Trademark Protections for Cannabis, Hemp, and CBD Brands
Watch this webinar replay from Vicente Sederberg LLP to learn about available brand protection options for businesses in the cannabis, hemp, CBD or related industries.
Since the 2018 Farm Bill legalized industrial hemp farming, hemp and CBD brands will likely be allowed federal trademark registration at the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), provided they comply with other laws. In addition, trademark protection options have recently increased for cannabis brands.
*This webinar recording does not constitute legal advice and no attorney/client relationship is created by the presentation.*
*Marijuana remains a Schedule I controlled substance under Federal law and the Controlled Substances Act; possessing, using, manufacturing, distributing, and/or selling marijuana or marijuana-derived products is illegal under federal law notwithstanding the existence of any state law to the contrary. No advice given here is intended to provide any guidance or assistance in violating federal law nor will it provide any guidance or assistance in complying with federal law. Compliance with state law does not necessarily equal compliance with, confer any immunity from, or provide any shield from prosecution under federal law.*