The Hotel ML
915 Route 73
Mount Laurel, NJ 08054
Areas of Professional Practice: 6.00
Behavioral Ethics: 1.00
Business Law: 5.00
Chartered Financial Consultant: 7.00
Course book included with all formats
Know the Salient Points of Marijuana Laws and Effectively Advise Your Clients
The legalization of marijuana has created business opportunities, but it has also created many questions and uncertainties for professionals advising businesses due to the position of the federal government. What are possible federal responses to legalized cannabis? What types of businesses does state law allow, and how does a potential business owner obtain a permit? When are you potentially violating federal law by merely assisting a client? Learn the answers to these questions and more - register today!
This intermediate level seminar provides practical information on marijuana law for:
including - Ethics: 1.20
This program has been approved by the Board on Continuing Legal Education of the Supreme Court of New Jersey for 7.20 hours of total CLE credit. Of these, 1.20 qualify as hours of credit for ethics/professionalism.
including - Ethics: 1.00 Areas of Professional Practice: 6.00
This course has been approved in accordance with the requirements of the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board for a maximum of 7.0 credit hours. 6.0 hours can applied to the Areas of Professional Practice requirement and 1.0 hour can be applied toward the ethics and professionalism requirement. This live format program is appropriate for experienced attorneys.
including - Ethics: 1.00
This program has been approved by the Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board for a total of 6.0 hours, including 5.0 hours of substantive law, practice and procedure CLE credit and 1.0 hour of ethics, professionalism or substance abuse CLE credit.
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 the federal responses to legalized cannabis. No advanced preparation is required. Upon completion of this course, attendee will be able to: 1. Identify current federal enforcement priorities. 2. Identify two possible ways a cannabusiness can obtain financing. 3. Describe the powers of state regulatory agencies. 4. State the key steps in the marijuana business licensing process. 5. Describe packaging restrictions for marijuana products. 6. Identify two strategies cannabusinesses can use to overcome taxation difficulties. 7. Identify a possible conflict of interest attorneys face when advising marijuana businesses. Field(s) of Study -- Business Law; Behavioral Ethics; 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, attendee will be able to: 1. Identify current federal enforcement priorities. 2. Identify two possible ways a cannabusiness can obtain financing. 3. Describe the powers of state regulatory agencies. 4. State the key steps in the marijuana business licensing process. 5. Describe packaging restrictions for marijuana products. 6. Identify two strategies cannabusinesses can use to overcome taxation difficulties. 7. Identify a possible conflict of interest attorneys face when advising marijuana businesses.
including - Chartered Financial Consultant: 7.00
This seminar qualifies for 7.0 PACE (Professional Achievement in Continuing Education) credit hours for ChFC.
ROBERT J. FLANAGAN III is an attorney at the New Jersey law firm of Greenbaum Rowe Smith & Davis LLP, where he is a member of the Litigation Department. Mr. Flanagan represents clients in debt collection matters for both consumer and commercial debts, including a large number of condominium homeowner associations. He concentrates his practice in commercial litigation, including substantial work in all aspects of civil litigation pre-trial, trial, equity and appellate practice. His experience is focused in the area of banking and creditors’ rights, and also encompasses construction matters, minority shareholder disputes, landlord-tenant disputes, employment issues and white collar criminal defense. Mr. Flanagan is a member of the Community Associations Institute New Jersey Chapter, Trial Attorneys of New Jersey and the Middlesex County Bar Association. He has been listed in Super Lawyers-New Jersey Rising Stars in the business litigation practice area. Mr. Flanagan is admitted to practice in New Jersey and New York. He earned his J.D. degree, cum laude, from Seton Hall University School of Law and his B.S. degree from Lehigh University. (Newark and Princeton locations)
SHEILA M. MINTS is a shareholder with Capehart & Scatchard, P.A., and chair of the firm's health care and dental law department. Ms. Mints specializes in healthcare transactional matters, including shareholder and employment agreements; purchases and sales of medical practices, including ACO and IPO transactions; and practice mergers. She acts as general counsel to many large practices and ambulatory care facilities, assisting with transactional, tax, human resources matters and negotiation with payors and vendors. Ms. Mints also handles governmental and commercial payor investigations and audits into health care billing and coding practices. An experienced tax lawyer, Ms. Mints represents her clients before the Internal Revenue Service, the federal Tax Court, and state taxation departments in a variety of tax matters. She is a member of the New Jersey State and New York State bar associations. Ms. Mints earned her B.S. degree from New York University, her J.D. degree from Brooklyn Law School and her LL.M. degree from New York University. (Princeton and Mt. Laurel locations)
