Cannabis Research

With medical marijuana legal in a growing number of states, many businesses in the cannabis industry, particularly dispensaries, continue to wrestle with the question of whether they are subject to the Health Insurance and Portability and Accountability Act’s (HIPAA) Privacy and Security Rule requirements. The bad news is that the answer is: It depends. The good news is […]

For a company chasing a multi billion-dollar global industry, Aurora Cannabis (ACB) continues to spin wheels with decisions and statements that make me nervous. The company is still burning substantial cash and needs a big June quarter to get out of the hole. The oncoming supply flood remains problematic despite the claims of management, so […]

Aurora Cannabis (ACB – Free Report) , Tilray (TLRY – Free Report) , and Canopy Growth Company (CGC – Free Report) are a few of the hyped up marijuana stocks we saw hit the markets in 2018. The “Cannabis Craze” had everyone and their brother buying up marijuana stocks. These cannabis stocks didn’t have enough […]

A homegrown medicinal cannabis company is wanting to sell up to $10 million worth of shares to the public and list on the New Zealand stock exchange (NZX). Waikato medicinal cannabis research and development company Cannasouth plans to raise a minimum of $5m through an initial public offering (IPO) of new shares before listing on the NZX. On Friday it lodged a product […]

There’s a very real possibility that the legal marijuana industry will be the greatest growth story of our generation. According to ArcView Market Research and BDS Analytics, the green rush produced $5.4 billion in worldwide legal sales in 2015. But based on estimates from Wall Street investment bank Cowen Group, sales could soar to $75 […]

The world’s largest grower and supplier of medicinal cannabis has invested over two million dollars in a small Kiwi agri-tech company. Canadian company Canopy Rivers’ investment of US$1.5 million (NZ$2.2 million) in BioLumic is for the development of UV treatments that improve the performance and yield of cannabis crops. Palmerston North-based BioLumic’s chief executive Warren Bebb said it was satisfying to see more global companies choose to invest in their “world-leading” company.  “New Zealand […]

AUSTIN, Texas — Expanding access to medical marijuana in Texas is closer to becoming reality after a Texas Senate panel advanced a bill Friday that aims to vastly expand who can access the drug. Bill would expand Compassionate Use Act Would extend to people with incurable neurological disorders, terminal cancer, autism, seizures Bill now headed to Senate […]