The Domino Effect: What Legalization on the East Coast Could Mean for the Rest of the U.S.

The East Coast has been greatly affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, but the market is a powerhouse in waiting with adult-use legalization on deck for New Jersey and pressure increasing for the same in New York. Other states in the region are eyeing an expansion in their existing medical marijuana programs. Along with the market opportunities, this area has the potential to help shift the focus of political activity from the state to the federal level. Will the revenue opportunities be too great to ignore in these major markets?

In this session, you will learn:

  • The unique challenges of cannabis regulation along the eastern seaboard
  • The possibility of regional cannabis policy coordination among Northeastern states
  • Predictions for legalization and the possible repercussions it could have across the country