ERIC D. REISER is an attorney with the law firm of LoFaro & Reiser, LLP. Mr. Reiser’s varied litigation and transactional experience includes a concentration in complex state and federal business litigation and chancery court litigation, involving business divorces; partnership/LLC member/shareholder disputes; corporate shareholder and member derivative actions; temporary and preliminary injunction applications; will and probate litigation; contested guardianship actions; fraudulent transfer litigation; entertainment and intellectual property law litigation; internet and website development litigation; real estate disputes; restrictive covenant litigation; personal and corporate bankruptcy filings, bankruptcy court litigation and corporate dissolutions; asset recovery/repo, debt collection and judgment enforcement; receiverships and foreclosure defense and prosecution; business transactions and general corporate counseling; and trial and appellate practice in state and federal courts. His burgeoning expertise in these areas of law has earned him recognition as a Rising Star in business litigation by New Jersey Super Lawyers in 2016-2017 and inclusion in the Best Lawyers in America publication in 2017. Mr. Reiser has also been the recipient of several judicial appointments, most recently as court appointed counsel and guardian ad litem for mentally incapacitated individuals. Mr. Reiser received his B.A. degree from the University of Michigan and his J.D. degree from Rutgers University School of Law. He is also a member of the Bergen and Passaic County bar associations, and vice president of the University of Michigan Alumni Association-New Jersey Chapter. (Newark location)
STEVEN M. SCHAIN practices marijuana law through the national cannabis law firm Hoban Law Group. With 13 offices and 35 lawyers, Hoban Law Group is the only practice 100% devoted to cannabis and hemp law. Admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Mr. Schain represents entities, governments and individuals in choosing a structure, preparing and submitting license application, regulation, compliance and litigation, and drafting legislation. A nationally recognized consumer finance litigation, banking law and cannabis law expert, Mr. Schain is a The Legal Intelligencer and Cannabis Business Executive columnist, frequent Pennsylvania Bar Institute and National Bar Institute author and lecturer, and serves as a court appointed judge pro tempore and arbitrator. He serves on, and makes regular presentations to, Pennsylvania Credit Union Association, Bank Secrecy Act Compliance Group, Cannabis Professional Advancement Series, and Greenhouse Venture, LLC. Mr. Schain also serves on both Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and Philadelphia County administrative committees charged with drafting and revising state and local cannabis related regulations. He earned his B.A. degree from Pennsylvania State University and his J.D. degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law, where he served as an editor of the Law Review and graduated with honors. Before entering private practice, Mr. Schain served as law clerk to a U.S. District Court judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. (Newark, Princeton and Mt. Laurel locations)
ELIYAHU S. SCHEIMAN is a principal at Porzio, Bromberg & Newman, P.C. Mr. Scheiman concentrates on business litigation and counseling, insurance coverage, insurance regulations and compliance, and management-side employment counseling and litigation defense. He is a member of the National Cannabis Bar Association, and his practice has increasingly been focused on counseling employers and cannabis and CBD businesses and entrepreneurs on emerging issues, risks and opportunities associated with and created by state-legalization of cannabis. Mr. Scheiman earned his B.A. degree, magna cum laude, from Yeshiva University and his J.D. degree, cum laude, from Boston College Law School. He is admitted to practice law in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. (Newark and Princeton locations)
CHRISTOPHER WISNIEWSKI is an attorney at Lauletta Birnbaum, LLC. Mr. Wisniewski practices in the area of transactional law, with a focus on corporate and business law, mergers and acquisitions, contract negotiation and agreement preparation, real estate, technology law, and tax matters. He also has significant experience in advising hospitality, gaming and gaming-industry support companies on contractual, regulatory and compliance matters. Mr. Wisniewski earned his B.A. degree from Rutgers University, his M.S. degree from Villanova University and his J.D. degree from Villanova University School of Law. He is admitted to practice in both New Jersey and Pennsylvania. (Mt. Laurel location)
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