Growing Business Opportunities in NJ’s Cannabis Industry: A Legal Perspective

8.30.2018

In this  Commerce Magazine column covering the legal landscape facing the growing cannabis industry in New Jersey, Wilentz Shareholder and Cannabis Law Team Co-Chair Michael Schaff comments about emerging revenue opportunities for the State and for those conducting business across the legal cannabis market’s supply chain. 

Commerce Magazine

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