Maine Releases Proposed Medical Marijuana Rule

This version replaces the preliminary draft rule published last month. There will be a public hearing on the proposed rule on March 22.

Tobacco Licenses Required for Maine Cannabis Businesses Selling Certain Products

All stores must obtain a retail tobacco license in order to sell items like vape cartridges/batteries, rolling papers, pipes, and other smoking paraphernalia. Electronic smoking devices are also subject to an additional 43% excise tax.

Drummond Woodsum to Offer Local & State License Renewal Service

Outsourcing the tasks associated with renewing multiple licenses and registrations can help cannabis businesses focus on their day-to-day operations.

Ted Kelleher and Erick Giles Appear on The New Normal – A Weekly Webcast Series Presented by NIGA

In a recent webcast produced by the National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA), Erick Giles and Ted Kelleher joined in to discuss the current state of the cannabis industry in Indian Country. 

Limitations on Marijuana Industry’s Use of Federal Bankruptcy Law

Bankruptcy, restructuring & creditors’ rights attorney Kellie Fisher provides an overview of this rapidly-evolving area of law for cannabis businesses


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