Bookings are closed for this event.
The 1st Annual Cannabis Law and Business Conference & Expo will be focused on law affecting practitioners and businesses within the cannabis industry. Join hundreds of professionals in South Florida this Fall, advance your education, your career and your business. Whether you are new to this industry or practice area, or an experienced practitioner, including Continuing Legal Education CLE, this conference has you covered. This event is geared for attorneys and professionals within the cannabis industry including business owners, individuals interested in starting a cannabis business, providers of private equity & investment resources, and professional service providers.
In 2016, 25 states in the U.S. plus Washington D.C., Puerto Rico, and Guam have enacted laws to legalize medical marijuana. Florida is considering medical marijuana on the ballot in November. As the cannabis industry prepares to enter new states and new markets legal practitioners, investors and businesses have a need to get out in front of these issues and the changing legal landscape.
Agenda Subject to Change – To Be Submitted for FL Bar CLE – Other states as needed
8:00 Registration & Breakfast
8:45 Opening Remarks and Welcome by Gerald Greenspoon, co-managing director of Greenspoon Marder
9:00 – 10:00 SESSION ONE: Positioning Your Law Firm for the Marijuana Industry
10:00- 10:30 Networking Break – Join sponsors in the Networking Lounge for a coffee chat
10:30 – 11:30 SESSION TWO: Pertinent Issues to Consider when Opening a Cannabis Business
11:30 – 12:30 SESSION THREE: Banking, Finance & Cannabis Law
12:30 – 2:00 Buffet Lunch and Focus on Election Updates, Challenges and Regulations in Florida
2:00 – 3:00 SESSION FIVE: Real Estate, Land Use & Zoning, Environmental & Water Rights Issues
3:00 – 4:00 SESSION SIX: Legalization vs. Decriminalization of Marijuana – State Models
4:00 – 4:30 Networking Break – Join sponsors in the Networking Lounge for Sweets & Treats
4:30 – 5:30 SESSION SEVEN: Rules for Ganjapreneurs
5:30 – 7:30 Cocktail Networking Party in the Networking Lounge Join attendees, presenters and our sponsors in the Networking Lounge for cocktails and Prize giveaways
Sponsors & Presenters to be Announced Shortly
Sponsorship Opportunities Available
Attorneys and those who need CLE credit
General Public or if you DO NOT need CLE credit
$250 with discount code – CANNALAW
Date(s) - 11/04/2016
8:00 am - 7:30 pm
Bonaventure Resort & Spa