The legalization of cannabis will come into effect in just under 2 weeks, and a number of new legal issues are sure to surface.
Explore the implications of legislative changes relating to the legalization of cannabis. Discuss Alberta’s cannabis regulatory system, the commercialization of cannabis, how legalization affects employment and real estate law, and the public health approach to legalization.
Join program chair, Alexis Moulton (McLennan Ross LLP), and faculty for this informative, interactive program. Topics include:
- Alberta’s Cannabis Regulatory System
Dave Berry (Vice President Regulatory Services, Alberta Gaming, Liquor and Cannabis Commission)
- Cannabis: Challenges in Multi-Unit Housing
Heidi Besuijen (Reynolds Mirth Richards & Farmer LLP)
Annie Murphy (Senior Manager, Strategy, Ernst and Young)
- Employment Law Update
Dan Bokenfohr (McLennan Ross LLP) & Maurice Dransfeld (McLennan Ross LLP)
- What is a Public Health Approach to Legalization of Cannabis?
Dr. Brent T. Friesen (Lead Medical Officer, Alberta Health Services) & Dr. Chris Sikora (Lead Medical Officer, Alberta Health Services)
- Municipal Regulatory Roles in Cannabis Legalization
Shannon Belvedere (City of Calgary, Law Department) & TBD
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