Regulatory Ethics: 1.00
Business Law: 6.00
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Stay Up to Date on the Latest Developments
The legal landscape surrounding marijuana businesses is changing rapidly, with each new rule change having far-reaching impacts on the production, sale and use of cannabis products. When your clients have questions, will you know the answers? This program will provide a status update on recent federal- and state-level changes and offer a look ahead at the potential impact of proposed legislation. Keep your practice current - register today!
This program is designed for attorneys. Accountants will also benefit.
10:00 am - 5:00 pm Eastern Standard Time
including - Regulatory Ethics: 1.00 Business Law: 6.00
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 a Basic level program presented in a group internet-based setting. No advanced preparation or prerequisites are required.Upon completion of this course, attendees should be able to: 1. State whether or not hemp is currently included in the Controlled Substance Act. 2. Describe the SAFE Banking Act and its potential impacts. 3. List any bankruptcy protections available to marijuana businesses.Field(s) of Study -- Business Law; Regulatory Ethics.
TRACY AHR is a shareholder in the Albuquerque law firm of Ahr Law Offices PC. She is a frequent speaker on the unique taxation issues faced by companies and enterprises involved in the sale and distribution of marijuana, and marijuana-related products and services. Ms. Ahr has practiced law in the areas of tax and tax planning, and has designed and drafted employee benefits and Native American Tribal benefits for 28 years. She also handles business entity formation and tax matters for private companies and estate planning for individuals. Since 2006, Ms. Ahr has been listed in Best Lawyers in America (tax law, tax litigation and employee benefits law). For the last three years, Ahr Law Offices PC has been identified by U.S. News and World Report as one of New Mexico's best law firms. She earned her B.U.S., M.B.A., and J.D. degrees from the University of New Mexico; and her LL.M. degree in taxation from the University of Florida.
JEFFREY GARD is a Colorado attorney with Gard Law Firm, LLC, specializing in marijuana law. He represents numerous patients, doctors and marijuana businesses throughout the state of Colorado and has advised people from all over the country. Mr. Gard advises both state and local governments in their development of medical marijuana business regulations. He is widely considered one of Colorado's leading marijuana attorneys. Since the passage of Amendment 64, which legalized adult possession and cultivation of marijuana in Colorado, Mr. Gard has been working with state and local officials in developing regulations for the retail marijuana industry and was appointed by the state to participate in the rule-making progress. Over the last year, he has been working with the U.S. Congress to assist with an analysis of the Federal Code to determine the various areas which are impacted by the state marijuana laws in hopes of reconciling state and federal law in the near future. Mr. Gard now shares his knowledge and experience with other attorneys and has given several CLE lectures on various aspects of marijuana law. By way of background, he is a Colorado native and a cum laude philosophy graduate from the University of Colorado, where he also was elected Phi Beta Kappa. While attending the law school, Mr. Gard won the William De Souchet Award for best individual performance in trial advocacy and won a multi-state moot court competition during his first year of law school. After graduation, he accepted a position with a respected litigation firm in Boulder, Colorado, and later formed his own firm in downtown Boulder, Colorado.
TABITHA R. MYERS is an attorney with Midtown Law and is licensed in Arizona and New Jersey. She concentrates her practice in civil litigation, business and corporate formation and dissolutions, contracts, and cannabis law. Ms. Myers has a background in construction, transactional, and corporate dealings, including formation and entity structure, disputes, agreements, and contracts. She is a member of the State Bar of Arizona, the Maricopa County Bar Association, Women Grow Phoenix Chapter, the Arizona Cannabis Bar Association, and the National Cannabis Bar Association. She earned her B.A. degree from Arizona State University and her J.D. degree from Drexel University.
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