Medical Marijuana Insurance

Understanding Medical Cannabis and Health Insurance in Canada

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Medical marijuana has been legal in Canada for 17 years, and yet, most insurers still don’t cover it. Thankfully, the industry is starting to re-evaluate their stance. Here’s the latest on the state of medical cannabis and health insurance in Canada. Current Laws Regarding Medical Cannabis Medical marijuana was legalized in 2001 under the Marihuana … Read moreUnderstanding Medical Cannabis and Health Insurance in Canada

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Hiring is on the Rise in the Cannabis Industry – What Investors Need to Know

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The cannabis industry is booming, and it shows no signs of slowing down. The legalization of recreational marijuana, which is set to take effect on October 17th, has many in the industry looking for new employees. Jobs are located across the country and for a variety of different tasks. Previously, Canadian cannabis industry jobs centered … Read moreHiring is on the Rise in the Cannabis Industry – What Investors Need to Know

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What Canada Can Learn About Legalizing Recreational Marijuana

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Within a few short months, recreational marijuana will be legal in Canada after the Senate passed the historic Bill C-45 (known as the Cannabis Act) on June 19, 2018. Canada is the second nation in the world to establish a nationwide marijuana marketplace. The industry will officially open on October 17, 2018. In 2013, Uruguay … Read moreWhat Canada Can Learn About Legalizing Recreational Marijuana

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How Can Canadian Cannabis Companies Generate Demand for Medical Cannabis?

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While Canada has had legal medical cannabis since 2001, for some, there is still a stigma surrounding the idea of cannabis as medicine. After decades of prohibition and misinformation surrounding cannabis, it is no surprise that some people may be reluctant to explore it as a treatment option. How, then, can Canadian cannabis companies encourage … Read moreHow Can Canadian Cannabis Companies Generate Demand for Medical Cannabis?

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Recreational Cannabis Legalized in Canada — Now What?

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Cannabis enthusiasts and Canadian cannabis companies alike are heralding the legalization of recreational cannabis in Canada this month. At the same time, it leaves some people wondering what will happen to the medical cannabis market. The Cannabis Act: Passed June 18, 2018 This month, Canada became the second nation in the world to legalize recreational … Read moreRecreational Cannabis Legalized in Canada — Now What?

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Canadians Brace for Cultural Changes as Marijuana Becomes Legal

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For one of Canada’s largest legal cannabis companies, the vote in Parliament this week to legalize recreational marijuana use represents a broad opportunity to develop new products, including marijuana infused drinks. The hope, said Adam Greenblatt, a manager with the company, Canopy Growth, “is that in five years time people will be drinking cannabis drinks … Read moreCanadians Brace for Cultural Changes as Marijuana Becomes Legal

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Canada’s Cannabis Law Enforcement Spending is Good News for Dispensaries

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As the first G7 nation to legalize medical marijuana, the world is watching Canada. Providing access to medical cannabis was a great first step for the country and with the legalization of recreational cannabis close at hand, the government is rightly stepping up its enforcement of cannabis laws by increasing funding. In addition, some provinces … Read moreCanada’s Cannabis Law Enforcement Spending is Good News for Dispensaries

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Understanding Colombia’s Legal Framework For Cannabis Investment

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Sourcing cannabis and cannabis oil can be complex — but it doesn’t have to be. In addition to considering Canadian regulations and laws, Canadian cannabis companies and investors must evaluate the legal framework of the countries from which they source their cannabis. NuSierra, which proudly cultivates and extracts cannabis oil in Colombia, has undertaken the … Read moreUnderstanding Colombia’s Legal Framework For Cannabis Investment

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Canada Cannabis Spot Index

What is the Canada Cannabis Spot Index?

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Should cannabis be on the stock market? Sure, some cannabis companies are already publicly traded (and doing extremely well, by all accounts). Canadian cannabis companies like Canopy Growth Corp., Aurora Cannabis, and Cronos Group Inc. have all made a mark in their respective stock indexes, frequently crushing expectations. But what about trading cannabis as a … Read moreWhat is the Canada Cannabis Spot Index?

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