• December 6, 2018
    10:00 am - 11:00 am

    In light of Canada’s legalization of recreational cannabis on October 17, 2018, experts from the Lex Mundi member firms in Canada will present a complimentary live overview of the regime regulating the cultivation, distribution and sale of recreational cannabis and the different approaches taken by various Canadian provinces. The webinar will include a commercial emphasis on what both Canadian and foreign participants looking to invest in the burgeoning industry need to know.

    The program will start with a short introduction to the federal regime (including the key provisions of the Cannabis Act), followed by an in-depth comparison of how each of the following regions are implementing the new legislation:

    • British Columbia
    • Alberta
    • Ontario
    • Quebec
    • Manitoba
    • Atlantic Canada

    Experts from each of Lex Mundi’s Canadian member firms (Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP, Farris Vaughan Wills & Murphy LLP, McInnes Cooper and Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLP) will share their insights and be available for a brief question and answer session at the end of the webinar.

    This webinar explores:

    • Overview of federal regime regarding cultivation, distribution and sale of recreational cannabis
    • Trends and differences between provincial laws
    • Commercial takeaways for industry participants in Canada and abroad

    There’s no charge for the webinar. Click here to register.

    Relevant Resources: 

    The Cannabis Countdown is Over

    Medical Marijuana Use in the Workplace

    Non-medical Marijuana Use at Work

     

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