IP and Advertising Basics for Cannabis Companies

Best Practices and Guidelines




July 24, 2019 12:30PM–1:30PM


Business is booming for cannabis ventures, but the legal landscape for related intellectual property protection and product advertising is rife with complications that demand special consideration, and companies should be paying attention to these issues out of the gate.

Foley Hoag will present a 60-minute webinar on Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at 12:30 pm EDT, covering a range of topics related to cannabis IP protection and promotion, including:

  • Maximizing trademark rights at the federal and state level
  • Leveraging copyright as secondary protection for brands
  • Cannabis patent basics and strategies
  • Advertising best practices and what not to say
  • FDA regulation of cannabis and cannabis-derived products
  • CBD, hemp, and the 2018 Farm Bill
  • Multi-state regulatory regimes as complicating factors

Foley Hoag Speakers