The Cannabusiness Key


Hosted by Offit Kurman and featuring Cannabis Practice Group attorneys and experts from outside the firm this monthly, hour-long webinar series addresses operational and legal issues affecting those in legalized cannabis industry. The series is designed for applicants for, and operators of, legal cannabis businesses as well as business owners and service providers servicing the industry. Sign up here to receive email invitations to The Cannabusiness Key in your inbox.

How To Leverage Cannabis Data To Increase Your Bottom Line

Friday, October 6th

12:00 – 1:00 PM EST

Offit Kurman Cannabis Attorney, Jason Klein, will host “Medical Cannabis Clinical Trials” with presenter Christina DiArcangelo Puller, CEO and Founder of Affinity BioCeuticals (First PA Cannabis Biotech), who will share her insight on medical cannabis clinical trials.

The presentation will include:

  • Why clinical trials are important in the evolving cannabis industry
  • What the cannabis industry should do to promote responsible product claim while the FDA/FTC is silent
  • Practical guidance in conducting a clinical trial: time, money and resources
  • Why medical cannabis will be important for current conditions as an alternative to existing treatments
  • Eliminating addiction by supplementing medical cannabis for opioids

Christina DiArcangelo Puller

Christina DiArcangelo Puller, is the CEO and Founder of Affinity BioCeuticals (First PA Cannabis Biotech), Affinity Bio Partners (Clinical Research Organization), and Affinity Patient Advocacy (Non-Profit that provides Advocates to Cancer Patients at no charge).

She has forged a world-class reputation in the Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical industry for the past 20 years and her engagements have led to numerous industry awards, keynote speaking engagements and the ultimate respect of her industry peers.

Throughout the course of Christina's career she has acted in various capacities for Global Clinical Research Organizations, Pharmaceutical Companies and Biotechnology Companies and has worked on three of the 11 World Class drugs that received FDA approval.
Christina's professional success and drive has been facilitated by her unwavering strength as a skilled negotiator, strategic clinical advisor, visionary entrepreneur, skilled financial expert and her ability to successfully navigate the biotech and pharmaceutical industry with unparalleled success.

The Cannabusiness Key 2017 Archives

09/01/17 - Know Before You Borrow: How To Avoid Bad Money And Onerous Loan Obligations In Your Cannabusiness. Video
08/04/17 – Real Estate for Cannabis Businesses. Video
07/14/17 – An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Cure Commercial Insurance Preparation. Video
06/02/17 – Takoma Wellness Center: Four Years Dispensing Medical Cannabis 300 ft. across Maryland State Line. Video
05/10/17 – Can Medical Cannabis for Pain Really Help with the Opioid-Dependency Epidemic? Video
04/07/17 – Cannabis Policy and Practice in the Trump Era. Video
03/10/17 – Licensing Considerations for Your Cannabusiness. Video
02/16/17 – Pesticide Issues for Your Cannabusiness. Video
01/13/17 – Security Essentials for Your Cannabusiness. Video

The Cannabusiness Key 2016 Archives

12/09/16 – Medical and Scientific Research Issues for Cannabusinesses. Video
11/11/16 – Labeling and Packaging Issues for the Cannabis Industry. Video
10/14/16 – Real Estate and Zoning Issues for your Cannabusiness. Video
09/20/16 – Insuring Your Cannabusiness: Insurance Issues for the Cannabis Industry. Video
09/16/16 – Focus on Ohio: Understanding the Buckeye State's Cannabis Law. Video
09/02/16 – Section 280E, Form 8300, and Tax Issues for your Cannabusiness. Video
08/19/16 – The Cole Memorandum and Limitations on Marketing to Children. Video
08/04/16 – Re-Scheduling/De-Scheduling Cannabis and the Impact on your Cannabusiness. Video
07/22/16 – Beyond the Hippocratic Oath: Health Care Issues for your Cannabusiness. Video
07/07/16 – Intellectual Property Protections for Your Cannabusiness. Video
06/24/16 – Crowdfunding Your Cannabusiness: Opportunities and Pitfalls. Video
06/10/16 – New Overtime Rules And The Impact On Your Cannabusiness. Video



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