2024 CANNABIS LAW UPDATE
Online Replay Seminar
ITEM #:  2546652401   |   EVENT CODE:  498532
MEMBER PRICE
$295.00
STANDARD PRICE
$345.00
MSBA MEMBER, NEW LAWYER, AND OTHER DISCOUNTS, IF APPLICABLE, WILL BE APPLIED DURING CHECKOUT.

ONLINE

Monday, March 18, 2024

9:00 AM - 4:30 PM

2024 Cannabis Law Update

Emerging Trends Following the New Cannabis Laws in Minnesota

This course will dive into the updates you need to know about Cannabis in Minnesota, including:

  • Cannabis Compliance for the Average Joe 
  • 10 Things Budding Business Owners Need to Know
  • Exploring Accounting and Tax Considerations
  • Growing Social Equity in the Cannabis Industry
  • Cannabis and Sovereignty: Navigating Opportunities and Challenges for Minnesota Tribes
  • Weed and Wellness: What You Need to Know
  • Top 10 Questions to Ask a Cannabis Attorney
  • Cannabis Chronicles: Updates and Insights


Special Bonus for Attendees!
Attendees will receive a free copy of the Summary Guide to Minnesota's New Cannabis Laws.

  • In-person attendees will receive a free printed copy of the Summary Guide as well as electronic access.
  • Online replay attendees will receive free electronic access.

8:30 – 9:00 a.m.
CHECK-IN & BREAKFAST


9:00 – 9:05 a.m.
WELCOME & ANNOUNCEMENTS


9:05 – 9:55 a.m.
Cannabis Compliance for the Average Joe
A focused exploration of regulatory essentials in the cannabis industry, this session offers insights into both local and federal regulations, equipping attendees with practical knowledge and tools to navigate the legal landscape, ensuring responsible and compliant engagement in cannabis-related activities.
– Jared Reams & Adrian Kipp


9:55 – 10:00 a.m.
BREAK


10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
10 Things Budding Business Owners Need to Know
Interested in the cannabis business industry? This session provides valuable information on topics such as strategic planning, financial management, marketing strategies, legal considerations, and navigating the challenges of the business landscape. Attendees will gain practical knowledge and key takeaways to enhance their preparedness and success as budding business owners.
– Leili Fatehi


11:00 – 11:05 a.m.
BREAK


11:05 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Weed and Wellness: Examining the Impact of Cannabis Legalization on Medical and Mental Health in Minnesota
This session explores the multifaceted effects new cannabis laws in Minnesota have had on medical practices and mental health services. Speakers discuss regulatory changes, patient experiences, and emerging therapeutic trends. Attendees will gain valuable insights into the evolving landscape of the wellness industry, fostering a nuanced understanding of the opportunities and challenges presented by the intersection of cannabis policy and healthcare in Minnesota.
– Dr. Melanie Johnson & Dr. Jacob Mirman


12:00 – 12:45 p.m.
LUNCH (on your own)


12:45 – 1:30 p.m.
Growing Social Equity in the Cannabis Industry
Attendees will gain a contextual understanding of the historical context of cannabis legalization and its impact on social equity. The session delves into evolving policies and legal frameworks, addressing the unique challenges and opportunities for lawyers in fostering equitable practices within the state’s cannabis industry.
– Calandra Revering


1:30 – 1:35 p.m.
BREAK


1:35 – 2:00 p.m.
Cannabis and Sovereignty: Navigating Opportunities and Challenges for Minnesota Tribes
Minnesota tribes face unique challenges navigating the cannabis industry. Covering the legal considerations, economic prospects, and cultural implications, this session offers a comprehensive understanding of how tribal sovereignty intersects with cannabis-related ventures.
– Jessica Stomski Seim


2:00 – 2:15 p.m.
BREAK


2:15 – 3:00 p.m.
Exploring Accounting and Tax Considerations
Dive into the unique financial challenges faced by businesses in the cannabis sector. Participants will gain insights into navigating complex accounting practices, tax regulations, and financial reporting specific to the cannabis business landscape. The session aims to equip attendees with practical knowledge to ensure compliance, optimize financial management, and navigate the intricacies of accounting within the evolving cannabis industry.
– Angela L’Esperance


3:00 – 3:05 p.m.
BREAK


3:05 – 3:45 p.m.
Top 10 Questions to Ask a Cannabis Attorney
Attorney Jason Tarasek assists hemp, cannabinoid, medical-marijuana, and adult-use cannabis clients throughout the Upper Midwest. In this session, Tarasek answers his most-asked questions, discusses challenges encountered by his clientele, and provides practical solutions.
– Jason Tarasek


3:45 – 3:50 p.m.
BREAK


3:50 – 4:30 p.m.
Cannabis Chronicles: Updates and Insights
Panelists share their perspectives and expertise in the rapidly evolving field of cannabis. This session covers evolving federal and state regulations, recent legal precedents, emerging trends, and key considerations.
– Jason Tarasek, Carol R.M. Moss & Jared Reams

LIVE IN-PERSON
Friday, February 16, 2024
Minnesota CLE Conference Center
600 Nicollet Mall, Suite 370
Seventh Street & Nicollet Mall, Third Floor City Center
Minneapolis, Minnesota

ONLINE REPLAYS
Monday, March 18, 2024
Friday, April 5, 2024
Attend online
A moderator will be available to answer questions by email.

$295 MSBA members / $295 paralegals / $345 standard rate

Other discounts that may apply:

Scholarships available!
Need-based scholarships are available for in-person and online seminars. For further information or to obtain a scholarship application, contact us at 800-759-8840 or customerservice@minncle.org.

Minnesota CLE is applying to the Minnesota State Board of CLE for 6.0 standard CLE credits. The maximum number of total credits attendees may claim for this program is 6.0 credits.

MEMBER PRICE
$295.00
STANDARD PRICE
$345.00
MSBA MEMBER, NEW LAWYER, AND OTHER DISCOUNTS, IF APPLICABLE, WILL BE APPLIED DURING CHECKOUT.
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