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Residency Requirements for Oregon Psilocybin Licenses
Psychedelics Law
Rogoway Law Group

The Residency Requirement for Oregon Psilocybin Licenses

It is crucial to understand the residency requirements for various psilocybin-related operational licenses, as Oregon, the first state in the United States to establish a psilocybin regulatory framework, starts accepting applications for psilocybin licenses beginning January 2, 2023.

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Law360 Publishes Cannabis Licensing Expert Analysis by Firm Partners
Firm Updates
Rogoway Law Group

Law360 Publishes Cannabis Law Expert Analysis by Firm Partners

Law360, a premier legal news service, has released a new Expert Analysis article authored by Rogoway Law’s Managing Partner, Joe Rogoway, and Partner, Blair Gue. Law360 Expert Analysis authors are screened by an editorial team for quality and are qualified subject matter experts in their respective practices.

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Lexis Nexis has released a new cannabis law Practical Guidance® practice note authored by Rogoway Law's Managing Partner, Joe Rogoway, and Partner, Blair Gue.
Firm Updates
Rogoway Law Group

Lexis Nexis Publishes Cannabis Licensing Practice Note by Partners Joe Rogoway and Blair Gue

Lexis Nexis, a leading global provider of legal, regulatory and business information, and analytics, has released a new cannabis law Practical Guidance® practice note authored by Rogoway Law’s Managing Partner, Joe Rogoway, and Partner, Blair Gue. Practical Guidance® attorney authors are practice area specialists with skills and expertise honed over years of practice, and selected by Lexis Nexis after extensive vetting.

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Partner Hilary St. Jean To Speak At The Cannabis Law Sessions: INCBA At MJBizCon 2022
Industry Updates
Rogoway Law Group

Partner Hilary St. Jean to Speak at The Cannabis Law Sessions: INCBA at MJBizCon 2022

Join Partner Hilary St. Jean for a Cannabis Law Session on Due Diligence organized by the International Cannabis Bar Association (INCBA) at the 2022 MJBizCon, Las Vegas. Moderated by Peter Gladish of Bespoke Financial, this session offers insight into the diligence process that should power all of your deals in the cannabis sector. Hilary will be joined by two other

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Joe Rogoway named "Top Cannabis Lawyer 2022" by Daily Journal
Firm Updates
Rogoway Law Group

Joe Rogoway Named Top California Cannabis Lawyer by the Daily Journal

The Daily Journal has recognized our Managing Partner, Joe Rogoway, as one of California’s “Top Cannabis Lawyers of 2022”. Joe was one of only 20 lawyers recognized statewide. The Journal’s profile on Joe highlighted his extensive legal background within cannabis industry, well before statewide legalization. “I always wanted to pursue a career path related to the cannabis industry,” he said.

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Cannabis Beverage Packaging Regulations
New and Pending Legislation
Rogoway Law Group

AB 1646 Would Update Packaging Requirements for Cannabis Beverage Products

What problem does AB 1646 address? When California legalized adult-use cannabis in 2016, the cannabis beverage sector was a negligible part of the cannabis industry. Initial cannabis packaging laws and regulations were formulated without taking into account the specific requirements of cannabis beverage manufacturers and consumers. And even though the cannabis beverage sector is one of the fastest-growing sectors of

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California's three state cannabis licensing authorities have consolidated to form the Department of Cannabis Control (DCC).
New and Pending Legislation
Rogoway Law Group

California Cannabis Licensing Authorities Consolidate With Passing of AB 141, Creating the Department of Cannabis Control (DCC)

Yesterday, California’s three state cannabis licensing authorities – the Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC), CDFA’s CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing, and CDPH’s Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch – consolidated to form the Department of Cannabis Control (the “DCC” or “Department”). The formation of the DCC and the consolidation of the three agencies is a consequence of Governor Newsom signing Assembly Bill (AB) 141.

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