The Community

Not All Pun And Games: Federal Court Not Amused With Cannabis Company’s Brand Parody

Canada: Not All Pun And Games: Federal Court Not Amused With Cannabis Company's Brand Parody 10 July 2020 by Graham Hood Smart & Biggar

Article by Graham Hood, Mondaq In a recent decision of Canada’s Federal Court illustrates the danger of adopting a mark or name “inspired” by a famous or well-known brand, even when confusion is unlikely. The decision is a cautionary tale, particularly for those in burgeoning industries, such as Canada’s cannabis industry, which may wish to piggyback on an established brand’s goodwill ...

Read More »

Second Cup’s Parent Opens First Cannabis Dispensary, Plans More Outlets

Second Cup’s parent opens first cannabis dispensary, plans more outlets SUSAN KRASHINSKY ROBERTSONRETAILING REPORTER

Article by Susan Krashinsky Robertson, Globe and Mail Second Cup’s parent company has opened its first recreational cannabis dispensary on the site of a former cafe in Toronto, and has announced plans for more dispensaries under its new retail brand, Hemisphere Cannabis Co. Mississauga, Ont.-based The Second Cup Ltd. will open six more Hemisphere Cannabis locations in Ontario by the end of ...

Read More »

Is Canopy Growth Corp. Facing a Shutdown of Their Ontario Facility?

Is Canopy Growth Corp. Facing A Shutdown Of Their Ontario Facility?

Article by Anthony Varrell, Technical 420 The COVID-19 outbreak has had a significant impact on the global economy and many countries are still dealing with major outbreaks. The US is the epicenter of COVID and has the highest number of confirmed cases in the world. Unfortunately, the trend seems to be getting worse and we are closely following how the ...

Read More »

THC in Cannabis Could Help People With Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome, a Coronavirus-Linked Illness

THC in cannabis could help people with acute respiratory distress syndrome, a coronavirus-linked illness In a new study, every THC-treated mouse survived ARDS, a rapidly-progressing disease causing pulmonary inflammation THE GROWTHOP Photo: RyanKing999/Getty Images SHARE ADJUST COMMENT PRINT By Emma Spears Results from a new study published in the medical journal Frontiers in Pharmacology suggest that tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) may be helpful in preventing the occurrence of a life-threatening illness linked to the coronavirus.

Article by Emma Spears, Growth Op Results from a new study published in the medical journal Frontiers in Pharmacology suggest that tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) may be helpful in preventing the occurrence of a life-threatening illness linked to the coronavirus. Researchers at the University of South Carolina say that the cannabinoid can reduce a type of rapidly-progressing disease causing pulmonary inflammation known as acute respiratory distress syndrome(ARDS). Symptoms include ...

Read More »

With the Pandemic Pinching the Black Market, Legal Cannabis Sales Spike in Newfoundland

Nfld. & Labrador·New With the pandemic pinching the black market, legal cannabis sales spike in N.L. Social Sharing Police say prices for hard drugs like cocaine soared as supplies shrank Terry Roberts · CBC News Thomas Clarke is the owner of a licensed cannabis retail store in Portugal Cove-St. Philip's, and these days he's all smiles. He says business has picked up considerably since the pandemic hit Newfoundland and Labrador in March. (Terry Roberts/CBC)

Article by Terry Roberts, CBC News With the pandemic pinching off the supply of illicit drugs, the sale of legalized cannabis products in Newfoundland and Labrador appears to be filling some of the gap. “Business is booming,” Thomas Clarke, owner of a licensed cannabis retail store in Portugal Cove-St. Philip’s, said this week. “I would say I have a 35 ...

Read More »

Ontario’s Private Cannabis Shops Upset About Giving Up Delivery and Curbside Pickup

Toronto Ontario's private pot shops upset about giving up delivery and curbside pickup Social Sharing Facebook Twitter Email Reddit LinkedIn Stores were allowed to start offering both services in April under a temporary emergency order While Ontario is working on extending its state of emergency until July 24, the provincial government orders that allowed delivery and curbside pickup will not continue. (Evan Mitsui/CBCNews) Ontario's private cannabis stores will have to give up offering delivery and curbside pickup next week — and they're not happy about it.

Article by CBC News Ontario’s private cannabis stores will have to give up offering delivery and curbside pickup next week — and they’re not happy about it. The stores were allowed to start offering both services in April under a temporary emergency order the Ontario government issued during the COVID-19 pandemic. While the province is working on extending its state of emergency ...

Read More »

Canadian Cannabis Inventory Soars to New High, Indicating More Pain Ahead for Producers

Canadian cannabis inventory soars to new high, indicating more pain ahead for producers Published 21 hours ago | By Matt Lamers FacebookTwitterLinkedInRedditEmail

Article by Matt Lamers, Marijuana Business Daily Federally licensed producers in Canada are stockpiling more cannabis than ever, new figures from the Canadian government show, indicating that some producers are in store for more financial pain as the market looks for equilibrium. Deeper industrywide cuts might still be needed for the large producers to shed excess production, even as the ...

Read More »

New Study to Examine Efficacy of Medical Cannabis, Bring Standardization to Cannabis Industry

New study to examine efficacy of medical cannabis, bring standardization to cannabis industry Noushin Ziafati Dr. Hance Clarke, director of pain services at Toronto General Hospital, is leading a new study that will track patient health outcomes from verified and validated medical cannabis products to give physicians and patients the information they need to make informed treatment decisions. - Contributed

Article by Noushin Ziafati, The Chronicle Herald A new study will seek to determine the efficacy of medical cannabis for specific conditions and help physicians in Canada prescribe it at the right dose, for the right patient. Launched Thursday, the Medical Cannabis Real-World Evidence (MC-RWE) clinical trial is being led by Dr. Hance Clarke, director of pain services at Toronto ...

Read More »

Ontario Set to End Cannabis Delivery, Curbside Pickup Despite Ongoing Pandemic

Ontario set to end cannabis delivery, curbside pickup despite ongoing pandemic Published 17 hours ago | By Solomon Israel (Photo by Matt Lamers)

Article by Solomon Israel, Marijuana Business Daily A temporary emergency order allowing Ontario’s private-sector cannabis retailers to engage in curbside pickup and delivery will be allowed to expire, the provincial government said Tuesday – even though the COVID-19 pandemic is far from over. “As our province carefully moves towards recovery, the (emergency order) to temporarily allow for cannabis retail curbside ...

Read More »

She is the First Black Woman in Canada With a Federally Licensed Cannabis Store. Now She Fears Her Spot Might Close Before it Even Opens

Vivianne Wilson is pictured in front of her cannabis store, GreenPort. She's caught in red tape trying to open her doors. GTA She is the first Black woman in Canada with a federally licensed cannabis store. Now she fears her spot might close before it even opens Jenna Moon By Jenna Moon

Article by Jenna Moon, Toronto Star Since January, Vivianne Wilson has been waiting for confirmation that her cannabis store can open its doors. Wilson, founder of GreenPort Cannnabis in Toronto, is the first Black woman who is an independent owner and operator of a licensed Canadian cannabis retail business. She said her company aims to bring diversity to Canada’s cannabis industry. “We’re ...

Read More »

Powered by Dragonballsuper Youtube Download animeshow