New Ethics Guidelines for Advising Cannabis Clients

Presented by the Cannabis Law Section

What Could Go Wrong?

Navigating the New Ethics Guidelines for Advising Cannabis Clients

Date Wednesday, July 15, 2020
Program 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. 
MCLE 1 Hour in Legal Ethics


Omar Figueroa
Director, National Cannabis Industry Association
Director, California Cannabis Tourism Association
Lifetime Member, NORML Legal Committee
Founding Lifetime Member & Director emeritus, International Cannabis Bar Association
Founder, Lux Law Publishing
Author, California Cannabis Law and Regulations 2020
Partner, Law Offices of Omar Figueroa


Lara DeCaro
Leland, Parachini, Steinberg, Matzger & Melnick, LLP
Founding Director, former Executive Officer and current Advisory Board Member, International Cannabis Bar Association
Founder and Executive Committee Member, BASF Cannabis Law Section
Partner, Leland, Parachini, Steinberg, Matzger & Melnick LLP


Changes and Developments all Attorneys should understand:

  • Considerations in Representing a Cannabis Business
  • Required Disclosures
  • Taking Equity in a Cannabis Business
  • State Bar Standing Committee on Professional Responsibility and Conduct Formal Opinion No. 2020-202 & Regulation and Discipline Committee Hearing Process

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Event Code: G202403


 Free BASF Law Student
 $35 Section Member
 $45 BASF Member
 $65 Nonmember


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Special Requests 
People with disabilities should contact BASF regarding reasonable accommodations.
7/15/2020 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Zoom Online only, CA

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