Cannabis News Box

MSO Green Thumb faces a trademark lawsuit

MSO Green Thumb faces a trademark lawsuit

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

October 19, 2020

Multistate cannabis operator Green Thumb Industries (GTI) has had a lawsuit filed against its "Incredibles” cannabis edibles brand. The case, which is being contested on behalf of fruit basket franchisor Edible Arrangements, argues that Chicago-based GTI has violated various federally registered t...

Wall Street is no longer screening job applicants for cannabis

Wall Street is no longer screening job applicants for cannabis

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

September 18, 2020

Newly-hired Wall Street employees no longer need to undergo cannabis drug testing, based on a recent report by Business Insider. The report, which saw reporters consult with officials at seven major banks in New York City, found that THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) testing is not required nowadays; likely due to sweepi...

Illinois’ adult-use cannabis industry is successful, but strained by lack of supply

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Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

July 29, 2020

During the first six months of legal recreational cannabis sales in Illinois, the state managed to harvest $52 million in revenue. While it's clear that the market has thrived since the Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act was enacted in January, supply concerns are lingering for both the medical and adult-use markets. Something t...

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