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Should cannabis brands get federal protection?

Patrick Wingrove, London


The lively INTA Professor v Practitioner debate had one side arguing that marijuana brands need federal rights to protect consumers and the other countering that national protection is not needed because consumers are protected by hefty industry regulation

There have been dramatic changes in US cannabis law over the past decade, with an exponential rise in marijuana brands because of the drug’s legalisation in at least 30 states for either medical or recreational use. But while many states...


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