September 29, 2016

SIVA Cannabis News Update, September 29, 2016

Federal Medical Marijuana Amendment extended Cannabis industry watchers will be interested to know the Rohrabacher-Farr amendment to the Department of Justice’s (DOJ) budget has been extended. The important amendment has been protecting patients by ensuring […] Read more

REMINDER: Avis Bulbulyan and Jeff Garrison speakin …

September 29, 2016

REMINDER: Avis Bulbulyan and Jeff Garrison speakin …

REMINDER: SIVA’s Avis Bulbulyan AND Jeff Garrison are featured speakers at the Cannabis Expert Summit, sponsored by the Pennsylvania Medical Cannabis Society. Attendees of this 1-day, premiere cannabis event, which is this Saturday, October 1, […] Read more

Avis Bulbulyan Talks Cannabis Business on PBS

September 27, 2016

Avis Bulbulyan Talks Cannabis Business on PBS

At the recent Cannabis World Congress & Business Expo in Los Angeles, Avis Bulbulyan, CEO of SIVA Enterprises, sat down with David Nazar of PBS for an in-depth interview about the very real opportunities in cannabis business. […] Read more

Huffington Post reports cannabis arrests at 20-yea …

September 26, 2016

Huffington Post reports cannabis arrests at 20-yea …

Using FBI crime data, the Huffington Post reports that as of the end of 2015, cannabis arrests are at a 20-year low. “Police made fewer arrests for marijuana-related offenses last year than they have in any […] Read more

CALIFORNIA CANNABIS UPDATE by SIVA: Hanford, Clovi …

September 23, 2016

CALIFORNIA CANNABIS UPDATE by SIVA: Hanford, Clovi …

CALIFORNIA CANNABIS UPDATE by SIVA: Hanford, Clovis, Lemoore Think legalized pot is a slam dunk in California? When a California municipality considers whether to allow cannabis businesses inside its boundaries, there are multiple layers to […] Read more

The Value of Budtenders in Managing a Cannabis Dis …

September 22, 2016

The Value of Budtenders in Managing a Cannabis Dis …

There’s no denying it: the first time you walk into a cannabis dispensary with a new prescription can be intimidating. A small California dispensary may sell just a few delivery methods for medical marijuana (vape […] Read more

September 22, 2016

Has the U.S. Attorney General Admitted that Mariju …

As reported in MerryJane.com, U.S Attorney General Loretta Lynch has  admitted that the consumption of marijuana does not lead to the use of harder drugs. Here are some quotes from the article: “When we talk […] Read more

September 15, 2016

Medical marijuana bills win final approval from Mi …

The Republican controlled Michigan House of Representatives voted 83-22 Wednesday for a bill to require a state operating license to grow, process, sell, transport or test marijuana used for medical purposes. The new law, expected […] Read more

September 15, 2016

Deeply researched cannabis piece in VOX today

VOX, the esteemed multimedia news source co-founded by Ezra Klein and Melissa Bell, has just dropped a deeply researched/cited cannabis piece featuring analysis of upcoming legalization opportunities. It’s really worth the read. The success of full […] Read more