Michael F. Schaff To Moderate and Present at New Jersey State Bar Association 2019 Mid-Year Meeting

Friday, November 8, 2019

Condado Vanderbilt Hotel, San Juan, Puerto Rico

Wilentz Shareholder and Cannabis Law Co-Chair Michael F. Schaff will moderate and present with Seth R. Tipton, Esq. a program entitled “Livin’ La Vida Loca: Update on Cannabis Law in New Jersey and Puerto Rico” at the New Jersey State Bar Association 2019 Mid-Year Meeting. Mr. Schaff and Mr. Tipton are Co-Chairs of the NJSBA Cannabis Law Special Committee.

The distinguished panel also includes Senator Nicholas P. Scutari (22nd District); Assemblyman Herb Conaway Jr., M.D., J.D.; Assemblywoman Annette Quijano (20th District); Goodwin Aldarondo, Esq., CEO of Puerto Rico Legal Marijuana LLC; and Henry Rinder, CPA, ABV, CFF, CGMA.

This program has been approved by the Board on Continuing Legal Education of the Supreme Court of New Jersey for 1.5 credits.

*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.