Tag Archives: medical cannabis

Marketing cannabis via social media, texts and deals


While the pharmaceutical industry spends billions on national advertising, Maryland’s medical cannabis industry tends to market more intimately, relying on intriguing product names, text message and social media advertising — and good old-fashioned deals. Such an approach makes sense with ...

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Law firms form cannabis practice groups to assist new industry

Cannabis buds with potency testing results are on display at a dispensary.  (Photo: Sonya Yruel/Drug Policy Alliance)

Given the complex legal hurdles of starting a medical cannabis operation, most people who have opened, or attempted to open, a growing, processing or retail operation in Maryland have contracted with an attorney. To meet this need, law firms in ...

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Maryland law still unclear on medical cannabis use by employees

Timothy F. Maloney, Attorney at law with Joseph Greenwald & Lake. MF-D 10/21/04.

Maryland employers, employees and job seekers who wonder what protections and rights, if any, medical cannabis patients have in the workplace are still waiting for guidance from legislators or a court. Though legislatures and courts across the country have addressed ...

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Md. regulators order medical cannabis companies to report vaping illnesses

Will Tilburg, executive director of the Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission, says the commission has not completed its investigations of applicants or made the names of applicants public. (The Daily Record/File Photo)

Maryland medical cannabis regulators are ordering medical cannabis licensees to report any incidents of illnesses connected to the use of e-cigarette products as federal health officials continue to investigate widespread reports of health concerns related to vaping. The requirement was ...

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