5-18-21 Jason Klimek, Esq. to speak at MCBA's CLE - The New Cannabis Law: Business, Ethics, Crime

Posted on May 14, 2021

Jason Klimek, Esq. of Woods Oviatt will be a featured speaker in a timely review of the Marijuana Regulation and Taxation Act, signed into law by Gov. Cuomo on March 31, 2021. Panelists will discuss the legislative intent of the law and provide an overview of the Office of Cannabis Management. The social equity features of the law will be explored as well as the allocation of the anticipated revenue. Panelists will also examine the sorts of business opportunities the new regulatory structure provides and explore the ethical implications of providing advice to cannabis businesses in the face of federal prohibition. Finally, the program will provide a brief overview of changes in the criminal law included in the MRTA, including provisions for the expungement of criminal records.

This program is presented by the Monroe County Bat Association. For more information and to register, click on the link: https://mcba.org/calendar/register/?eventno=7270

Jason W. Klimek