Inside the Industry
BofC // Quick Hits with Matt Maurer, Vice Chair Cannabis Law Group, Partner + Litigator, Torkin Manes LLP
Matt Maurer is the Vice Chair of the Cannabis Law Group at Torkin Manes LLP. In the midst of MJBizCon, he joined Business of Cannabis following the release of the cannabis retail regulations coming forward in Ontario.
Cannabis Education – Why It’s Important
Last year, Deloitte published a study on consumption habits of Canadians. It found that 66% of cannabis consumers were using it to help with relaxation and sleep, and 62%were consuming to reduce stress and anxiety. There were many who assumed that the introduction of cannabis for adult-use purposes would reduce the demand for medical cannabis, but the early days are showing just the opposite. With the legal grey areas fading, and the stigma around cannabis consumption lessening every day, more and more patients and physicians are looking to cannabis as a serious option – however, the traditional circle of care has neglected to adequately support those patients using medical cannabis.
BofC Introduces Age Verification: Because It Takes A Village
Business of Cannabis launches age verification system to restrict access to content to those to are legally-aged.
A big day and a bright future.
Today, in partnership with Civilized, Business of Cannabis has brought together industry leaders to run a national print and digital campaign to introduce the industry and pledge responsible participation. You can see the ad in National Post publications across the country and online at www.bigdaybrightfuture.ca
Papers Issue 2 | A Rolling Guide to the Business of Cannabis
Papers Issue Two, The End of Prohibition Issue is now available on Issuu.
Medical Cannabis and Long-Term Care Homes
Access to medical cannabis, while growing in acceptance across Canada, is far from universal. If you are an adult in control of your own care, the barriers to access are beginning to fall. If you are dependent on someone else for your care though, you may be out of luck.
Clearing Out the Haze: Five Things to Know about the Legalization of Cannabis
Canada is on the cusp of an exciting new industry, with a unique opportunity to lead in innovation, development, health and safety, and more. On October 17, 2018, Canada will become the first G7 country to fully legalize adult-use recreational cannabis across the nation.
Papers | A Rolling Guide to the Business of Cannabis
We're excited to share that our first issue of Papers is now live.
BofC Joins BNN Bloomberg to talk Ample Organics/BofC Survey Results
Jay Rosenthal joins BNN Bloomberg to discuss a new survey his platform conducted along with Amply Organics, which asked Canada's cannabis executives how they feel about the state of the industry and what's ahead.
BofC // Quick Hits with Alex Shiff, Navigator Ltd.
On March 20, 2018, we spoke with Alex Shiff, a Senior Consultant at Navigator for deeper dive into Navigator's recently completed public opinion research.
BofC // Quick Hits with Michael Gorenstein, CEO, Cronos Group
Michael Gorenstein, CEO of Cronos Group, joined Business of cannabis to talk about their listing on the NASDAQ as well as Israel's path forward regarding exporting medicinal cannabis.