciplinary actions, you must follow
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The Effects of COVID-19 on California Cannabis Industries

Like many other businesses, the California Cannabis industry is feeling the effects of the coronavirus. From sales to outsourcing and day-to-day operations and even preplanned 420 events, businesses are adapting to new buying habits, health standards and social restrictions. Sales Early reports indicate dispensaries saw a mixture of increased and decreased sales depending on the
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3 Common Reasons Your California Cannabis Application Was Denied

You’re ready to cash in on the green rush in the California Cannabis industry. You’ve created a plan, come up with the necessary capital and investments. You’ve submitted your application. But then, you receive a denial letter. Don’t lose hope. Unlock Legal can help you get your California Cannabis license and begin your dream job.
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