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Missouri Announces Dates for Awarding of Medical Marijuana Licenses

Officials from the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services recently announced that they will award all the State’s marijuana licenses by the end of January 2020.  They posted the following issuance timeline for the varying types of facilities: Testing facilities: approximately December 19, 2019 Transportation facilities: approximately December 23, 2019 Cultivation facilities: approximately December [...]

By |2020-08-17T15:08:57-07:00December 10th, 2019|Blog, Cannabis Law, Cannabis Regulations|

Critical Next Steps in Missouri for Medical Marijuana Dispensary Operators

Next Steps for Missouri Medical Marijuana Dispensary Operators Great opportunity awaits future operators of medical marijuana dispensaries in Missouri, and with the deadline for filing license applications having come and gone, the work has only just begun.  On August 19 the state’s Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS) closed its call for medical marijuana [...]

By |2020-08-17T15:07:15-07:00September 5th, 2019|Blog, Cannabis Law, Cannabis Regulations|

Preparedness for New Jersey and Pennsylvania Regulated I-Gaming Market Entry: Questions Answered

It’s going to be an interesting Summer for aspiring entrants into the regulated US interactive casino gaming markets. Pennsylvania - now accepting license applications  - has joined New Jersey as a point of intrigue. The New Jersey market is steadily becoming a known quantity, and we’re consequently seeing more and more parties stepping onto that [...]

By |2020-06-26T08:00:26-07:00May 30th, 2019|Blog, Gaming, Gaming Law|