Michael F. Schaff and Lisa Gora to Present at NJICLE New Jersey Marijuana Law Update

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 12:00 PM to 1:40 PM

Michael F. Schaff, Wilentz Cannabis Law Co-Chair and NJSBA Cannabis Law Committee Co-Chair, will moderate the NJICLE webinar entitled “New Jersey Marijuana Law Update,” which will provide an update of the law involving cannabis in New Jersey. Lisa Gora, Wilentz corporate attorney and NJSBA Cannabis Law Committee Secretary, will join the 5 speaker panel to discuss the recent medical marijuana program expansion in New Jersey and the permit application process for operating alternative treatment centers following the July 1, 2019 announcement by the New Jersey Department of Health.

The webinar will also provide timely industry updates in connection with the New Jersey medicinal marijuana program, as well as expungement, taxes and the potential challenges that New Jersey employers may face in navigating issues surrounding legalized marijuana.

This program has been approved by the Board on Continuing Legal Education of the Supreme Court of New Jersey for 2.0 hours of total CLE credit.

*Cannabis Law Disclaimer: Per federal law, under the Controlled Substances Act, marijuana is categorized as a Schedule I controlled substance.  Possession, use, distribution, and/or sale of cannabis is a Federal crime and is subject to related Federal policy, regardless of any state law that may authorize certain marijuana activity.  Compliance with state marijuana law does not equal compliance with federal law.  Legal advice provided by Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer, P.A. is designed to counsel clients regarding the validity, scope, meaning, and application of existing and/or proposed cannabis law. Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer, P.A. will not provide guidance or assistance in circumventing or violating Federal or state cannabis law or policy, and any advice provided by Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer, P.A. should not be construed as such.