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How To Stop Check Kiting Scams Check kiting is one of the many ways your financial securities can be violated.   It constitutes a type of bank fraud very popular in the early 2000’s, that was in its majority shut down by a regulation called check 21 act.  Even though not as common as it used to be, check kiting is still present in many fraudulent transactions. Here we explain to you everything there is to know about this illegal procedure    Call Now Definition of Check Kiting Check kiting is the fraudulent procedure of deliberately issuing  a check for…
Fiduciary Duty Litigation in Corporate Law   A fiduciary duty is an obligation that exists in a relationship in which one of the parties has the best interest when acting on the other party/es behalf.  There are multiple types of fiduciary duties. Some examples can be the obligations between lawyers and clients; shareholders and directors; between business partners; and many others where special trust is part of the nature of the relationship, or a reliance on the one party exists to exercise its expertise or discretion on behalf of the others.  Breaches to fiduciary duties are extremely common, especially…
How to Expunge Your Record How to Expunge Your Record Expunging your record is the process of destroying your record so that it is not viewable to employers or law enforcement. National Expungement Week is September 19 – 26! Alex Boutros and Mo Will from Cannabis Equity Illinois join to talk criminal justice reform and take us through the expungement process. Watch the episode on YouTube or listen to the podcast titled How to Expunge Your Record – National Expungement Week with Cannabis Equity Illinois Coalition on Spotify, Google Play, or wherever you listen to podcasts! RELATED POST: Illinois Cannabis Expungement
CBD & Skincare CBD and Skincare – Is CBD safe for your skin? CBD skincare products are incredibly popular, and the market is only growing larger. According to a recent report, the global CBD skincare market is expected to hit $1.7 billion by 2025. Sarah Mirsini from MĀSK joins to discuss the skincare benefits of CBD and other cannabinoids. RELATED POST: Advertising Your CBD Brand RELATED POST: Kardashian CBD Baby Showers Marks High Water Mark of Craze Interested in getting involved in the cannabis industry? Get Started CBD and Skincare CBD oil has become so popular that it is…
What Is An Accredited Investor What is an accredited investor? An accredited investor is a person or legal entity with a special status under financial laws, who is allowed to participate in non-registered investments, since being considered an individual with the experience and means to participate in riskier investments and bear any potential losses. The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) concedes companies and private funds the opportunity to not register certain investments as long as the firms sell these assets to accredited investors exclusively. Call Now Who Is an Accredited Investor?  In order to qualify as an accredited investor, a…
Cannabis Extraction and Distillation Cannabis Extraction and Distillation Cannabis extraction and distillation are a big deal. If you’ve ever hit a dab rig, puffed from a vape, or eaten an edible – you’ve experienced cannabinoids that have been extracted and distilled. But what does this process look like? Fadi Yashruti of Root Sciences joins to guide us through the cannabis extraction and distillation process.   Listen to our PodCast Cannabis Legalization News or Watch the YouTube titled Cannabis Extraction and Distillation – How to Make Cannabis Concentrates for related information.   RELATED POST: Infuser Licenses for Cannabis Extracts in Illinois
How to Advertise Your CBD Brand How to Advertise Your CBD Brand | Cannabis Marketing Advertising CBD and cannabis isn’t as easy as advertising candy bars. The rules and regulations for advertising your cannabis brand can be pretty perplexing. Corey Higgs from THC Creative Solutions joins to give us a few tips for marketing your cannabis business.   Listen to our PodCast Cannabis Legalization News or Watch the YouTube titled How to Advertise Your CBD Brand | Cannabis Marketing for related information.     RELATED POST: How to Grow Your Cannabis Business RELATED POST: How to Market Your Cannabis Brand
Buy Sell Agreements Why Do You Need a Buy Sell Agreement Lawyer? A buy-sell agreement is a legally binding contract between the owners of a business where they agree on what happens to a partner’s shares in the event of life-changing situations that may result in chaos that could potentially ruin the business and bankrupt its owners, assuring the remaining owners that the business will carry on successfully. Call Now A Buy Sell Agreement Lawyer Helps Transition the Business Ownership. The Buy Sell agreement is also heard of as a buyout agreement, a business will, or a business prenup. Comparing…
