Meet Allison Margolin, one of the best marijuana lawyers around, and the only cannabis-focused attorney to be named a SuperLawyer by Thomas Reuters in 2017, giving credence to being L.A.’s dopest attorney. Allison has been active since 2002, starting her career off representing terminally ill patients facing criminal charges for marijuana activity. Allison is a graduate of Columbia University and Harvard Law School, runs a practice based in Beverly Hills alongside Raza Lawrence (Margolin &...
An Evening With Keiko Beatie - THE CANNABIS GODMOTHER – Keiko Beatie is one of those unsung heroes. She does not own a ginormous company nor does she create edibles, but the words cannabis and Keiko have become synonymous. Keiko first came into the industry because she saw the need to help the patients through activism, education and spreading awareness. Keiko has so many great tidbits of advice; if you don’t know her, you need to.
Have you seen the Peter Spirer-directed The Legend of 420 yet? If not, we highly recommend watching the documentary. Not only are there several people who’ve been on Elevate the Conversation starring in the documentary, but it’s a rather interesting look at where cannabis stands in contemporary U.S. society. Peter takes a hands-off approach and lets the people in (and out) of the cannabis industry speak for themselves.
Avis Bulbulyan is the Chief Executive Officer of SIVA Enterprises, a full-service cannabis business development and consulting firm that provides turn-key management, venture opportunities, product and brand development, insurance, and licensing to entrepreneurs across the United States. Respectively, Avis was recently appointed by The Department of Consumer Affairs as one of the members of California state’s new Cannabis Advisory Committee under the Bureau of Cannabis Control.