Stronger Strains? Ensure Your Cannabis Business has the Right Liability Insurance
April 29, 2021
As strains of marijuana grow more and more potent with consumer demand, it’s important to understand the potential liabilities your business may face if one of your patrons isn’t prepared for that stronger dose.
Does Your Cannabis Dispensary Offer Delivery? Here’s What You Should Know About Insuring Your Drivers.
April 26, 2021
If your cannabis dispensary offers home or curbside delivery, it is crucial to understand the associated risks and exposures that come with providing such services. While the option is growing in popularity for both consumers and retailers, it also raises new insurance challenges that could result in disastrous outcomes if gone unchecked.
Legalization & Social Equity in 2021: Rec Cannabis in NJ, VA, NY, & NM
April 12, 2021
As we enter the fourth month of 2021, there are plenty of things to be excited about in the world of legal cannabis and its associated social equity initiatives. And, while 2020 will go down in history as one of the most trying we've experienced in a long time - the gains of the cannabis movement have only picked up more steam.
Cannabis Dispensaries in 2021: The Top 4 Compliance Oversights
March 15, 2021
Your cannabis dispensary sales may be booming, but if your business fails to stay in compliance with the strict and ever-evolving regulations required to operate, you could be risking everything.
Cannabis Arrests: Social Equity in Major Disproportionately Impacted Areas
March 2, 2021
The legal cannabis industry has experienced unprecedented growth within the past decade, bringing with it many consequences (both positive and negative) for the industry itself and the communities directly affected by decades of harmful policy and unfair arrests.
Product Liability for Cannabis Dispensaries
February 26, 2021
Product liability insurance is an important, yet often-overlooked insurance coverage for cannabis dispensaries. I’ve talked to a number of business owners who did not initially worry about product liability because they were “just reselling a brand’s product.” This kind of thinking isn’t just wrong, it could be really disastrous for a dispensary business if they ever get dragged into a lawsuit (defense costs are exorbitant in today’s environment).
"The War on Drugs" & Cannabis
January 28, 2021
Here at NACB, we believe that social equity is crucial in order to create and maintain a fair legal cannabis market in the United States, for all citizens. The purpose of our organization, and blogs such as this one, is to provide context and information in hopes of furthering the conversation- and eventually making real progress within our communities and our world at large.
Social Equity Check: Cannabis Record Expungement Programs in Legal States
November 25, 2020
A healthy industry is one that values and promotes social equity alongside the ideals of ethics and business responsibility. Let's assess the progress specific legal states have made in efforts to right some of the wrongs caused by unfair conviction.
Cannabis History: The Impact of Prohibition
November 10, 2020
The National Association of Cannabis Businesses (NACB) was founded in order to advance the industry by establishing agreed-upon standards in best practices and business responsibility. As our industry rapidly expands, the purpose of the NACB is to give a voice to current and prospective cannabis businesses, helping them thrive and ensuring they stay on the right track.