5 Key Issues Raised In Most CBD Product Class Actions – Law360

Law360 (January 16, 2020, 5:04 PM EST) — As popular as cannabis has become as a recreational and medicinal agent, that popularity and the nascent nature of the cannabis industry have created a difficult scenario whereby manufacturers and sellers of these products are being sued with increasing frequency. Without a doubt, the legal and regulatory landscape for cannabis is complex.

Several dozen states have legalized marijuana for medicinal and/or recreational purposes, but marijuana remains a Schedule I drug at the federal level. The Agricultural Improvement Act of 2018 (more commonly known as the 2018 Farm Bill) removed hemp (defined as cannabis products containing less than 0.3% THC on a…

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