Holiday Inn Country Club Plaza
One East 45th Street
Kansas City, MO 64111
Behavioral Ethics: 1.00
Business Law: 5.00
Chartered Life Underwriter: 7.00
Registered Health Underwriter: 7.00
Course book included with all formats
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 program has been approved by the Illinois MCLE Board for 6.0 hours of CLE credit, which includes approval for 1.0 hour of legal ethics CLE credit by the Illinois Supreme Court Commission on Professionalism.
including - Ethics: 1.00
Approved by the Kansas Continuing Legal Education Board for 7.0 hours of continuing legal education credit, which includes 1.0 hour of ethics and professionalism credit.
including - Ethics: 1.20
NBI, Inc. is an accredited sponsor with Missouri Minimum Continuing Legal Education. This program qualifies for 7.20 hours of CLE credit, which includes 1.20 hour of ethics, professionalism or malpractice prevention 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 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. State legal implications for FDIC-insured banking institutions. 4. Describe the packaging requirements and restrictions for medical marijuana products. 5. Identify qualifying conditions for medical marijuana prescriptions. 6. Describe two tax strategies medical marijuana businesses can employ to reduce their tax burdens. 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. State legal implications for FDIC-insured banking institutions. 4. Describe the packaging requirements and restrictions for medical marijuana products. 5. Identify qualifying conditions for medical marijuana prescriptions. 6. Describe two tax strategies medical marijuana businesses can employ to reduce their tax burdens. 7. Describe ethical conflicts of interest attorneys may have when advising medical marijuana businesses.
including - Chartered Life Underwriter: 7.00 Registered Health Underwriter: 7.00
This seminar qualifies for 7.0 PACE (Professional Achievement in Continuing Education) credit hours for CLU, RHU.
JASMINE ABOU-KASSEM is a limited partner at Spark! Legal Solutions, LLP, where she focuses her practice on corporate, business, tech, trademark, and cannabis law. Ms. Abou-Kassem is admitted in Missouri, Kansas and Colorado. She received her B.A degree from UMKC and her J.D degree from UMKC School of Law. (Kansas City location)
JON DEDON is an attorney at Kennyhertz Perry, LLC, where he spent the first part of his career drafting appellate briefs for Polsinelli as part of their appellate litigation group. He has expanded his practice to include real estate, corporate and transactional law. Mr. Dedon has substantial litigation experience in professional liability, employment, and commercial litigation as well. He has defended numerous products liability, consumer protection, and discrimination lawsuits, and has represented clients ranging from small local businesses to Fortune-100 companies. Mr. Dedon is admitted to practice in Kansas and Missouri, as well as numerous federal jurisdictions. He earned his B.A. degree at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, and his J.D. degree from the University of Texas School of Law, graduating with honors. (Springfield and Kansas City locations)
ANTONETTE DuPREE is a limited partner at Spark! Legal Solutions, LLP, where she focuses her practice on employment, civil rights, and cannabis law. Ms. DuPree is admitted in Missouri. She received her B.S.M. degree in management from Baker University and her J.D degree from UMKC School of LaShew. (Kansas City location)
AUBREY GANN-REDMON is a limited partner at Spark! Legal Solutions, LLP, where she focuses her practice on probate and trust litigation, and cannabis law. Ms. Gann-Redmon is admitted in Missouri, Kansas, Colorado, and NORML. She received her B.A degree summa cum laude from Avila University and her J.D degree from UMKC School of Law.
(Kansas City location)
JAY PRESTON is a shareholder in the litigation/dispute resolution, transactional, and marijuana/hemp practices groups of Carnahan, Evans, Cantwell, & Brown, P.C. He focuses his practice on litigation of business, trust/estate, and real estate disputes, but also handles a variety of transactional matters. With the passage of Amendment 2, Mr. Preston’s practice also now includes marijuana/hemp related matters. Mr. Preston is admitted to practice in Missouri, and is a member of The Missouri Bar, the Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association, and International Cannabis Bar Association. He holds an undergraduate degree in finance from the University of Missouri, as well as M.B.A. and J.D. degrees from the University of Missouri. (Springfield location)
BENJAMIN TOMPKINS an attorney at Kennyhertz Perry, LLC, where he focuses on civil and criminal tax controversies, white collar criminal defense, internal investigations and corporate compliance and has extensive experience successfully defending clients in all types of complex litigation in federal and state courts. Mr. Tompkins also counsels exempt organizations and individuals concerning formation, operation and other entity governance issues. Before returning to private practice, he spent more than a decade working as an assistant United States attorney in Los Angeles and Department of Justice Tax Division trial attorney in Washington, D.C. Mr. Tompkins draws on his comprehensive experience leading civil and criminal tax prosecutions and investigations, including grand jury proceedings, to provide clients with valuable insights and practical strategies to help them with their legal issues. He is a member of the Missouri, Kansas, District of Columbia, Virginia and California bars, as well as the Western District of Missouri, the District of Kansas and the Central District of California. He is an active member of the American Bar Association (Tax and Litigation sections and various subcommittees including chair of the cryptocurrency subcommittee for the Criminal Litigation Committee), Federal Bar Association (Tax, Litigation and Criminal Law sections) and Kansas City Metro Bar Association (various sections and is the current vice-chair of the Tax Committee). As a recognized leader in the field, he regularly speaks and writes articles on criminal and civil tax issues. He earned undergraduate degrees, cum laude, at Pepperdine University, and graduated with high honors from The George Washington University Law School. (Springfield and Kansas City locations)
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