Hampton Inn & Suites Saginaw
2695 Tittabawassee Road
Saginaw, MI 48604
Areas of Professional Practice: 6.00
Behavioral Ethics: 1.00
Business Law: 3.00
Chartered Financial Consultant: 7.00
Course book included with all formats
Know the Salient Points of Recent Marijuana Laws and Effectively Advise Your Clients
Recent legislation and initiatives are paving the way for many new business opportunities in the cannabis industry. It has also created many questions and uncertainties for professionals advising these new businesses. What are possible federal responses to legalized cannabis? What types of businesses does the 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 recreational marijuana law for:
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 be 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 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 - Ethics: 1.00
National Business Institute is an approved "presumptive provider" with the Utah State Board of Continuing Legal Education. This program qualifies for a maximum of 6.0 hours of CLE credit for Utah attorneys, which includes 1.0 hour of ethical considerations.
including - Behavioral Ethics: 1.00 Business Law: 3.00 Taxes: 3.00
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 practical information on recreational marijuana law. 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 powers of state regulatory agencies. 4. State the key steps in the marijuana business licensing process. 5. Identify two strategies cannabusinesses can use to overcome taxation difficulties. 6. Identify a possible conflict of interest attorneys face when advising 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, attendee will be able to: 1. Identify current federal enforcement priorities. 2. Identify two possible ways a cannabusiness can obtain financing. 3. Describe powers of state regulatory agencies. 4. State the key steps in the marijuana business licensing process. 5. Identify two strategies cannabusinesses can use to overcome taxation difficulties. 6. 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.
ERIC S. FAULKNER is an experienced trial attorney with nearly a decade of litigation practice behind him. Currently serving a judicial clerkship with the Eastern District of Michigan Bankruptcy Court, Mr. Faulkner's background also includes trial work involving family law, construction litigation, professional liability defense, and a variety of other practice areas. He is a member of the Orange County Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division; Central Florida Bankruptcy Law Association; and the Federal Bar Association, Judiciary Division. Mr. Faulkner earned his B.A. degree from the University of Central Florida and his J.D. degree, cum laude, from the University of Akron. (Grand Rapids and Saginaw locations)
BRIAN P. FENECH is the sole practitioner with The Law Office of Brian P. Fenech, PLLC. Mr. Fenech practices in the areas of drunk driving, controlled substance charges, minor in possession of alcohol, medical marijuana, driver's license restoration and criminal record expungement. He is a member of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML). Mr. Fenech is admitted to practice in Michigan. He earned his B.A. degree from the University of Michigan at Dearborn and his J.D. degree from the Western Michigan Thomas M. Cooley Law School in Lansing. (Southfield location)
BRANDON GARDNER is the founder of Brandon Gardner & Associates, PLC. Mr. Gardner focuses his practice on cannabis law, criminal defense and juvenile law. He is admitted to practice throughout Michigan, the Federal District and Bankruptcy courts for the Western and Eastern districts of Michigan, as well as the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals. His professional memberships include the Marijuana Law Section and Children's Law Section of the State Bar of Michigan, the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws, and the Grand Rapids Bar Association. Mr. Gardner earned his B.S. degree from California State University and his J.D. degree from Michigan State University College of Law. (Grand Rapids location)
WILLIAM C. LENTINE is a partner with Warner Norcross + Judd LLP, where his practice areas include business and corporate services, tax, trusts and estates, tax planning, and funds and investment services. Mr. Lentine is admitted to practice in Michigan and before the U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit; the U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan; and the U.S. Tax Court. He is a member of the State Bar of Michigan. Mr. Lentine earned his B.A. degree from Michigan State University and his J.D. degree, magna cum laude, from Michigan State University College of Law. (Southfield location)
JOHN D. MACKEWICH is an attorney and of counsel in the Detroit, Michigan office of Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, where he represents domestic and international companies and individuals in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, corporate transactions, debt and equity financing, franchising, business structures and relationships, securities and venture capital. Mr. Mackewich has experience with public company securities compliance, including SEC periodic reporting, proxy materials, registration issues, public disclosure issues and corporate governance. He provides oversight and advice on international business operations and transactions for American companies as well as foreign companies entering the United States. Mr. Mackewich also counsels employers and management on executive employment agreements, compensation plans, stock options, and bonus plans, as well as participates in litigation to enforce and defend such agreements. He is a member of the State Bar of Michigan and the Toledo and Ohio State bar associations. Mr. Mackewich has been named a Rising Star by Super Lawyers since 2014. He received his B.S. degree from Wayne State University and his J.D. degree from the University of Toledo College of Law. (Saginaw location)
TIMOTHY J. MCGRAW is an attorney in Brighton who has focused in tax law and employee benefits. He also offers counsel in medical marijuana and tax law. Mr. McGraw is a member of the State Bar of Michigan (Taxation and Medical Marijuana sections). He earned his B.B.A. degree from the University of Michigan, School of Business Administration, and his J.D. degree from the University of Michigan Law School. (Grand Rapids, Saginaw and Southfield locations)
GREGORY M. MEIHN is a partner in the Detroit office of Foley & Mansfield. Mr. Meihn focuses his transactional and litigation practice in the core areas of employment and school law. He also has an active construction law practice. Mr. Meihn represents and consults with insurance companies, cities, townships, municipalities, schools, and employers on employment and labor issues including but not limited to discipline, harassment, terminations, unions, discrimination, unemployment, employment hiring practices, non-competition agreements, and issues involving the Michigan Elliott Larsen Civil Rights Act, Title VII, ADEA, ADA, and related statutes. He earned his B.B. degree from Eastern Michigan University, his J.D. degree from the University of Toledo Law School, and his M.S. degree from Michigan State University. Mr. Meihn is a member of the American Association of Trial Lawyers, the American Bar Association, the American Inns of Court - Flint Chapter, the Genesee County Bar Association, the Michigan Defense Trial Association, the Michigan Nature Association, the Michigan Professional Ethics Committee, and the State Bar of Michigan. (Grand Rapids, Saginaw and Southfield locations)
MATTHEW RIZZO is a director, CPA and CVA with O’Keefe & Associates. He provides business valuation expertise in many types of transactions including but not limited to mergers and acquisitions, shareholder disputes and gift tax valuations, providing objective, independent valuations according to facts and circumstances surrounding your individual engagement. Mr. Rizzo earned B.S. degree from Arizona State University and his M.B.A. degree from Davenport University. He is a certified public accountant (CPA) and is accredited by the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts (NACVA) as a certified valuation analyst (CVA). Mr. Rizzo is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA), and the American Bankruptcy Institute (ABI). He received the Emerging Leader award from the M&A Advisor in 2017 and is a member of the MICPA Emerging Leaders Task Force. (Grand Rapids and Southfield locations)
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