The Mexican Senate Disappointed Us By Refusing to Consider Recreational Cannabis Legislation; Here’s What We Think Cannabis Businesses Should Do Now

The Mexican Senate Disappointed Us By Refusing to Consider Recreational Cannabis Legislation: Here’s What Cannabis Businesses Should Do Now

In my last post I reported the Mexican Senate’s refusal in its just-ended legislative session to address the Supreme Court’s 2018 directive to pass reforms legalizing recreational use of cannabis. Unless you are a Mexican Senator or Supreme Court Justice, you probably don’t have too many levers you can pull to speed the implementation of

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Cannabis in Mexico: It Ain’t Over Till the Fat Mariachi Sings

I am writing this now, a month after the Mexican Senate virtually ignored (yes, ignored) the social and business mandate to regulate recreational and industrial cannabis. Yes, it took me almost a whole month to calm myself enough so as to write a post that did not sound like a mere rant. Do not get

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2021 Mexico Cannabis Summit

Register HERE! Mexico will soon be the largest country in the world with legalized cannabis and now is the time to start preparing for that. Harris Bricken and Harris Bricken Mexico will be teaming up with Mexico-based law firm, Lawgic, for this upcoming four-day virtual event, taking place Thursday, March 25 through Sunday, March 28th.

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Top Misconceptions About Cannabis in Mexico, Part 2

In Part 1 of this multipart series, we debunked various incorrect ideas, impressions and rumors we repeatedly hear in the Mexico cannabis practice. In this post, we will address five additional, common misconceptions, in order to help guide a healthy discussion on the real status of cannabis legalization in Mexico. Do the following misconceptions ring

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Mexico’s Medical Cannabis Regulations: What Should Cannabis Businesses Be Doing RIGHT NOW?

Six weeks ago, Mexico came out with regulations for cultivating, processing, selling, and importing/exporting medical cannabis, making the country the largest in the world (by population) to have a fully legalized medical cannabis supply chain. We have written several blog posts about Mexico’s new cannabis regulations and we put on a webinar for stakeholders that drew

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Mexico Medical Cannabis: Fully Legal, But Is It Open?

In our last post, as well as in our Mexico cannabis webinar last month (replay here), we examined the implications, business opportunities and requirements to take advantage of the Medical Regulations that recently entered into force in Mexico. Yes, medical cannabis is now fully legal in Mexico. However, that does not mean that you are able

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FREE Webinar! Cannabis in Mexico Part 2: The Q&A Session

Watch HERE! On January 28th, in partnership with Mexico-based law firm Lawgic, Harris Bricken hosted the webinar “Cannabis in Mexico” (replay here). That webinar covered the basics of what stakeholders can and can’t do right now in the Mexican medical cannabis industry, what lies on the horizon for adult use, and how Mexico treats industrial

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Cannabis in Mexico: FREE Webinar Tomorrow, January 28!

WATCH HERE! Mexico will soon be the largest country in the world to legalize cannabis and now is the time to start preparing for that. Join Harris Bricken for a FREE hour-long, Q&A webinar tomorrow, Thursday, January 28th, at 12pm PT to learn about cannabis legalization in Mexico and how you can best position yourself to