As legalization, regulation and rising acceptance of the cannabis industry, for both medical and recreational use, gains momentum in New York state and around the nation, numerous opportunities – and challenges – face this industry and its affiliated businesses.

Whether it’s asset protection, regulatory compliance and risk management, labor and employment-related disputes, negotiating, reviewing, and drafting leases or navigating insurance issues, Schwartz Ettenger’s team of experienced attorneys counsel their clients on these issues and a wide range of matters related to this rapidly developing area of the law.

Schwartz Ettenger advises clients in the cannabis industry and affiliated industries in:

  • Business formation
  • Contract law
  • Trusts and Asset Protection
  • Distribution agreements
  • Intellectual property
  • Labor and employment
  • Leasing
  • Licensing applications
  • Litigation
  • Mergers, sales and acquisitions
  • Privacy and data security
  • Real estate transactions and property acquisitions
  • Regulatory compliance
  • And more …

If you or someone you know needs assistance with starting or operating a cannabis related business, contact us for a consultation by filling out this form, or by calling us at 631-777-2401.