Wait for the Ruling

By | The Contingency | July 27, 2015
Wait for the Ruling

Thirty years ago, when I showed a busy plaintiffs’ lawyer a new Fifth Circuit decision, he groaned. The court of appeals’ decision took way too much space — more than a page — to explain a very basic idea, he groaned.

Marijuana Advertising: You Can’t Do That On TV

By | Canna Law Blog ™ | July 26, 2015
Marijuana Advertising: You Can’t Do That On TV

The first television commercial for a cannabis product was scheduled to air on Denver-based ABC affiliate KMGH this month but the network’s owner, E.W. Scripps Company, pulled it at the last-minute, citing “concerns about the lack of clarity around federal regulations that govern broadcast involving such ads.”