Wyndham Garden Ann Arbor
2900 Jackson Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48103
Behavioral Ethics: 1.00
Business Law: 5.00
Course book included with all formats
Learn How to Effectively Own and Operate a Marijuana Business
The legalization of marijuana has created a multitude of business opportunities, but it has also created many questions and uncertainties for attorneys advising businesses. With so much legal grey area it gets hard to define many aspects of how to actually run the business. In this full-day program, expert attorney and accountant faculty will equip you with the essential skills you need to effectively (and legally) run a marijuana business. Don't miss out on this vital marijuana business operations course - register today!
This intermediate level seminar provides practical information on marijuana law for:
including - Behavioral Ethics: 1.00 Taxes: 1.00 Business Law: 5.00
NBI, Inc. is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org. This program is designed to qualify for 7.0 hours (based on 50 minute credit hour) of continuing professional education credit for accountants. For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaint, refund and program cancellation, please contact our offices at (800) 930-6182.
This is an Intermediate level program presented in a group internet-based setting. Accountants should have a basic understanding of the ownership and operation of a marijuana business. Upon completion of this course, attendee will be able to: 1. State two marijuana business regulations. 2. Identify two possible ways a cannabusiness can obtain financing. 3. State how to hire for marijuana businesses. 4. State the legal restrictions for marijuana labels. 5. Identify two strategies cannabusinesses can use to overcome taxation difficulties. 6. State two tips for handling top marijuana operating issues. 7. State two zoning requirements. 8. Identify a possible conflict of interest attorneys face when advising marijuana businesses. Field(s) of Study -- Behavioral Ethics; Taxes; Business Law.
CHRISTOPHER J. FALKOWSKI founded the law firm of Falkowski PLLC, in 2005. He is a former computer programmer for a publicly traded global IT services company and is registered to represent clients seeking patent protection at the USPTO. Mr. Falkowski practices primarily in the areas of intellectual property and technology-related business transactions. As a solo practitioner, he works with a wide variety of different technologies and in a wide variety of business contexts. Mr. Falkowski’s clients range from large publicly traded automotive companies addressing the impact of open source software embedded into automotive components to startup entrepreneurs looking to procure valuable patents, trademarks, and other intellectual property rights. He is a frequent author and speaker on information technology legal and intellectual property issues. Mr. Falkowski earned his B.S. degree from Northwestern University and J.D. degree from the University of Michigan Law School.
BRIAN P. FENECH is the sole practitioner with The Law Office of Brian P. Fenech, PLLC, where he has been aggressively representing client’s rights in the Ann Arbor and Metro Detroit area for over 10 years. Mr. Fenech practices in the areas of drunk driving, controlled substance charges, minor in possession of alcohol, medical marijuana, driver’s license restoration, and criminal record expungement. He is a member of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML). Mr. Fenech is admitted to practice in Michigan. He earned his B.A. degree from the University of Michigan at Dearborn and J.D. degree from the Western Michigan Thomas M. Cooley Law School in Lansing.
JAY A. KENNEDY is a partner in the law firm of Warner Norcross + Judd LLP. His primary practice areas include corporate tax planning, including structuring of mergers and acquisitions, exempt organization qualification and planning, estate planning, and individual income tax planning. Mr. Kennedy has extensive experience with federal low income housing tax credit projects through his work with a leading Michigan affordable housing charitable organization. He is a former chairperson of the Metropolitan Detroit Bar Association's Taxation Committee, and a former chairperson of the State Bar of Michigan's Taxation Section. Mr. Kennedy has written many articles on tax-related subjects for the Michigan Tax Lawyer and other publications, and has been an instructor for several tax seminars, including National Business Institute, Michigan Institute of Continuing Legal Education's After-hours Tax Law Series, and the Taxation Section's Summer Tax Conference. He is a certified public accountant. Mr. Kennedy earned his B.B.A. degree from the University of Michigan and J.D. degree from the University of Michigan.
WILLIAM C. LENTINE is a partner with Warner Norcross + Judd LLP, where his practice areas include business and corporate services, tax, trusts and estates, tax planning, and funds and investment services. Mr. Lentine is admitted to practice in Michigan and before the U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit; U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan; and the U.S. Tax Court. He is a member of the State Bar of Michigan. Mr. Lentine earned his B.A. degree from Michigan State University and J.D. degree, magna cum laude, from Michigan State University College of Law.
GREGORY M. MEIHN is a partner in the Detroit office of Foley & Mansfield. Mr. Meihn focuses his transactional and litigation practice in the core areas of employment and school law. He also has an active construction law practice. Mr. Meihn represents and consults with insurance companies, cities, townships, municipalities, schools, and employers on employment and labor issues, including but not limited to discipline, harassment, terminations, unions, discrimination, unemployment, employment hiring practices, non-competition agreement, and issues involving Michigan's Elliott Larsen Civil Rights Act, Title VII, ADEA, ADA, and related statutes. He earned his B.B. degree from Eastern Michigan University, his J.D. degree from the University of Toledo Law School, and his M.S. degree from Michigan State University. Mr. Meihn is a member of the American Association of Trial Lawyers, the American Bar Association, the American Inns of Court-Flint Chapter, the Genesee County Bar Association, the Michigan Defense Trial Association, the Michigan Nature Association, the Michigan Professional Ethics Committee, and the State Bar of Michigan.
KENNETH B. MORGAN is a sole practitioner with Kenneth B. Morgan, P.C., where his practice focuses on complex commercial litigation involving real estate, commercial financing, and licensing and franchise disputes. He is admitted to practice in Michigan, and in federal courts throughout the United States, including the United States Supreme Court; United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth & Ninth circuits; the Eastern District of Michigan and Western District of Michigan; the Northern District of Ohio; and the Northern District of Indiana. In addition, he has been admitted to practice in cases in California, Florida, Nevada, and New York. Mr. Morgan also has served as a court-appointed receiver and special mediator regarding corporate and intellectual property disputes. He is a former member of the State Bar of Michigan's Litigation Section Council, and currently serves as a representative for the Sixth Judicial Circuit (Oakland County) on Representative Assembly. Mr. Morgan earned his A.B. degree from the University of Michigan, followed by earning his J.D. degree from University of Detroit Mercy School of Law.
NEAL NUSHOLTZ is the owner of Neal Nusholtz, PLLC, where his areas of practice include tax, probate, estate administration, trusts, business formations, and marijuana law. Mr. Nusholtz is admitted to practice in Michigan and before the United States District Court for the Eastern and Western districts of Michigan, the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, and the Michigan Tax Tribunal. He is a member of the State Bar of Michigan (Probate Section, Tax Section, Business Section, and Probate Council). Mr. Nusholtz earned his B.A. degree from Overland College and J.D. degree from Western Michigan University Cooley Law School. He has been a Best Lawyer in America from 2013-2019 in the fields of trusts and estates. Mr. Nusholtz has had articles on the law published in Michigan and national publications. He is also a past recipient of the Corp! Magazine's One of the Top Ten Business Attorneys in Southeastern Michigan.
SCOTT F. ROBERTS is the managing member of Scott F. Roberts Law, PLC, a Detroit-based business law firm where he practices business and real estate law for cannabis businesses. Mr. Roberts has spent his entire career representing businesses and helping them comply with municipal, local and state regulations. He is admitted to practice in Michigan. Mr. Roberts is a member of the State Bar of Michigan (Business Law and Marijuana Law sections). He earned his B.A. degree from Washington University at St. Louis and J.D. degree, with high honors, from the University of Miami School of Law. Mr. Roberts is also a frequent speaker on marijuana law.
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