The Cannabis Cultivar Conundrum

The Cannabis Law Section presents

The Cannabis Cultivar Conundrum

Best Practices to Document and Protect Cannabis Genetics

Date Thursday, September 9, 2021
Program 3:00 - 4:15 p.m.
MCLE 1 Hour

Speaker

   
Dale C. Hunt, PhD, JD
Founder & Senior Attorney
Plant & Planet Law Firm
 

   
Ashleigh Nickerson
Farella Braun + Martel
 


   
Joseph Haggard
Emerald Spirit Botanicals 
 


Moderator

   
 Jeffrey Hamilton
Farella Braun + Martel
   

This program is intended to be a general introduction to best practices for documenting and protecting plant breeders’ intellectual property rights in their unique cultivars. We’ll introduce the concept of plant patents and other available intellectual property protections, and draw comparisons between the cannabis industry and other agricultural industries.

Topics

  • Plant Patents
  • Plant Variety Protection
  • Utility Patents
  • Herbarium Registration

Section Chair

Lara DeCaro, Leland, Parachini, Steinberg, Matzger & Melnick


Event Code: G212404

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When
9/9/2021 3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
Where
Online only CA
 

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