Hilton Garden Inn Dayton Beavercreek
3520 Pentagon Park Blvd
Dayton, OH 45431
Behavioral Ethics: 1.00
Business Law: 5.00
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A Comprehensive Overview of Medical Marijuana Legal Issues
Medical marijuana creates numerous opportunities for investors, business owners, healthcare providers and patients with qualifying conditions. It also creates a myriad of potential legal problems for those who misinterpret state law and fail to take into account the fact that marijuana remains a Schedule I controlled substance under federal law. It is essential that attorneys advising medical marijuana businesses, patients and healthcare providers have a firm understanding of state and federal laws, as well as business licensing procedures, taxation difficulties, financing pitfalls and more. Confidently navigate the many intricacies of medical marijuana law - register today!
This intermediate level program provides a comprehensive overview of medical marijuana laws for:
including - Ethics: 1.00
This course has been approved by the Supreme Court of Ohio Commission on Continuing Legal Education for 6.0 CLE credit hours, including 1.0 hour of attorney professional conduct instruction.
including - Behavioral Ethics: 1.00 Taxes: 1.00 Business Law: 5.00
NBI, Inc. is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org. This program is designed to qualify for 7.0 hours (based on 50 minute credit hour) of continuing professional education credit for accountants. For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaint, refund and program cancellation, please contact our offices at (800) 930-6182.
This is an Intermediate level program presented in a group live setting. Accountants should have a basic understanding of medical marijuana legal issues. No advanced preparation is required. Upon completion of this course, attendees should be able to: 1. Identify current federal enforcement priorities for medical marijuana. 2. Recall the necessary steps to apply for a medical marijuana business license. 3. Describe the packaging requirements and restrictions for medical marijuana products. 4. Identify one alternative source of financing for medical marijuana businesses. 5. Describe two tax strategies medical marijuana businesses can employ to reduce their tax burdens. 6. Identify qualifying conditions for medical marijuana prescriptions. 7. Describe ethical conflicts of interest attorneys may have when advising medical marijuana businesses. Field(s) of Study -- Behavioral Ethics; Business Law; Taxes.
NBI, Inc. is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) and is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. NBI, Inc. is authorized by IACET to offer 0.60 CEUs for this program. At the end of the program, participants must complete a self-assessment in order to receive credit. 100% attendance is required. (Provider #1004558)
Upon completion of this course, attendees should be able to: 1. Identify current federal enforcement priorities for medical marijuana. 2. Recall the necessary steps to apply for a medical marijuana business license. 3. Describe the packaging requirements and restrictions for medical marijuana products. 4. Identify one alternative source of financing for medical marijuana businesses. 5. Describe two tax strategies medical marijuana businesses can employ to reduce their tax burdens. 6. Identify qualifying conditions for medical marijuana prescriptions. 7. Describe ethical conflicts of interest attorneys may have when advising medical marijuana businesses.
This seminar qualifies for 7.0 PACE (Professional Achievement in Continuing Education) credit hours for CLU and RHU.