Cannabis Unions – GTI Workers Unite for Rights Cannabis Unions – GTI Workers Unite for Rights Cannabis unions are gaining in popularity. While the cannabis industry is still in its nascency and hopeful entrepreneurs try to cling to any piece of the green rush that they can, many workers’ rights are being overlooked. Cannabis still remains federally illegal, and many governing bodies don’t have an airtight infrastructure for cannabis businesses which leaves Human Resources departments operating in what resembles Wild West. Organizer and former GTI employee, Daniel Corral, joined us to discuss why cannabis unions are important and the rights…
Cannabis Industry Update with Grown In Book Consult Now Cannabis Industry Update with Grown In Brad Spirrison of Grown In joins us to discuss cannabis industry trends. A journalist and co-founder of Grown In, Brad Spirrison talks to us about the Chicago politics and cannabis future in Illinois.  Listen to it on PodCast or Watch the YouTube on Cannabis Industry Update with Grown In.   RELATED POST: 5 Cannabis Industry Challenges for 2020 RELATED POST: 5 Biggest Threats to the Cannabis Industry Want to Open a Craft Grow Get Started Cannabis Industry Update with Grown In Written by: Simona What…
Flash Freezing Cannabis and Cannabis Sublimation Book Consult Now Flash Freezing Cannabis and Cannabis Sublimation Flash freezing cannabis and cannabis sublimation are growing in popularity among cannabis enthusiasts. Products like Space Weed use this technology to cure their cannabis which often yields a more robust flower. Luc Carlin joins us to discuss cannabis sublimation and the latest technological breakthroughs in the cannabis space.     RELATED POST: How to Make Your Cannabis Last Longer RELATED POST: Buying Cannabis Seeds Online Legally Want to Open a Craft Grow Get Started Flash Freezing Cannabis and Cannabis Sublimation with Luc Carlin Written by:…
Illinois Cannabis News with Chillinois Illinois Cannabis News with Chillinois Illinois cannabis news is kind of in limbo right now. Many await to hear from the Department of Agriculture on whether or not their applications for a license will be accepted or denied. Justine Warnick and Cole Preston from Cannakweens and Chillinois join us for an Illinois cannabis news update. Watch the episode on YouTube or listen to the podcast here: RELATED POST: How to Open a Cannabis Dispensary in Illinois RELATED POST: Illinois Department of Agriculture – Adult-Use Cannabis Want to Open a Craft Grow Get Started Illinois Cannabis…
Cannabis and Autism Book Consult Now Cannabis and Autism Cannabis and autism – two stigmatized topics that need way more attention. While there are studies that are both for and against the use of cannabis to treat autism symptoms, many consumers believe cannabis is the best and safest treatment. Tiffany Carwile of the Autism Alliance of Ohio joins us for an illuminating discussion about the role cannabis plays in treating autism symptoms.   Listen to it on PodCast or Watch the YouTube on Cannabis and Autism.     RELATED POST: How to Get a Medical Marijuana Card RELATED POST: Medical
National Dab Day What is 710? What is 710? Where did BHO come from? How did dabs take over the nation? Pot historian, David Bienenstock of Great Moments in Weed History, joins us to celebrate 710 and give us a light history lesson on the origins of this high holiday. Listen to it on PodCast or Watch the YouTube on National Dab Day.   RELATED POST: How to Make Your Cannabis Last Longer RELATED POST: How to Grow Your Cannabis Business Want to Open a Craft Grow Get Started 710 OIL What is 710? Have you seen what the…
How to Start a Legal Grow Op How to Start a Legal Grow Op How to Start a Legal Grow Op How to start a legal grow op might be the first question you ask yourself if legalization comes to your state. If you’ve ever grown your own cannabis plant at home you already know it’s not a walk in the park. Imagine taking that one plant and multiplying it by the hundreds. While this may seem like a great opportunity to cash in on the legal market, every entrepreneur needs to remind themselves that growth does come at different…
Victory for Hemp Hemp is completely legal to grow in Illinois with the proper state license. Illinois Hemp Ban Overturned in Rural Oakland The City of Oakland tried to ban hemp farming inside its city limits by claiming authority under the Illinois Municipal Code section regarding Urban Agricultural Areas. Collateral Base represented the prejudiced farmer and had the municipal ordinance tossed by an Illinois Court. Because the City of Oakland is not a home rule community Dillion’s Rule in Illinois barred the City from banning hemp due to its lack of authority.  Let’s touch on what is a “home rule”…