Jeremy Kapteyn, Ph.D., Rose Law Group Chair of Intellectual Property Department, to co-present National Cannabis Bar Association Webinar

Eventbrite/NCBA DATE AND TIME Thu, April 26, 2018 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM PDT Many in the cannabis industry continue to mistakenly believe that cannabis-related subject matter is ineligible for patent protection due the federal legal status of cannabis under the CSA. This is untrue. In fact, a wide variety of inventions that “touch the plant” and which address ancillary …

Laura Bianchi, Rose Law Group partner and director of Medical Cannabis, talks to ‘LA Weekly’ says 4/20 little less rowdy, more sophisticated and regulated

By Madison Margolin | LA Weekly On this 4/20, the age-old question a cannabis enthusiast might ask — how is this day different from all other days I smoke weed? — might actually have an answer. That’s because this is California’s first 4/20 following the launch of the legal adult-use market. Sure, it’s been a bumpy ride since the passage …

Glendale Council approves marijuana dispensary expansions

Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Arizona Organix Inc. By Darrell Jackson | Glendale Star Glendale City Council narrowly approved a change to the city zoning text amendment March 27 that allows the city’s medical marijuana dispensaries to increase their size and hours of operation. The proposed zoning text amendment was brought by Tom Galvin of the Rose Law Group, who …

Laura Bianchi, Rose Law Group partner and director of Medical Cannabis talks to ‘Forbes’ says partnerships can benefit Cannabis businesses

By Julie Weed | Forbes As a hedge fund manager in New York, Tim Rotolo was used to looking for undervalued assets and inefficient capital structures. In the nascent legal cannabis industry, he thinks he’s found both. In early 2017, Rotolo teamed up with Antony Radbod, and David Kivitz to create an investment and holding company Archytas Ventures. Their first …

Industry Blazers: Laura Bianchi of Rose Law Group

Laura A. Bianchi is the Partner and Director of Medical Marijuana and Director of Business/Corporate Transactions and Estate Planning Departments at Rose Law Group azmarijuana.com Laura Bianchi’s practice concentrates on cannabis law. She provides legal advice, guidance and assistance in various realms of the legal cannabis industry and in all stages of the Arizona Department of Health Services Medical Marijuana …

Will Trump try to close cannabis businesses? Laura Bianchi, director of Rose Law Group Medical Cannabis Department, talks to ‘Forbes’, urges those businesses to stay focused on local compliance

By Julie Weed | Forbes Entrepreneurs in 29 states who have been growing, testing and selling marijuana are now wondering: will President Trump’s Attorney General really divert resources from justice department priorities like stopping terrorism and dismantling gangs, to shut down neighborhood pot shops? These businesses have been operating under the Cole Memorandum which kept the Justice Department from prosecuting marijuana companies …

Laura Bianchi, Rose Law Group partner and director of Medical Cannabis to speak on Thursday at ADRE Seminar on cannabis and the real estate industry

Laura Bianchi will be speaking at an Arizona Department of Real Estate (ADRE) seminar Thursday, talking about “Cannabis: The Benefits and Burdens for the Real Estate Industry.” Event details: Cannabis: The Benefits and Burdens for the Real Estate Industry When: Thursday, March 22, 2018 Time: 7:30 am Registration and Continental Breakfast Program Begins: 8:00 am Program Concludes: 11:00 am Where: University Club – Tempe …

Arizona judge rules on medical cannabis extracts; Laura Bianchi, Rose Law Group Partner and Director of Medical Cannabis, comments on ‘Phoenix New Times’ story

By Ray Stern | Phoenix New Times A Navajo County judge now agrees that Arizona medical-marijuana patients can legally possess cannabis products containing extracted resin, causing prosecutors to drop a felony narcotics charge against a Prescott man. The March 6 ruling by Superior Court Judge Dale Nielson avoids a legal showdown in Arizona higher courts over the case that could …

Laura Bianchi, Rose Law Group Partner and Director of Medical Cannabis, quoted in AZ Big Media, discussing impact of cannabis industry on CRE

By David McGlothlin | AZBigMedia The former Revlon cosmetics and fragrance manufacturing plant, located in a South Phoenix industrial park, was originally built in the late 1960s and employed more than 900 people at its peak before eventually closing in 2001. For more than 14 years, the 880,000-square-foot big box space sat vacant and shuttered. Today, it is home to …