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  • 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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