A Cannabis Credit Union May Offer Some Businesses Banking Relief, But It’s Not A Silver Bullet

December 17, 2014 by Cannabis Business Summit Staff

Recently, the Fourth Corner Credit Union has made headlines by promising to be the first of its kind institution to serve the cannabis industry exclusively and provide the very types of banking services businesses sorely need. We here at the Cannabis Business Summit recently caught up with Colorado’s Director of Marijuana Coordination and Cannabis Business…

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The Biggest Threat To The Cannabis Industry No One Is Talking About

December 04, 2014 by Cannabis Business Summit Staff

There are many challenges confronting the cannabis industry -- lack of banking access, unfair taxation, burdensome regulations --  but one issue that isn't getting talked about is the threat litigation poses to marijuana businesses big and small. At a recent panel titled “Preparing for the Regulatory Future of Infused Products in America,” Hilary Bricken,…

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How Cannabis-Related Businesses And Regulators Are Responding To A New Landscape

December 04, 2014 by Cannabis Business Summit Staff

In the wake of the November elections, the cannabis industry is taking stock of legalization and regulatory efforts across the U.S. There is hope of more ballot success in 2016, and in Arizona, the state legislature has found that legal marijuana could lead to as much as $48 million in new tax revenue. But there’s also the reality of a fractured regulatory…

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