Maryland is one of several states in the past few years to legalize the sale of medical cannabis, and local entrepreneurs are eager to obtain their licenses. Permission to sell, however, is only one detail among a larger set of challenges, opportunities, and questions facing cultivators, dispensary owners, health care providers, and other stakeholders in Maryland’s cannabusiness community.
To serve this diverse group of business owners, Offit Kurman’s team of legal service providers have established a new Medical Cannabis Practice Group. Group members bring knowledge and experience in regulatory guidance, health care compliance, intellectual property, employment, tax law, and more.
In an interview with Michael Reider of Bmore films, a Medical Cannabis attorney with Offit Kurman and co-founder of the firm’s Medical Cannabis Practice Group, offers his perspective on the current state of the cannabis industry in Maryland, as well as what cannabusinesses should look for in a legal partner.
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