In The Press April 03, 2020

Will COVID-19 Transform The Cannabis Industry? (Law360)

Prior to 1996, cannabis was illegal under both federal and state law throughout the United States. While cannabis remains illegal under federal law today, 11 states and the District of Columbia have legalized cannabis for both medicinal and adult recreational purposes. Goodwin’s Brett Schuman, Nicholas Costanza, Daniel Mello, and Jacob Raver, all members of the firm’s Cannabis practice, discuss altered rules regarding home delivery and curbside pickup, and consider the potential long-term implications of today’s emergency rules amid the spread of the coronavirus throughout the United States. Read the by-line in Law360 here.