Medical Marijuana in the Workplace

An issue with far-reaching effects for businesses and HR professionals, the advent of medical marijuana in the workplace has led to a host of questions.

An issue with far-reaching effects for business owners and HR professionals, the advent of medical marijuana in the workplace has led to a host of questions on the subject. In an effort to answer some of those questions, a panel of experts recently convened to educate attendees on the topic. The breakfast was hosted by… [More…]

LP Insurance Hosts Drug/Medical Marijuana Seminar

LP Insurance Services, Inc. proudly continues its successful Risk Management Seminar series, hosting multiple clients and guests in Las Vegas and Reno. The semi-annual series, conducted by LP Insurance, allows invited guests the opportunity to learn about timely insurance-related topics from industry leaders and compliance administrators. The most recent seminars, held in June 2014, covered… [More…]

The Medical Marijuana Program in Nevada: An Update on Establishment Applications

On June 12, 2013, Governor Brian Sandoval signed legislation authorizing the sale of medical marijuana in Nevada.

On June 12, 2013, Governor Brian Sandoval signed legislation authorizing the sale of marijuana in Nevada for medicinal purposes. The historic legislation allows cardholders and caregivers to legally purchase marijuana for medicinal use. Using marijuana for medicinal purposes has been legal in Nevada since 2001; however cardholders and caregivers have had to grow their own… [More…]

Medical Marijuana Experts Host Las Vegas Educational Event with Senator Tick Segerblom

Professionals from around the nation featured at day-long event to educate investors and entrepreneurs in Nevada’s emerging medical industry Additional tickets just released for this sold-out event Las Vegas, NV – The National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA) will host the Southwest CannaBusiness Symposium on July 27 in Las Vegas. Following the passage of Senate Bill 374, stakeholders… [More…]

The New Business of Medical Marijuana in Nevada

The new medical marijuana industry will present both opportunities and risks for the serious-minded entrepreneur.

Medical Marijuana Establishments Medical Marijuana occupied substantial time and energy during the 77th Legislature in the form of Senate Bill 374. Governor Brian Sandoval signed SB 374 on June 12, 2013, and with the stroke of a pen created the framework for some new and unique business establishments in Nevada. Beginning New Years Day 2014,… [More…]