NCBA sponsorships create visibility and give you access to the specialized community of attorneys that are leaders in the cannabis industry. Our members represent the largest brands of today and are a trusted voice to the entrepreneurs that will shape the landscape of tomorrow.

A sponsorship for an NCBA event guarantees you will meet and exchange ideas with an unprecedented level of legal professionals, CPAs, and brokers at the center of the cannabis industry, opening doors to opportunities that stem both from attorneys and those they advise.

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Content/Course Sponsorship Benefits:

  • Logo and Brand Name on rotating slide show between presentations eligible for CLE credit in select jurisdictions
  • Dissminination of marketing material
  • Recognition of sponsorship on NCBA Website and social media before and after the conference
  • Access to many of the leading legal professionals in the cannabis industry
  • Two passes to The Cannabis Law Sessions
Purchase Content Sponsorship
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Eventing Event Sponsorship Benefits:

  • Prominent name placement at The Eve in the form of sponsor-provided banners and other material
  • Dissemination of Marketing Material
  • Recognition of sponsorship on NCBA Website and social media before and after the event
  • Access to many of the leading legal professionals in a relaxed setting
  • Six passes to The Eve for your team
Purchase Evening Sponsorship
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Schedule:

May 9, 2018 9:00am - 12:30 pm

CBD: Navigating the CSA and Farm Bill
Steve Schain, (Senior Attorney, Hoban Law Group)
Colleen Keahey Lanier, (Executive Director, Hemp Industry Association (HIA))
Courtney Moran (Founding Principal, Earth Law, LLC)
Lauren Rudick (Member, Hiller PC)
Shawn Hauser (Senior Associate, Vicente Sederberg)

Ethics Essentials: Investing in Clients
Omar Figueroa (Partner, Law Offices of Omar Figueroa)
Amy McDougal (President, CLEAResources, LLC)

Passport to International Considerations
Sherri Altshuler (Partner, Aird & Berlis)
Ravi Sood (Signal 8 Limited, ICC Labs Inc., and Natural MedCo.)
Jillian Swainson (Senior Vice President and General Counsel, Aurora Cannabis Inc.)

 

 

 

 

 

May 8, 2018 12:30pm - 5:30pm

The Governance Tightrope: Balancing Rights and Responsibilities
Joe Segilia (General Counsel, Terra Tech)
Amy McDougal (President, CLEAResources, LLC)
Jack Nichols, Esq. (General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer FLRish, Inc.)
Moderated by: Kimberly Simms (Law Office of Kimberly R. Simms)

Corporate Growth: How to Take Money to Make Money
Andi B. Goldman (Principal, ABG Advisory/Equitas Partners Fund)
Valerio Romano (Partner, Vicente Sederberg)
Afzal Hasan (EVP, Corporate Development and General Counsel, CannaRoyalty) 

The Importance of Being Registered: Client Advocate or Accidental Lobbyist?
Sabrina Fendrick (Director of Government Affairs, Berkeley Patients Group)
Elizabeth Westbrook (Buchanan, Ingersoll & Rooney PC)
Scot Rutledge (Partner, Parallax Strategies, and Argentum Partners)
John M. Jennings (Harter Secrest & Emery LLP)
Moderated by Lara DeCaro (Partner, Leland, Parachini, Steinberg, Metzger & Melnick, LLP, NCBA Founding Board Member)

Cannablitz: The Lightning Round
Henry Wykowski (Partner, Wykowski & Associates)
Lara DeCaro (Partner, Leland, Parachini, Steinberg, Metzger & Melnick, LLP, NCBA Founding Board Member)

* Please note that, while donations to NCBA are not tax deductible as a charitable contribution, they may be eligible for deduction as a normal business expense if it is an ordinary and necessary cost of doing business (such as an advertisement expense).