Intellectual property can and should be approached with a strategic focus on where you are, what you are creating and investing in currently, and the direction in which you see your company moving in the future.
This holistic evaluation and planning is not unique to the cannabis industry, but the current regulatory and legal concerns facing this industry are quite unique. Identifying this industry’s specific historical challenges may help you better understand this complicated legal topic and the most effective path forward.
In the June and July 2017 issues of Cannabis Business Times, Dr. Lindsay Moore of KLM Inc. penned a two-part series addressing considerations for cannabis business owners looking to capitalize on the intellectual property (IP) surrounding the culture and branding they create and nurture with their companies. Here, we provide further context for companies navigating this difficult and evolving task.
As IP attorneys,