Taft attorney Michael Froelich will be a speaker for "Demystifying Cannabis for Women Business Owners," on March 11. The program is part of the femmebought Girls Just Wanna Have Funding Series and will feature a panel presentation with investors, industry/regulatory experts and women business owners. For more information or to register to attend, click here.
A few of the topics covered will be:
- How do I fund my business?
- Is my business eligible for a license?
- How do I navigate the cannabis rules?
- Who are the women role models in the cannabis industry?
Femmebought is an online directory of women-owned businesses that empowers more women to reach the top and is comprised of a community of smart, driven and passionate advocates who take action towards leveling the playing field.
Froelich is highly knowledgeable about the Illinois Compassionate Use of Medical Cannabis Pilot Program Act, the Illinois Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act and the medical and recreational cannabis laws of many other states. He is familiar with all aspects of marijuana law, from the criminal aspects and banking concerns to real estate issues confronting a proposed medical cannabis business. Froelich has further assisted cannabis-industry clients with preparing franchising agreements, forming a cannabis-focused investment fund and the sale of a vertically integrated cannabis company.