FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Sept. 25, 2018 — Greenspoon Marder and the Cannabis LAB are pleased to announce the Third Annual Cannabis Law, Accounting and Business Conference & Expo on November 7th, at the Bonaventure Resort & Spa in Weston, FL. The conference will focus on business and legal issues affecting practitioners and businesses within the cannabis industry. The full day program will bring together thought leaders from around the country to discuss opportunities and challenges facing the sector, on a local, state and federal level and to educate those interested in the cannabis industry.
“Since the launch of the firm’s Cannabis Law practice in 2016, Greenspoon Marder has been dedicated to serving the legal and regulatory needs of the cannabis sector across the U.S.,” says Gerald Greenspoon, co-managing director of Greenspoon Marder. “Having Greenspoon Marder committed to taking a leadership position in the cannabis space as a partner in our local and national endeavors has made all the difference. The support we receive from leading businesses within the cannabis industry, allows us to provide the absolute best in quality programming and events for the legal and business community,” says Robert Friedman, Founder of Cannabis LAB.
Greenspoon Marder will have several featured speakers including, Gerald Greenspoon, who will be providing the opening remarks. CEO of The Liaison Group, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Greenspoon Marder, Saphira Galoob, along with Greenspoon Marder senior counsel, Matthew Ginder, will be covering the topic “Legislative Updates – Florida and Federal.” Partner, Stephen Lenn, will be part of the “Investment Panel – IP, Tech, Startup, Innovation, Disruption, Challenges and Opportunities.” Chief Marketing Officer, Michelle Martinez Reyes, will be among the panelists “The Media, Cannabis & The Law.” Partner and Chair of the Cannabis Law Practice, Rachel Gillette, will present on the “Status of Industry, Legal and Business Updates.”
Currently, 31 states in the U.S. plus Washington D.C. have enacted laws to legalize medical marijuana. With the cannabis industry evolving and preparing to enter new states, it is critical for legal practitioners and business professionals alike to stay abreast of issues and to get out in front of them wherever possible.
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About Greenspoon Marder
Greenspoon Marder LLP is committed to providing excellent client service through our cross-disciplinary, client-team approach. Our goal is to understand the challenges that our clients face, build collaborative relationships, and craft creative solutions designed and executed with long-term strategic goals in mind. Since our inception in 1981, Greenspoon Marder has become a full-service, Am Law 200 and NLJ 500 ranked law firm with more than 200 attorneys. We serve Fortune 500, middle-market public and private companies, start-ups, emerging businesses, individuals and entrepreneurs across the United States. For more information, visit www.gmlaw.com.
About Cannabis LAB
The Cannabis LAB is a professional services organization for the cannabis industry. LAB stands for law, accounting and business, the organization aims to bring together the professional services sector of the cannabis industry including: business owners, investors, entrepreneurs, financial services, accounting, law and other professionals. The goal of The Cannabis LAB is to provide a space where professionals can meet, exchange ideas, learn and grow in the cannabis space together.
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