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Author - Howard Cohn

Cannabis Patents – Do You Need One?

As entrepreneurs and creators, we are forever striving to cultivate the ever-elusive quality of ingenuity.  Indeed, it would not be hyperbolic to suggest that this intangible force is truly the lifeblood of any successful business and the cannabis...

Cannabis Patents – Can You Protect a Strain?

So you think your cannabis strain is unique, special and you want to protect it. Well, can you?  Can you really protect a plant? Should cannabis breeders even be able to protect a plant?  Clearly, the policy questions here are just as important as...

Cannabis Seeds in Australia

Legality of Cannabis Seeds in Australia

In Australia, cannabis is legal for medical purposes only.  As a corollary, it is not legal for recreational purposes and depending on the state/province one finds oneself in when caught with the plant, the penalties for cultivation/possession will...

The Legality of Cannabis Seeds in Canada

This blog post is for informational purposes only. Nothing in this post should be construed as legal advice. In Canada, marijuana remains a Schedule II drug under the Controlled Drug and Substances Act and possessing and trafficking cannabis for non...