U.S. District Court Dismisses TCPA Lawsuit Against Eaze, Upholding the Ability of Legal Cannabis Industry to Enter Binding Contracts

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Eaze Technologies, Inc. today announced that it obtained a complete dismissal of Williams v. Eaze, Inc., a putative nationwide class action lawsuit brought under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (“TCPA”), by successfully enforcing the arbitration agreement in its Terms of Service. In her lawsuit, Plaintiff Farrah Williams, attempted to circumvent the arbitration agreement…

Columbia Care Announces Voluntary Lock-Up Extension Amendments with Company Founders, Board Members and Leadership Team

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Columbia Care Inc. (NEO: CCHW) (OTCQX: CCHWF) (FSE: 3LP) (“Columbia Care” or the “Company”), one of the largest fully integrated operators in the global medical cannabis industry with licenses across the US and EU, today announced that the Company founders, the entire executive leadership team, the members of its Board of Directors, certain…

BevCanna Announces Exclusive Joint Venture and Manufacturing Agreement with Bloom

VANCOUVER, British Columbia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Emerging leader in infused cannabis beverages, BevCanna Enterprises Inc. (CSE:BEV, Q:BVNNF, FSE:7BC) (“BevCanna” or the “Company”) announced today that it has entered into a non-binding letter of intent (the “LOI”) dated October 15, 2019 to partner with high-profile cannabis operator company, Capna Intellectual, Inc. (“Capna”), to bring its leading multi-state cannabis vape…

Abacus Health Products Successfully Obtains DTC Eligibility for its Subordinate Voting Shares

WOONSOCKET, R.I. & TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Abacus Health Products, Inc. (CSE: ABCS, OTCQX: ABAHF) (“Abacus” or the “Company”) today announced that it has received approval from the Depository Trust Company (“DTC”) to make the Company’s subordinate voting shares eligible to be electronically cleared and settled through DTC (“DTC Eligibility”). DTC Eligibility makes Abacus’ subordinate voting shares accessible…

cbdMD, Inc. Announces Timing of Regular Monthly Dividend for November 2019 for 8.0% Series A Cumulative Convertible Preferred Stock

CHARLOTTE, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–cbdMD, Inc. (NYSE American: YCBD), a nationally recognized consumer cannabidiol (CBD) brand, today announced the timing for the payment of its declared regular monthly dividend of $0.0667 per share of its 8.0% Series A Cumulative Convertible Preferred Stock (NYSE American: YCBD PR A) for November 2019. The dividend will be payable on November…

Cresco Labs and Origin House Announce Expiration of HSR Waiting Period

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cresco Labs Inc. (“Cresco Labs” or the “Company” – CSE: CL, OTCQX: CRLBF) and CannaRoyalty Corp. d/b/a Origin House (“Origin House” – CSE: OH, OTCQX: ORHOF) are pleased to announce today that the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended (“HSR Act”), has expired with respect to the proposed…

Innovative Industrial Properties Acquires Illinois Properties and Enters Into Long-Term Leases with Cresco Labs

SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Innovative Industrial Properties, Inc. (IIP), the first and only real estate company on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: IIPR) focused on the regulated U.S. cannabis industry, announced today that it closed on the acquisitions of two properties in Joliet and Kankakee, Illinois, which comprise approximately 90,000 square feet of industrial space in…

First-hand Witnesses Recount Role Weed Played During Monumental Era of LGBTQ History, Global Health, American Politics & Culture

IRVINE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–There was little certainty about anything related to the disease when the AIDS pandemic reached full swing in the late 1980s and early 1990s. But death soon after a diagnosis was universally considered a sure thing. Except for some. Seemingly without explanation, thousands of individuals diagnosed in the early days of AIDS have…

2019 Rules & Regulations for the Import/Export of Hemp, CBD and CBD E-Liquids – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “A Guide For The EU: Import, Export, Hemp and CBD E-Liquids” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. This essential duo of reports provides a breakdown of EU regulations which influences legislations within its 28 member states. CBD for vaping is not as straightforward as one might imagine, despite there being vaping product…

Cancer Cachexia Therapeutics Market – Combination of Multiple Medical and Nutritional Therapeutic Interventions to Boost Growth Through 2019-2023 | Technavio

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–According to a recent Technavio report, the cancer cachexia therapeutics market is expected to grow by USD 568.85 million during 2019-2023. Growth in the cancer cachexia therapeutics market can be attributed to many segments, one of which is the product segment comprising of corticosteroids, progestogens, combination therapies, and other therapeutics. Industry participants are focusing…

Ecosorb CNB 100: Clear-cut Cannabis Odor Control

PALATINE, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Class-leading Ecosorb® natural industrial odor solutions from OMI Industries, which have worked to neutralize industrial odors globally for nearly 30 years, are now available to the cannabis growing and cultivation market with Ecosorb CNB 100, a plant-based odor remover designed specifically for the control of cannabis plant odors. Building on a proven chemistry,…

Innovative Cannabis Tech Company BRN Group Launches with Specialized Focus on Distribution and Branding

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today the founders of Green Growth Brands announced the launch of BRN Group, with former president of Combs Enterprises, Dia Simms, as CEO. A first of its kind, global brand management company, BRN Group will focus on building and managing cannabis brands, developing interactive and personalized e-commerce experiences, and providing relevant learning to…