Darren M. Gelber to Present Cannabis Seminar for the Cape May County Bar Association

Friday, October 14, 2022

Wilentz Criminal Defense Chair Darren M. Gelber will present "Legalized Adult Use Cannabis – Navigating the New Frontier" during the Cape May County Bar Association's “CLE by the Sea” program. Mr. Gelber's CLE seminar includes key aspects of the statutes, regulations, and legal practice points that affect the now-legalized adult recreational cannabis industry.

The program agenda includes:

  • Cannabis legalization in NJ
  • The state constitution, statutes, and regulatory commission
  • Cannabis-related issues clients may face
  • Types of cannabis licenses and application process
  • Cannabis consumption

*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.

Darren M. Gelber Photo

Darren M. Gelber
Chair, Criminal Law Team