Cannabis workshop: Taking your cannabis company public and preparing for legalization

Terminal City Club, 837 W. Hastings St., Vancouver View in Google Maps

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16 October 2018
7:30 - 10:00 PST
2 hours CLE/CPD

Registration for this event is closed.

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Join us at the Terminal City Club for a cannabis workshop that will provide you with the information you need to take your Canadian cannabis company public, and to prepare for the upcoming era of legalization.

The first part of the workshop will offer an overview of how to go public in Canada with your cannabis assets. The second part of the workshop, Gowling WLG professionals will provide you with short, practical tips that are relevant to the era of legalization.

Part 1: Taking your cannabis company public

  • Overview of various structures for going public and Canadian considerations for going public 
  • CSE listing requirements and other CSE listing trends 

Part 2: Preparing for the new era of legalization

  • Intellectual property basics for the cannabis industry
  • Overview of cannabis branding, advertising and packaging requirements 
  • The impact of legal cannabis on drug & alcohol employee policy 

This program will count for up to two hours of CPD credit toward the CPD requirements of the Law Society of British Columbia.