Burns & Levinson Hosts Fifth Annual State of the Cannabis Industry Conference on September 28, 2021
BOSTON, August 31, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Burns & Levinson will host its fifth annual State of the Cannabis Industry conference, which will focus on critical issues in the multi-billion dollar cannabis industry, the September 28, 2021, of 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. ET. The conference will be held in person at Westin Waltham Boston, and all participants, speakers and staff must provide proof of vaccination. A live streaming option will also be available.
The conference will include an interview with the Commissioner Steven hoffmann, Chairman of the Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission, in an exclusive question-and-answer session with Frank A. Segall, Founder and Chairman of the Cannabis Business & Law Advisory Group at Burns & Levinson. Expert panels and question-and-answer sessions will address a wide range of issues impacting the cannabis industry, including regulatory and legislative issues, capital markets, mergers and acquisitions and investments, strategies and e-commerce opportunities, and market trends and developments.
“When we launched our conference five years ago, it was the first event of its kind with a special focus on showcasing pioneers in the cannabis industry and sharing their experiences and expertise with our audience. It has since grown to attract industry leaders from all segments of the cannabis industry, including the major sources of capital market that help fuel its growth. The conference has developed into a forum and a premier networking event, and we are delighted and honored to be viewed by our industry peers as one of the nation’s leading companies at the forefront of what is to come, ” said Segall.
“We love bringing people together at this conference to make connections, develop partnerships and learn from their peers and industry leaders. We especially look forward to meeting safely in person, having all been virtual l ‘last year, “added Scott Moskol, who founded and chairs Burns & Levinson’s Cannabis Law and Business Advisory Group with Segall.
Current conference sponsors are: CohnReznick, HUB International, Cannabis Co-Op Fund LP, KreditForce, KindTap, Opus Consulting, Douglas Wash and disinfection systems, Emerald Media Group, Needham Bank, AdaptiveHR, Agrify, Elevate Northeast, FlowerHire, Lighthouse Biz Solutions, LLC, and Young America Capital.
Burns & Levinson was the first major Boston business law firm to develop a cannabis-related business practice and has been advising cannabis companies, entrepreneurs and investors across the country for nearly a decade. The company has unparalleled experience in starting a business and structuring a business in the field of cannabis and hemp / CBD, private placements, venture capital, mergers and acquisitions, securities, issues banking, fund formation, debt and equity financing, restructuring and turnarounds, real estate acquisitions and leasing, intellectual property protection, 280E taxation issues and cannabis litigation.
The company is well known for its role in the cannabis banking industry and has worked with several financial institutions to establish a framework that allows them to accept deposits derived from cannabis. Burns & Levinson is currently working with regulated financial institutions and unregulated private funds to set up one-of-a-kind cannabis loan programs. The firm is also among the best law firms in the country when it comes to mergers and acquisitions and corporate transactions and high-profile financing in the private and public markets of the cannabis market.
About Burns & Levinson LLP
At Burns & Levinson, we provide high caliber, client-centric and results-oriented legal services to our regional, national and international clients. We are a full service law firm with over 125 lawyers in Boston, Providence and London. Our areas of expertise include: business / finance, commercial litigation, cannabis, divorce / family law, venture capital / emerging companies, employment, estate planning, government investigations, intellectual property, mergers and acquisitions / private equity, litigation in probate / trust and real estate. We partner with our clients to resolve their professional and personal legal issues in a collaborative, creative and cost-effective manner. For more information, visit Burns & Levinson at www.burnslev.com. Our blog on the cannabis industry can be found at www.cannabusinessadvisory.com.
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