WEBINAR: Medical Cannabis in Pennsylvania

Noon-1pm EST
9am-10am PST

FREE for Lifetime and Sustaining Members
$25 for Annual Members
$50 for Non-Members
(email cle@canbar.org to request discount codes)

This webinar will address the newly enacted medical marijuana laws in Pennsylvania and will provide details on regulations being promulgated by Pennsylvania's Department of Health for growers/processors and dispensaries.  This one hour course will provide a discussion of the content of those regulations, as well as ethical considerations as we explore the nuts and bolts of representing medical marijuana organizations in Pennsylvania.

To register for this event, please use this link

Introduction to the Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Act

·         Powers Granted to Pennsylvania Department of Health

·         What Medical Conditions Qualify?

·         Physician and Patient Requirements

·         Advisory Board

·         Licensing

Growers/Processors and Dispensary Regulations

·         Regulations

·         Permit Application Requirements

·         Compliance

Ethical Implications

·         Federal Implications

·         Amended Rules of Professional Conduct - Rule 1.2(e)

·         Ethically Representing Medical Marijuana Clients and Third Parties Doing Business with the Medical Marijuana Industry

About the presenter:

Cátia Kossovsky is a member of Tucker Arensberg’s Business and Finance Group and assists clients in growing their business through capital investments. She focuses her practice in the areas of securities, corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, private equity, venture capital financing, commercial finance, investment management and medical marijuana law. She also advises clients on governance, disclosure, and compliance in those areas.

Prior to joining the firm, Cátia practiced at several large multinational and national law firms and was in-house counsel to a Private Equity Firm. She represents entrepreneurs, private equity, venture capital and hedge fund clients, financial institutions and general corporate clients. Cátia has international experience working with Latin American companies in Brazil, Argentina and Mexico and is fluent in Brazilian Portuguese, English and Spanish. 

Cátia holds a J.D. from St. John’s University School of Law and a B.B.A. from Baruch College. She is licensed to practice law in Pennsylvania, New York and New Jersey. Cátia is avidly involved in the Pittsburgh community as part of various associations and committees and sits on the board of a local community newspaper. 

You can read more about Cátia here or reach her directly at 412.594.3937 or at ckossovsky@tuckerlaw.com.