3:15 PM - 4:00 PM
The cannabis industry is changing at the speed at light. With new states getting on the cannabis bandwagon every year and with every state doing this industry in their own unique way, there is one thing we can count on -- nothing will remain the same. What does this mean for those that have found a safe place of recognition and for those just getting acquainted? What can we expect over the next several years from a state and federal perspective and how will this all impact your real estate business?
Attendees will have spent the day understanding Colorado's past and present real estate challenges when providing space for the cannabis industry. Now they will have the final critical component: insight into the future.
Sean T. McAllister, McAllister Garfield
Sean T. McAllister is one of the nation’s leading cannabis business attorneys, licensed to practice law in both Colorado and California. Sean’s legal work focuses on the complex interplay between corporate law and state cannabis regulatory structures and federal law. Sean is an experienced attorney who helps his clients make important decisions when launching and operating their businesses.
In addition, Sean is an experienced litigator, having tried approximately 40 cases to a judge or jury. Sean has represented numerous business owners in civil litigation revolving around ownership disputes, breach of contract, employment law disputes, and other disputes. Sean defended and successfully resolved the nation’s first product liability lawsuit against a cannabis manufacturer. In addition, Sean has sued regulators over enforcement actions, litigated pesticide standards for cannabis grows at the state and local level, and negotiated settlements for some of the most serious cannabis rules violations. He has litigated local bans on cannabis dispensaries and sued several cities and counties for the implementation of the cannabis laws.