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Hardy Speaks at Panel on Marijuana Regulation and Taxation Act
July 22, 2021 | Employment & Labor | Cannabis
On July 21, 2021, Tamika Hardy spoke at the Employment & NY Marijuana Legalization (MRTA) panel, presented by the Brooklyn branch of the NAACP. The Brooklyn NAACP’s Justice Reform and Legal Redress Committees discussed the New York legalization of cannabis as it relates to employment. Hardy discussed what recreational cannabis legalization means in the employment …
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JD Supra Names Vlahos a Top Tax Author for 2021
April 8, 2021 | Tax
Rivkin Radler LLP is pleased to announce that Louis Vlahos placed No. 2 among the top 10 authors on the topic of tax law for 2021 in JD Supra’s Readers’ Choice Awards. Lou is a partner in the firm’s Business Dissolution; Cannabis; Corporate; Personal, Family & Business Planning; and Tax practice groups. This year’s Readers’ …
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Shapiro Quoted on CBD Warning Letters in Vitamin Retailer
March 29, 2021 | Compliance Investigations & White Collar | Cannabis
Steven Shapiro was quoted in the Vitamin Retailer article, “FDA Warns Selling of Topical CBD Products Violates FD&C Act.” The FDA has issued warning letters to two companies addressing the illegal marketing of unapproved drugs labeled as containing CBD. Shapiro questions the letters as neither discussed the potential to use CBD as an inactive ingredient …
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Ullman to Speak at Dietary Supplement (GMP) Compliance Virtual Seminar
March 9, 2021 | Health Services
Marc Ullman will be a speaker at the Dietary Supplement Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) Compliance Virtual Seminar. The event will be held on May 3, 5, 10 & 12, 2021. In these unprecedented times, the dietary supplement industry is playing an essential role for the U.S. consumer. Never before have more questions been raised regarding …
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Intellectual Property Team Clears Challenge For Fees
January 20, 2021 | Intellectual Property
Greg Miller, Nancy Del Pizzo and J’Naia Boyd overcame a motion for reconsideration of a federal magistrate judge’s report and recommendations where defendants had sought compensation from our clients in the six figures in this trademark action. Our Intellectual Property team convinced the district judge that the case is not “exceptional” under the Lanham Act, …
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Ullman to be Panelist at Dietary Supplement (GMP) Compliance Virtual Seminar
January 13, 2021 | Health Services
Marc Ullman will be a panelist at the Dietary Supplement Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) Compliance Virtual Seminar. The seminar will be held on February 2, 4, 9 and 11 from 11:00am to 4:00pm. In these unprecedented times, the dietary supplement industry is playing an essential role for the U.S. consumer. Never before have more questions …
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Real Estate Transactions for November
December 8, 2020 | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use
On November 3, 2020, Yaron Kornblum and Marie Landsman represented the borrowers, three tenants in common entities, in a refinance with Andrews Federal Credit Union with a loan amount of $6 million for a property located at 440 and 450 Waverly Avenue, Patchogue, NY, a medical and professional office building consisting of 20 commercial spaces. …
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Ullman Speaks with NutraIngredients-USA
August 26, 2020 | Health Services | Cannabis
Marc Ullman was quoted in a NutraIngredients-USA article, “AHPA event aims to guide CBD industry.” The article discusses how products containing cannabidiol (CBD) represent a rapidly growing yet uncertain market segment, with those in the industry often finding themselves with more questions than answers. Click here to read the full article. …
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Ullman Quoted in NutraIngredients USA
August 21, 2020 | Health Services | Cannabis
Marc Ullman was quoted in a NutraIngredients USA article, “Upcoming event aims to help fill regulatory holes in hemp/CBD industry.” The article discusses how CBD firms are often unprepared for the regulatory compliance side of operating a dietary supplement firm. The upcoming event that is being discussed in the article looks to assist with that. …
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Ullman to Present at Virtual Hemp-CBD Supplement Congress
July 20, 2020 | Compliance Investigations & White Collar | Health Services | Cannabis
On August 27, Marc Ullman will be presenting at the American Herbal Products Association (AHPA) Hemp-CBD Supplement Virtual Congress. The seminar will provide companies with an understanding of federal and state legal and regulatory obligations and current issues and opportunities in the hemp-CBD market. Click here to register. …
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