The Corporate Transparency Act: An Overview

    The Corporate Transparency Act (the “CTA” or “Act”), enacted as part of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021, marks a significant shift in the regulatory framework for businesses in the United States. Presented as a tool to combat money laundering and … Read more about The Corporate Transparency Act: An Overview

SAFER Banking Act Passes Senate Committee in Historic Vote

On September 27, The SAFER Banking Act passed the Senate Banking Committee with a bipartisan vote of 14-9. The successful vote marks the first time a version of the cannabis banking legislation has passed a Senate Committee since it was first introduced in Congress all the way back in 2013. The bill … Read more about SAFER Banking Act Passes Senate Committee in Historic Vote

California Looks to Regulate Psychedelic Medicines

Despite large amounts of support from legislators and California citizens, on October 7 Governor Gavin Newsom vetoed a piece of legislation that would decriminalize the possession, preparation, obtaining, and transportation of small amounts of certain psychedelics including psilocybin, mescaline, … Read more about California Looks to Regulate Psychedelic Medicines

Understanding the Colorado Privacy Act

In an era where personal data is increasingly valuable and susceptible to misuse, governments around the world are enacting comprehensive privacy laws to protect individuals' rights and provide guidelines for data handling. One such initiative is the Colorado Privacy Act (“CPA”), officially known as … Read more about Understanding the Colorado Privacy Act

Risks that AI Developers Must Consider When Developing AI

  Artificial Intelligence (AI) is not just a technological innovation; it’s a transformative force that has permeated multiple sectors, from healthcare to finance. As AI startups and companies creating AI tools (“AI Developers”) continue to proliferate, they find themselves navigating a … Read more about Risks that AI Developers Must Consider When Developing AI

New York’s Office of Cannabis Management to Begin Accepting License Applications on October 4, 2023

On Tuesday, New York State’s Cannabis Control Board (“CCB”) voted to approve the Office of Cannabis Management’s (“OCM”) proposed cannabis regulations.[1] With the CCB’s approval, the OCM announced that it will begin accepting applications through for cultivator, processor, distributor, … Read more about New York’s Office of Cannabis Management to Begin Accepting License Applications on October 4, 2023