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By: Andrew Elbaz, Alexander Katznelson, and student-at-law Darren Nguyen
On October 10, 2018, the Canadian Securities Administrators (“CSA”) published Staff Notice 51-357 Staff Review of Reporting Issuers in the Cannabis Industry. The purpose of the notice is to provide further guidance for issuers
Continue Reading CSA Provides Further Guidance on Reporting Issuers’ Disclosure Obligations in the Cannabis Industry

The Ontario Government released its consultation to the Smoke-Free Ontario Act today addressing the changes to cannabis legalization.
Read the full text at: https://canadacannabislegal.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/Smoke-Free-Ontario-Act-Consultation-Draft-Sept2018.pdf This Act is also available on our Laws, Regulations, and Resources page at: https://canadacannabislegal.com/laws-regulations-resources/provincial-laws/

 
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Continue Reading The Ontario government releases its consultation to the Smoke-Free Ontario Act

On September 17, 2018, the Department of Finance Canada introduced a set of draft Regulatory and Legislative Proposals relating to the Taxation of Cannabis under the Excise Act, 2001 (the “Draft Proposals”).  The Draft Proposals, if adopted, will provide for
Continue Reading Canada Department of Finance Introduces Regulatory and Legislative Proposals for the Taxation of Cannabis

Cannabis law lawyer Whitney Abrams was quoted in “Cannabis retail plan opt-out option criticized” in Law Times on September 10, 2018. She discusses some of the issues with the current opt-out option in Ontario and what this could mean from a legal
Continue Reading Whitney Abrams quoted in “Cannabis retail plan opt-out option criticized” in Law Times