Law and Ethics for Medical Marijuana Retailers

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Course Description

This program was recorded on July 20th, 2018

The current conflict between federal and state law creates unique challenges for attorneys working in states that have legalized cannabis for medicinal and/or adult-use. These states must develop their own regulatory framework and establish professional standards, all with a careful eye to federal action. This seminar addresses the approach taken by Washington state, as example, focusing specifically on how legalized cannabis has affected health care providers, patients, and the retailers.



  • Nicole Li
    Nicole Li graduated from the University of Pennsylvania Law School. She also obtained a Master of Bioethics from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, focusing on medical research ethics and health policy. The Li Law Firm serves the needs of health care providers as they interact with regulators and payors. Nicole also has a separate practice group, Northern Lights Legal Services, to assist Washington cannabis businesses. Nicole speaks frequently before health care providers and others. In recent years, Nicole has had extensive interaction with the Washington Physician Health Program (WPHP) and Washington Health Professional Services (WHPS).

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    1. Privacy
    2. Non-medical individuals handling "protected health information"
    3. Professional risks of obtaining a medical cannabis authorization
    4. Risks of state patient registries
    5. Risks of being in a state registry

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