- The Certificate in Cannabis Law is designed for lawyers aiming to enhance their knowledge in the rapidly expanding and evolving area of cannabis law.
- Courses have been developed to address the legal, regulatory, business, and ethical issues related to cannabis law at the state and federal level.
- Lawyers may begin with a fundamental course designed to provide a core foundational knowledge of cannabis law; history and evolution of cannabis law and policy, current status of the law from both the state and federal perspective, a specific overview of medical marijuana law and policy, and the ethical and the professional responsibility considerations of lawyers within this field.
- Lawyers may also complete their certificate with course offerings exploring cannabis law more deeply in the following areas:
Constitutional considerations and application to law and policy
Criminal justice marijuana policy and laws
Legal considerations of the business of marijuana
Property rights and issues related to cannabis and its production and distribution