Brad's Musings

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Cannabis Act Falls Short and Leaves Too Many Questions

Cannabis Act Falls Short and Leaves Too Many Questions

Cannabis Act Focuses on Health and Safety Over Building Commercial Framework The Canadian government tabled their long-awaited Cannabis Act on Thursday. It’s no accident that they announced this on the second-best day in the calendar to bury a news story. While watching the news conference the discomfort with this file inside the liberal government wasRead more about Cannabis Act Falls Short and Leaves Too Many Questions[…]

Cannabis Branding Opportunities Vital for Canadian Cannabis Companies

Cannabis Branding Opportunities Vital for Canadian Cannabis Companies

Liberals Can’t See that Cannabis Branding Is Key to their Goals All indications are that the Canadian federal government’s approach to the cannabis business won’t offer nearly the cannabis branding opportunities many hope for. No doubt a blow to the big Licensed Producers (LP’s), this is even more vexing to the budding (pun totally intended!) but less well-fundedRead more about Cannabis Branding Opportunities Vital for Canadian Cannabis Companies[…]

I give an A- to the Task Force on Cannabis Legalization and Regulation

I give an A- to the Task Force on Cannabis Legalization and Regulation

Task Force on Cannabis Got it Mostly Right Last week’s release of the report by the Canadian government’s Task Force on Cannabis Legalization and Regulation largely took a public health approach, which is appropriate given both the initial terms of reference and the evidence they gathered throughout the process. It was heartening to see the governmentRead more about I give an A- to the Task Force on Cannabis Legalization and Regulation[…]