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WIRE: University of San Francisco to host cannabis law symposium on Friday

From the University of San Francisco (USF) Law Review:

WHAT: The University of San Francisco (USF) Law Review will host a full-day symposium Friday, Jan. 27 titled “California’s Green Rush: The Business and Ethics of Cannabis.”

As California moves into a legal cannabis market, attorneys and others in the industry face complex legal questions. The symposium will focus on business formation, intellectual property issues, and the ethical obligations for attorneys practicing law in the cannabis industry. The keynote address will be delivered by attorney Robert Raich, who took both of the landmark cases on cannabis law to the Supreme Court and is a renowned expert on cannabis law.

WHEN: Friday, Jan. 27 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. For the day’s agenda, please visit the symposium website.

WHERE: USF’s main campus at 2130 Fulton Street, inside Fromm Hall. Fromm Hall is located behind St. Ignatius Church along Parker Avenue.

ABOUT: This activity has been approved for six units of Minimum Continuing Legal Education (MCLE) Credit by the State Bar of California in the amount of six credit hours. The USF School of Law is an approved provider of MCLE and certifies that these activities conform to the standards approved for educational activities prescribed by the rules and regulations of the State Bar of California governing MCLE. For more information and to register please visit:

CONTACT: For general questions, please contact or 415.422.5406. Members of the media may RSVP to obtain and Check for a visa and convenient campus parking by contacting Angie Davis at 415.422.2630 (office) or

Angie Davis

Assistant Vice President, USF Office of Marketing Communications
Senior Director, School of Law Communications and Marketing
University of San Francisco
2130 Fulton Street | San Francisco, CA 94117
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