Wilentz Shareholders Michael F. Schaff, Tracy A. Armstrong and Darren M. Gelber to Present at NJICLE’s 5th Annual Cannabis Law Symposium

Wednesday, March 29, 2023 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM

Wilentz Shareholder Michael F. Schaff, co-chair of the Corporate, Health, and Cannabis law practice groups and immediate past co-chair of the NJSBA Cannabis Law Committee, Shareholder Tracy A. Armstrong, co-chair of the Employment Law group, and Shareholder Darren M. Gelber, chair Criminal Defense group and co-chair of the Cannabis law practice group, will present at NJICLE’s 5th Annual Cannabis Law Symposium.

The symposium will explore cannabis issues on the federal, state and local levels. During the symposium, Michael Schaff will present on “The Licensing Evolution: Conditional, Provisional, Annual,” Tracy Armstrong will present “Cannabis and the Workplace – Employee Rights and Employer Obligations under New Jersey’s Cannabis Laws,” and Darren Gelber will present on “The Post-CREAMM Act Landscape of New Jersey Criminal Practice.”

The program agenda includes:

  • Cannabis and the Workplace
  • Intellectual Property and Cannabis
  • The Post CREAMM Act
  • Navigating Management Service Agreements
  • The Licensing Evolution
  • New Education Initiatives Taking Place to Support the CREAMM Act
  • New York Update
  • Cannabis and Custody

This program has been approved by the Board on Continuing Legal Education of the Supreme Court of New Jersey for 7.8 hours of total CLE credit. Of these, 1.0 qualify as hours of credit for diversity and inclusion.

For more information and to register, please visit the event page.

*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.

Tracy Armstrong Photo

Tracy Armstrong
Co-Chair, Employment Law Team

Michael F. Schaff Photo

Michael F. Schaff
Co-Chair, Corporate, Health and Cannabis Law Teams

Darren M. Gelber Photo

Darren M. Gelber
Chair, Criminal Law Team