Medical Marijuana Seminar: Law Science and Advocacy


This one day seminar will focus on medical cannabis law, science, and advocacy featuring two expert attorneys, a doctor and a registered nurse. The experts will discuss recent state court decisions and federal lawsuits which have changed the landscape for medical cannabis lawyers, cultivators, providers, and patients, aligning cannabis with the natural products industry, the value of CBD rich medicine, as well as patient advocacy. $20 per person with all proceeds benefiting San Diego Chapter of Americans for Safe Access.

The first two hours of the seminar facilitated by attorneys Kimberly Simms and Melissa Bobrow, will focus on criminal and civil law including distribution systems of medical marijuana, patient employment issues, housing, child custody, and a discussion on how to legally operate a medical cannabis collective/cooperative in San Diego.

The second and third hour facilitated by Dr. Michelle Sexton and Lanny Swerdlow, R.N. and will include a discussion on aligning medical cannabis with the natural products industry (AHPA), implications of cannabis use on aging, awareness and value of CBD rich medicine, and civic engagement through patient advocacy.

Cost: $20 per person – Coffee, water, and snacks included.
Date/Time: Sunday, April 7, 2013 – 12pm– 4:30pm
Location: Marina Village Conference Center – 1936 Quivira Way, San Diego 92109 – Room E1

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