When it comes to many perfectly legal substances, objects and activities, do you know where permissible actions end and impermissible actions begin? Don't be caught unprepared when you - or your clients - have questions that demand immediate answers. In this comprehensive guide, you'll receive an overview and recognize the boundaries between lawful and unlawful activities concerning firearms, alcoholic beverages, marijuana and more. You'll take away valuable information you can use to ensure things don't border on the illegal - order today!
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BENJAMIN L. BUNKER is the owner and founder of The Bunker Law Group, PLLC, in Las Vegas, Nevada, where he has been a lawyer for Nevada clients in a variety of civil litigation and transactional areas, including personal injury, premises liability, products liability, construction defect, business litigation, intellectual property, business formation, surety defense and professional liability. He also practices in the area of Nevada NFA firearms trusts and firearms law. As the owner and operator of his own small business law firm that caters to small businesses and micro-businesses in the Las Vegas area, Mr. Bunker writes for the Las Vegas, Nevada Small Business Legal Blog. Mr. Bunker is a veteran trial attorney and has represented clients in both state and federal courts in Nevada. He is licensed in the state of Nevada, and is also admitted to practice in the U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada and the Federal 9th Circuit Court of Appeals. He earned his B.A. degree from Brigham Young University and his J.D. degree from Loyola Law School.
JEFFREY GARD is a Colorado attorney with Gard Law Firm, LLC, specializing in marijuana law. He represents numerous patients, doctors and marijuana businesses throughout the state of Colorado, and has advised people from all over the country. Mr. Gard advises both state and local governments in their development of medical marijuana business regulations. He is widely considered one of Colorado's leading marijuana attorneys. Since the passage of Amendment 64, which legalized adult possession and cultivation of marijuana in Colorado, Mr. Gard has been working with state and local officials in developing regulations for the retail marijuana industry, and was appointed by the state to participate in the rule-making progress. Over the last year, he has been working with the U.S. Congress to assist with an analysis of the Federal Code to determine the various areas which are impacted by the state marijuana laws in hopes of reconciling state and federal law in the near future. Mr. Gard now shares his knowledge and experience with other attorneys and has given several CLE lectures on various aspects of marijuana law. By way of background, he is a Colorado native and a cum laude philosophy graduate from the University of Colorado, where he also was elected Phi Beta Kappa. While attending the law school, Mr. Gard won the William De Souchet Award for best individual performance in trial advocacy, and won a multi-state moot court competition during his first year of law school. After graduation, he accepted a position with a respected litigation firm in Boulder, Colorado, and later formed his own firm in downtown Boulder, Colorado.
GARY K. LULOFF is a partner with Chestnut Cambronne PA, and specializes in the areas of civil litigation, class action litigation, and government representation. Mr. Luloff has represented clients in criminal and civil courts around the state, before the Minnesota Court of Appeals and, through amicus curiae briefs, before the Minnesota Supreme Court. He is also admitted to practice in the United States District Court for the District of Minnesota. Mr. Luloff also served for six years as an investigator on the Second District Ethics Committee, and has been named a Rising Star each year since 2013. He received a B.A. degree from Carleton College and a J.D. degree from William Mitchell College of Law.
JEFFREY C. O'BRIEN is a partner with Chestnut Cambronne PA and serves as general counsel to a wide variety of small and closely held businesses, as well as real estate investors and developers. He has significant experience working with craft breweries, distilleries, and wineries on an array of issues, including entity formation, financing, real estate matters, intellectual property protection, operational issues, and distribution contracts. Mr. O'Brien's clients also include real estate agents, developers and investors, community banks, title companies, restaurant operators, manufacturing companies, franchised businesses, retired professional athletes, financial advisors, insurance agents, and consulting businesses. He is certified as a real property law specialist by the Minnesota State Bar Association. A frequent lecturer and writer, Mr. O’Brien has presented and written articles on a variety of business and real estate topics. He is a regular guest on several radio shows and podcasts. Mr. O’Brien has been listed as a Minnesota Super Lawyer every year since 2013. Previously, he had been named a Rising Star by Minnesota Super Lawyers every year since 2008, a designation reserved for only 2.5 percent of all attorneys in Minnesota. Mr. O'Brien was named as one of the 40 Under Forty in 2014 by the Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal. He received a B.S. degree, cum laude, from the University of St. Thomas; and a J.D. degree, cum laude, from William Mitchell College of Law.