LA Phase 3 - Cannabis Retail Licensing Guide

Guide to LA Phase 3 Retail Cannabis Licensing - Social Equity qualifications, including zip codes; Undue Concentration limits by neighborhood; LA cannabis dispensary zoning criteria.

Read More
AB 97 - Provisional Licenses for California Cannabis Businesses, Thru 2021

A new law AB 97 will allow more California cannabis businesses to become licensed and increases fines against illicit operators.

Read More
LA Cannabis Business Taxes now due Monthly

LA City cannabis businesses must now report their city taxes on a monthly basis. Effective 7/1/2019. First reporting due August 1, 2019.

Read More
New Bill Would Allow Loans for Cannabis Businesses

The Ensuring Safe Capital Access for All Small Business Act would allows the SBA to offer loans to cannabis businesses. With start up costs estimated at around $775,000 for each new business, it would be an essential step in creating a more equitable and inclusive cannabis industry.

Read More
SAFE Banking Act would Provide Banking for Cannabis Businesses - Update

The SAFE Banking Act would create a sea change for cannabis businesses in terms of access to banking and is likely to pass the House within the next month. The Act has bipartisan support and 206 co-sponsors.

Read More
CBD Legality in California - AB 228

AB 228 would create a regulatory framework for CBD in California and would allow CBD food, beverages, and cosmetics to enter the market. It would also allow commercial cannabis businesses to produce and sell hemp-derived CBD products.

Read More