Pastry Chef Offers Marijuana-Infused Products in Revolutionary New Venture

As a business law attorney and small business owner, I realize that one of the hardest parts of being a small business owner is finding new niche markets through which to expand your business. One such emerging market in Illinois has been created by the legalization of medical cannabis. Once considered a dangerous gateway drug, […]

Naperville Business Lawyer Talks About Medical Marijuana and Your Drug-Free Workplace

Since November 9, 2015, marijuana has been legally available for purchase by thousands of Illinois residents who have been diagnosed with certain medical conditions. Of course, to remain in compliance with law, such patients must register with the state and present their government-issued program card before they can make purchases at any of nearly three […]

The Possible Impact of Medical Marijuana Laws on Your Business

After more than a year and a half of delays, the Illinois medical marijuana pilot program is just about to get fully underway. Cultivation centers have announced that the harvesting of legally-grown marijuana plants has begun, and licensed dispensaries are expected to have products available within a few weeks. As a business owner and employer, […]

Security Firm to Advise New Illinois Medical Marijuana Businesses

It is expected that at any moment the state of Illinois will officially issue the first licenses to allow entrepreneurs to sell and grow medical marijuana in the state. Of course, with departing Governor Pat Quinn leaving office without awarding any licenses, the decision is now left to incoming Governor Bruce Rauner, which has left […]

Information Regarding the Illinois Medical Marijuana Pilot Program

Since the Illinois state government’s approval of medical marijuana in 2013, both patients and entrepreneurs have been wondering when marijuana dispensaries can begin operating. A year later, dispensaries and marijuana cultivation centers have not yet been opened, but in the next year such businesses should be able to operate in Illinois. Earlier in July, Illinois lawmakers […]