CLE and Webinar: Cannabis in the U.S. and Abroad, December 4th!


On December four, 2019, at 12:30 PM, Harris Bricken lawyer Daniel Shortt and Cascadia Intellectual Home lawyer Krista Wittman will be presenting at a seminar place on by the Washington State Bar Association’s International Practice Section titled “U.S. and International Elements of Cannabis Laws and Legal Practice.” Added info on the occasion is offered beneath and on the International Practice Section web page.

The presentation will cover the following:

The passage of the 2018 Farm Bill opened the door to importing and exporting hemp in the United States, at least in theory. Cannabis remains illegal beneath federal law and states that have legalized cannabis sales do not even enable cannabis to cross state lines, let alone international borders. Daniel Shortt will talk about how U.S. cannabis policy impacts the developing international cannabis marketplace.

National laws can also drastically have an effect on no matter if and how intellectual home rights for cannabis-associated enterprises can be obtained.  Patent lawyer Krista Wittman will talk about her encounter prosecuting cannabis-associated patent and trademark applications in the United States as effectively as in choose foreign jurisdictions.

The international cannabis marketplace is immediately becoming a reality as nations transform their laws and policies on cannabis. Attorneys from each our international and cannabis practice groups are fielding an up-tick in inquiries on cannabis trade. For additional info on the international cannabis marketplace, verify out these current posts:

We hope you can join Daniel and Krista on December 4th! Register right here.


Date: Wednesday, December four, 2019
Time: 12:30 P.M. – two:30 P.M. (registration starts at 12:00 PM)
Credits:  2. Law and Legal Process
Tuition: $35 Common, $0 International Practice Section Member, $18.75 Law Student
In-Particular person Place:
Foster Garvey Computer
1111 Third Avenue, Suite 3000, Seattle, WA 98101


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