Cannabis Law

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 (12pm - 1pm US/Central)

This webinar will provide an overview of the legal landscape related to the legalization of cannabis for both medicinal and recreational use. Emphasis will be given to the role that legal researchers can play in assisting the legal community as these issues are being brought to the fore. Topics to be covered include the science of cannabis, historical stereotypes that hamper the advancement of legalization of cannabis, the current state of legalization in both the state and federal arenas and equity issues for marginalized groups. This webinar will be led by Joanne Caceres, managing associate in Dentons’ Health Care group. Also, Amanda Ostrowitz, Founder and CEO at CannaRegs.

Moderator: Eugene Giudice, Research Services Training Specialist at Dentons US LLP

Speakers: Joanne Caceres, Managing Associate at Dentons US LLP and Amanda Ostrowitz, Founder and CEO at CannaRegs

Contact: Lindsey Carpino and Denise Pagh, PLLIP Education and Professional Development Committee

* You must be a current member of the American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) and the Private Law Librarians & Information Professionals Special Interest Section (PLLIP-SIS) in order to attend this webinar. If you are not a member of AALL, you can join here. If you're already a member of AALL but not the PLLIP-SIS, you can join here.