LUIS M. ALCALDE is a director in the law firm of Kegler Brown Hill + Ritter, L.P.A. Mr. Alcalde practices in the areas of corporate investigations, business, international transactions, entrepreneurship and medical marijuana. He currently focuses his time in the firm’s emerging business practice with a focus on medical marijuana and hemp. He has assisted clients in winning six medical marijuana licenses in Ohio and has worked with various Ohio and multi-state marijuana and hemp operators in setting up operations, acquisitions and financing. Mr. Alcalde received his B.A. degree from The Ohio State University, his J.D. degree from The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, and his LL.M. degree in business and taxation from Capital University Law School. He is a member of the Columbus Bar Association, the Ohio State Bar Association and the International Cannabis Bar Association. (Columbus and Dayton locations)
STEVEN L. BADEN is of counsel with the law firm of Meyers, Roman, Friedberg & Lewis in Cleveland. Mr. Baden represents clients in consumer goods, manufacturing, aviation, direct sales, medical marijuana and other sectors. He advises clients on matters involving contract review and drafting; complex litigation; employment; independent contractor/employee classification; product liability; intellectual property; consumer sales trade practices; marketing, advertising and promotion; regulatory compliance; equipment and real estate leasing; and vendor, product manufacturing and distribution agreements. Having been a general counsel and senior level in-house attorney for more than three decades, he is effective at managing and resolving the complex legal needs of businesses. Mr. Baden received his B.A. degree in economics from The Ohio State University and his J.D. degree from Cleveland-Marshall College of Law. (Dayton location)
THOMAS G. HAREN is an attorney with the law firm of Frantz Ward LLP, in Cleveland. Mr. Haren represents growing businesses at each stage of their development, advising them on complex matters involving regulatory oversight, corporate governance, risk management, and other day-to-day business issues. He often works with his clients to overcome short-term regulatory and financial uncertainty to achieve long-term success in developing markets. Mr. Haren’s practice is also focused on marijuana law and policy. He has become one of the go-to attorneys for Ohio's burgeoning medical marijuana industry, working with medical marijuana cultivator, processor, and dispensary applicants and license holders. He assists clients with license acquisition, zoning and municipal law, product labeling and packaging, and regulatory compliance. Mr. Haren also advises ancillary industry stakeholders seeking to service Ohio's medical marijuana market. He received his B.A. degree from John Carroll University and his J.D. degree from Cleveland-Marshall College of Law. Mr. Haren is a member of the Ohio Hemp Industry Association (executive vice president), the National Cannabis Industry Association (Legal and Banking Committee), the National Cannabis Bar Association, the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws, the Ohio State Bar Association, the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association, the Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the Cuyahoga County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association. (Columbus location)
JOHN A. IZZO is an attorney and assistant director of government relations with Graff & McGovern, LPA. His practice is focused on representing applicants and licensed individuals and companies before their regulatory body. He also handles equine law, animal law and family law matters, and has lobbied on behalf of clients before regulatory agencies and the legislature. Mr. Izzo helps professionals and companies obtain or retain their licenses before their regulatory board, commission, or agency. He is one of only eight administrative agency law specialists certified by the Ohio State Bar Association. Mr. Izzo has appeared before many state and local agencies, including the Accountancy Board, Department of Commerce, the Lottery Commission, the Racing Commission, the Medical Board, and the Veterinary Medical Licensing Board. He is licensed to represent clients in both state and federal courts. Mr. Izzo received his undergraduate degree from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and his J.D. degree from the University of Akron School of Law. (Columbus and Dayton locations)
DAVID V. PATTON is an attorney with The Patton Law Firm, LLC, in Solon, Ohio. Mr. Patton practices in the cannabis industry, including medical marijuana, maintaining and protecting a license, applying for a license and appealing a denied license. He is a certified legal specialist in administrative law by the OSBA. Mr. Patton received his B.S. degree from The Ohio State University and his J.D. degree from The Ohio State University, Michael E. Moritz College of Law. He is a frequent speaker at marijuana related seminars. Mr. Patton is a member of the Ohio State Bar Association, is an instructor at the Cleveland School of Cannabis, is a member of the National Cannabis Bar Association and is a board member and legal counsel at the Ohio Patient Network. (Columbus and Dayton locations)
LLOYD PIERRE-LOUIS is a director in the law firm of Kegler Brown Hill + Ritter, L.P.A. Mr. Pierre-Louis chairs the firm’s medical marijuana practice area, and focuses his practice on administrative law, state and local government affairs, civil litigation along with medical marijuana and hemp. He has represented clients before the general assembly leading towards the passage of Ohio’s Medical Marijuana Act, clients’ efforts to secure six licenses under the State Medical Marijuana Control Program, and has assisted companies seeking to operate within Ohio’s emerging industry through acquisitions or financing. Mr. Pierre-Louis received his B.A. degree from Clark University and his J.D. degree from The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law. He is a member of the Ohio Lobbying Association, the Ohio State Bar Association, the National Bar Association and the Columbus Bar Association. (Columbus and Dayton locations)
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