The cannabis industry is up and coming in California, thanks to medical marijuana laws making it possible for businesses to provide much-needed services. Although there are incredible opportunities to be had in this field, there are also a variety of challenges posed by strict regulatory laws. As such, it is very important that as a new business owner or hopeful owner you meet with a San Francisco cannabis attorney. At Stewart & Musell, LLP, we can help you achieve and stay in compliance with all regulatory requirements.
With laws which are constantly changing and evolving, business owners, employees, and patients have a certain responsibility to keep up. MMSRA (The Medical Marijuana Safety and Regulation Act) has set standards for cannabis industry businesses in California. These bills strive to regulate everything in the cannabis industry, from the quality of the seeds being planted, the plants used, and the sale of any product. It can be difficult to interact with the various local and state agencies to maintain compliance, which is where our firm comes in.
Although this new regulations are set with good intentions, it also means that there are many agencies which are involved in your business. This includes the Dept. of Consumer Affairs, the Bureau of Medical Marijuana Enforcement, the Dept. of Public Health, and the Dept. of Food and Agriculture. Whether you are operating a distribution company, transportation, or a medical cannabis dispensary / collective, you will be expected to comply with these laws.
Give us a call today at (415) 843-2882 if you would like to meet with a California regulatory compliance attorney.