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Key Takeaways from the FDA’s Review of CBD Products for Mislabeling and Adulteration
Author: Daniel T. McKillopDate: July 27, 2020
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently sent an overdue report to Congress regarding its review of cannabidiol (CBD) products for mislabeling and adulteration. The FDA report revealed that mislabeling and adulteration are not widespread, it did find that the actual CBD content in many products did not match the content described in these products’ labeling.
According to the FDA, its findings support the need for additional studies. “FDA believes that understanding the characteristics of marketed CBD products is critical to making informed decisions about how best to protect public health in the current marketplace,” the report states.
Financial Regulators Seeking to Help Hemp Businesses Access Banking Services
Several financial regulators recently issued a statement making it easier for banks to provide services to hemp businesses... The Board...
Plant Patent 101 for Cannabis and Hemp Businesses
A Plant Patent is an Intellectual Property Right That Protects a Distinct and New Variety of Plant - CWB Holdings...
Hemp Growers Can Now Obtain Federal Crop Insurance
The U.S. Department of Agriculture Recently Announced that Industrial Hemp Growers Can Qualify for Crop Insurance The U.S. Department of...
Federal Credit Unions Cleared to Provide Financial Services to Legal Hemp Industry
The National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) Recently Issued Guidance Giving Federally Insured Credit Unions the Green Light to Service the...
U.S. Department of Agriculture Legal Opinion Greenlights Hemp Transport Across State Lines
July 15, 2019
As a Result of a Recent U.S. Department of Agriculture Legal Opinion, Hemp Transport Across State Lines Appears to have...
Hemp Legalization and Other Top Cannabis Law Developments of 2018
December 14, 2018
A Look at Hemp Legalization and Some of the Most Significant Legal Developments Impacting the Cannabis Industry in 2018 Once...
Industrial Hemp Farming Poised for Growth Under New NJ Hemp Law
November 26, 2018
Gov. Murphy Signs New Jersey Industrial Hemp Bill Into Law While cannabis advocates may still be waiting for the state...
Ten Things to Know About Industrial Hemp in New Jersey
October 23, 2018
A Bill to Legalize Industrial Hemp in New Jersey Passed NJ Legislature and is Now Awaiting Action by Gov. Phil...