Entries by David Pierce

Protecting Your Hemp and CBD Brand Through Trademarks

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This post was originally published on this site The 2018 Farm Bill was passed on December 20, 2018, and, among other things, removed hemp from the definition of marijuana under the Controlled Substances Act (“CSA”). Prior to the passage of this Farm Bill, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (“USPTO”) could refuse any cannabis or […]

Should My Company Have a Privacy Shield Certification?

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This post was originally published on this siteWe are now two months into Europe’s new General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”), which extends the jurisdictional scope of European data protection law. As a result, GDPR applies extraterritorially to any organization that can be reached by an EU citizen. GDPR imposes harsher data protection requirements that give […]