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Court Smacks Down Plaintiff’s “But Mom Everyone Else Is Doing It” Public Policy Argument To Void Illegal Exclusions Provisions
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • November 22 2016

A Court ruled that under the Affordable Care Act, an ERISA governed plan exclusion cannot unequivocally bar emergency medical care related to injuries


Bad JuJu: No Federal Trademark Protection for Marks Covering Marijuana Vaporizers
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • November 22 2016

The Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (“TTAB” or the “Board”) recently affirmed two refusals to register trademarks: 1) an intent-to-use trademark


Tuberculosis liability issues in the workplace?
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • March 7 2013

Tuberculosis is once again raising its proverbial head -- now this disease may require employer responses under several state and federal laws


Racial Diversity in the Spotlight for Cannabis Industry
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • November 29 2016

The Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission announced yesterday that it will hire a diversity consultant to examine what steps it could take to improve


The Week in Weed: November 25, 2016
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • November 24 2016

Welcome back to The Week in Weed, your Friday look at what’s happening in the world of legalized marijuana. Colorado Ruling Barring Pot Use In Denver


November Surprise? NYSE Approves Industrial Innovative Properties’ Listing Application
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • November 17 2016

As we reported last month, on October 17, 2016, Innovative Industrial Properties, Inc., a real estate investment trust (colloquially, a REIT


Recreational Marijuana Use Becomes Legal in Massachusetts: Questions and Answers for Dazed and Confused Employers
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • November 14 2016

Massachusetts has voted to legalize the recreational use of marijuana. For employers that want to maintain drug-free workplaces, the new marijuana law


A buyer’s guide for preparing a closing checklist in a skilled nursing home property acquisition
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • June 16 2014

Below you will find a general checklist to help guide those who are planning to purchase, finance or develop a property on which a skilled nursing


Marijuana Trademark Registration Strategies - July 2016 Update
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • July 27 2016

Earlier this month, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office's Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB) issued a decision that presents relevant


Lawyers Beware: Navigating the Legal Ethics of Counseling or Participating in the Marijuana Industry
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • October 4 2016

As state laws regarding medical and recreational marijuana evolve, lawyers face a variety of ethical issues relating both to counseling clients in