Clark Wilson LLP
A 2019 B.C. Supreme Court decision dismissing an insurer's claim for damages against a homeowner insurance company was recently upheld on appeal...
CLC (Canadian Litigation Counsel)
Unlike alcohol, which is made up of a single organic molecule, the chemical structure of cannabis is highly complex.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Over the second half of 2019, headlines surrounding growth and product diversification in the Canadian cannabis industry gave way to speculation about its future potential failures
Minden Gross LLP
On Friday, Barrie-based MediPharm Labs Corp. issued a press release announcing that its wholly-owned subsidiary, MediPharm Labs Inc.
Fogler, Rubinoff LLP
Dire predictions in the media about the "bubble bursting" or the floodgates opening for insolvencies in the Canadian cannabis sector
With the continued trend of liberalization of cannabis laws around the world, global cannabis business opportunities and barriers are changing at a rapid pace.
Bennett Jones LLP
As the cannabis industry has matured, investor enthusiasm has been tempered by financial results that have fallen short of projected figures.
Intellectual Property ("IP") typically provides a significant commercial advantage in the marketplace.
Canada's legalization of cannabis for recreational purposes, in October of 2018, spurred a significant increase in Canadian patent application filings
The Ontario government has announced significant changes to the retail cannabis market. Those changes include the elimination of the previous lottery based system for retail store operator...
Now, Ontario is set to drastically expand its cannabis retail footprint as this policy brings an open cannabis market to Ontario for retail operators.
Clyde & Co
Recent regulatory developments in Canada are set to accelerate the growth of the legal cannabis industry, with sales already projected to grow to around USD 5 billion within five years
The cannabis market is currently experiencing some turbulence and uncertainty, but that market and underlying consumer demand is well established.
On December 12, 2019, the Government of Ontario announced changes to the cannabis licensing regulations under the Cannabis Licence Act,...
Miller Thomson LLP
As of October 17, 2019, the Cannabis Act governs the sale and production of edible cannabis products, cannabis extracts (i.e., oils), and cannabis topicals (i.e., skin creams).
On December 12, 2019, the Government of Ontario announced that it is moving toward an open market for cannabis retail beginning in January 2020.
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
On December 12, 2019, the Ontario government (the Government) announced a move to open the market for private cannabis retail stores in Ontario.
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
Since the initial wave of legalization in 2018, cannabis continues to be a hot topic across Canada.
Although there are rumblings on the cannabis market throughout the world, it is without doubt that Canada and the US are the focus of investor attention.