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Trustini Law Association curates relevant cannabis-related business updates, along with the inspired insights of experts across Canada. We also interview legal professionals and key stakeholders at financially established cannabis companies to provide comprehensive, cutting-edge information for investors and other interested organizations.

The legalization of cannabis has created unique issues for us all. Investors, board members, and entrepreneurs can count on TRUSTINI LAW ASSOCIATION for current, constructive guidance and trustworthy advice.


Taking Advantage of a Cannabis Niche

Taking Advantage of a Cannabis Niche

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Niche markets have been quite successful. Whether it is Ben & Jerry’s ice cream or Kind’s health bars, niche markets have become household names. We have to wonder why the cannabis industry has not gone in this direction yet.

How Calgary became the Cannabis Capital

How Calgary became the Cannabis Capital

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Matt Zablonski didn’t know that he would be leading the charge in the legalization of cannabis in Canada, but that is exactly what happened.

Chamber of Commerce Creates Cannabis Working Group

Chamber of Commerce Creates Cannabis Working Group

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As Canada continues to trailblaze as the only G20 economy to legalize cannabis, the potential profits from this endeavour are still being realized. To help navigate this new territory, the Canadian Chamber of Commerce has created the National Cannabis Working Group.

Aphria Optimistic with New Facility

Aphria Optimistic with New Facility

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Consumer demand for cannabis in Canada will finally be met, giving dispensaries a sigh of relief. But while this seems like good news, it is not without consequences. Nonetheless, Aphria Inc., which opened a new facility recently, will continue on track to run its production line at full capacity

Despite New President, Cannabis NB Stays in the Red

Despite New President, Cannabis NB Stays in the Red

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New Brunswick’s Crown-owned cannabis retailer, Cannabis NB, continues to be in the red. Even with continued promises from the company, the retailer continues to lose money rather than make any.

Drake Uses His Celebrity Status in the Cannabis Industry

Drake Uses His Celebrity Status in the Cannabis Industry

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Hip hop star Drake recently announced that he is launching a new cannabis company called More Life Growth Co. Drake will be the majority shareholder owning 60 percent of the company and Canopy Growth Corp. will have the remaining 40 percent. As a result, Canopy will not own More Life.

Patenting the Weed Industry

Patenting the Weed Industry

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Patenting the intellectual property of cannabis has become trickier than thought possible. Because of the illicit history of the substance, it is not straightforward when it comes to going through legal channels for intellectual property protection, making patents difficult to acquire.

Event: 403 Event for Cannabis Businesses Coming Up

Event: 403 Event for Cannabis Businesses Coming Up

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Coming up on November 26, 2019, the Calgary Chamber will be hosting a 403 event. For this event, they will be bringing entrepreneurs and experts within the cannabis industry together, to share their acquired knowledge and success with one another.

Medical Marijuana Becomes Easier to Access in Paraguay

Medical Marijuana Becomes Easier to Access in Paraguay

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While Paraguay legalized medical cannabis in December 2007, there have not been any business opportunities for production within the country. That changed, finally, in August 2018 when the government looked at how the law should be implemented to get to the point of domestic production.

Odourless Cannabis in the Works

Odourless Cannabis in the Works

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Most people have at some point smelled the distinctive scent that is associated with marijuana. An unpleasant skunk smell, it is always present when it has been smoked in the vicinity. Luckily, that might not be the case in the future.

The Hidden Expenses of a Successful Canadian Cannabis Business

The Hidden Expenses of a Successful Canadian Cannabis Business

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As an entrepreneur or a business person, if you are considering a cannabis business in Canada, it is important to know there are hidden expenses you need to factor in. If all bases aren't covered, the business could crumble before it even has a chance to grow. Read on to know what they are.

CannTrust Licence Suspended

CannTrust Licence Suspended

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In a continued crackdown on Health Canada's Cannabis Act and Cannabis Regulations, CannTrust Holding was suspended in September 2019. More on this story here.

Aurora Cannabis Missing the Mark

Aurora Cannabis Missing the Mark

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Toronto-based medical marijuana producer and distributor, Aurora Cannabis, took a hard hit in early September. The company’s fourth-quarter revenues fell short, with shares falling by nine percent, stunning the company. Read on to know more.

Evergreen Suspended by Health Canada

Evergreen Suspended by Health Canada

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While the legalization of marijuana has made it available for most people to buy, the industry is not all smooth sailing. It was announced in September 2019, that Evergreen Medicinal Supply was suspended by federal regulators. Read more here.

Bruce Linton’s Move into American Cannabis

Bruce Linton’s Move into American Cannabis

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The Canadian cannabis industry was dealt quite a shock in July 2019 when Bruce Linton, the co-founder of Canopy Growth, was fired by the company. Read on to know more about this story.

Taxing Cannabis Easier Than Before

Taxing Cannabis Easier Than Before

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The Cannabis Act is still working out its kinks as time goes by, but there has been some clarification as to the tax laws that have come into being. Since the businesses and processes are all still very new, businesses and medical users have had trouble navigating the tax laws.

The Future of Cannabis Tourism

The Future of Cannabis Tourism

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An area of tourism that was previously untapped is that of Cannabis tourism. Unfortunately, this innovative tourist model has not been able to take flight just yet. This is due to the uncharted territory; the future of cannabis tourism is unknown.

Westleaf Labs makes agreement with Delta 9

Westleaf Labs makes agreement with Delta 9

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Westleaf Labs, one of the best-known cannabis retailers in Canada, made a huge agreement with Delta 9 last summer.

Choom Moves Westward

Choom Moves Westward

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In August 2019, Choom Holdings made an announcement that they would be expanding into the Yukon. Choom is a cannabis company that works with the largest national retail networks in Canada. Read on to know more.

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