A Crash Course in Licensing, Regulatory Compliance and Federal and State Enforcement
This program covers state licensing and regulatory challenges for marijuana-related businesses operating in Maine. Our distinguished faculty will also explore the implications of the latest legalization twists and turns taking place at the federal level. Don't miss this opportunity to learn how to overcome common legal roadblocks facing marijuana businesses - register today!
Get current guidance on the confusing legal state of marijuana, hemp and CBD.
Learn how to secure required marijuana business licenses in Maine.
Discover how to overcome top regulatory issues facing new and existing marijuana-related businesses.
This course is part of the Maine Marijuana Business Law 2021: An Online Seminar Series series.
Continuing Legal Education ME CLE
- 2.00Approval Exp. 7/14/2023
This course has been approved by the State of Maine Board of Overseers of the Bar. Lawyers who complete this course may receive up to 2.0 hours of self-study CLE credit. No more than 5.0 hours of self-study CLE credit may be earned during a reporting period. Attorneys may not earn ethics or harassment and discrimination credit with self-study.
JILL G. POLSTER is the managing partner at Cohen Law Maine LLC. She is a former prosecutor turned cannabis attorney and has been practicing since 2001 when she first became licensed in Georgia. Serving as a public defender, then as an Atlanta felony prosecutor, Ms. Polster then went into private criminal defense practice in 2012. She served as a Visiting Professional in the Office of the Prosecutor at the International Criminal Court in The Hague, Netherlands. Ms. Polster co-founded a criminal justice non-profit, The Georgia Innocence Project, which over the past twenty years has worked to exonerate the wrongfully convicted. With nearly two decades of experience and a track record of success, she has been peer-nominated to SuperLawyers six years in a row. Ms. Polster is a member of the Maine Cannabis Industry Association, Maine Craft Cannabis Association, Maine Municipal Association, Cumberland Bar Association and the International Cannabis Bar Association. She works diligently to stay current on the ever-evolving changes in Federal and State cannabis law. Ms. Polster understands that anyone operating in the cannabis space is not in the cannabis business but in the compliance business. She partners with her clients to assure compliance in a complex uncertain regulatory environment. When it comes time to secure state and local licenses for your business, Ms. Polster has the knowledge, experience and patience to work through the rigorous licensing process with you. She earned her B.A. degree from Ithaca College and her J.D. degree from Georgia State University.
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