Cannabis Store

Virginia to crack down on THC-laced copycat products –

Jason Miyares says his office will send legal letters to retailers starting July 1 if they are selling THC edible products resembling snack brands.

ARLINGTON, Va. — Some products resembling popular candy and snack brands are laced with cannabis THC and sold in Virginia stores. Virginia Attorney General Jason Miyares says he wants to put a stop to that starting this Friday.

A letter written by Miyares calls for Congr…….

Cannabis Store

Quebec cannabis store workers ratify agreement in principle – CTV News Montreal

The agreement in principle that was reached on Friday regarding the renewal of the collective agreement in certain branches of the Société québécoise du cannabis (SQDC) has been ratified.

The agreement affects only the union members of the branches affiliated with the public service employees federation affiliated with the CSN. The union organization has members in about 15 branches of the SQDC network.

The CSN would not disclose the percentage of support fo…….

Divorce attorney

Chicago-Area Family Law Attorney Olivia C. Voleta Joins Goostree Law Group – 69News WFMZ-TV

Her strong courtroom skills and extensive knowledge of Illinois family law make her the perfect fit for Goostree Law Group.

ST.CHARLES,Ill, June 27, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Goostree Law Group welcomes the newest member of our legal team, Attorney Olivia C. Voleta. Her strong courtroom skills and extensive knowledge of Illinois family law make her the perfect fit for Goostree Law Group. Attorney Voleta’s dedication to helping families through what is o…….

Estate planning attorney

SENIOR SCENE: Estate planning for pets – Hot Springs Sentinel

An estimated 90 million American families own pets, but most families do not have a plan in place for their pets in the event they become unable to care for their pets or pass away. When preparing for death and disability, it is important to have an estate plan that includes all of your family members.

Prior to having an estate plan for your pets, you will need to decide who you want to care for your pets, what care requirements your pet needs, and what financial resourc…….

Estate planning attorney

Benefits of a Living Trust – La Jolla Light

I read a statistic mentioning only about 20% of Americans today have what is called a Revocable Living Trust, yet more than 35% of Americans have real estate and other holdings exceeding 1M dollars. Another statistic quoted more than 80 % of Americans today claim to understand the perils of what is called Probate actions.

Seriously? So I began an inquiry since my office also prepares Trusts and Wills and had a hard time believing that in today’s sophisticated legal climate, and especi…….

Criminal defense

Morgan Lewis Expands to Seattle Near Clients Amazon, Microsoft – Bloomberg Law

Morgan Lewis & Bockius is expanding into Seattle with a new office and 19 lawyers from litigation boutique Calfo Eakes, the firm announced Monday.

The move extends the firm’s work in the technology, life sciences, healthcare, retail, financial services and energy industries, firm chair Jami McKeon said in an interview.

Morgan Lewis counts Inc., Microsoft Corp. and Expedia Group Inc. among Seattle clients and has more than 60 others with operations in the city, he …….

Criminal defense

15 lawyers want Dallas Judge Amber Givens recused from 104 cases – The Dallas Morning News

Fifteen criminal defense lawyers are taking the rare step to get an embattled Dallas judge recused from their cases — 104 in total.

The lawyers say in court records they can’t get fair trials before state District Judge Amber Givens, who is under investigation by the Texas Department of Public Safety over accusations she ordered a staffer to conduct a virtual hearing in her place last year.


Law firm

Roe v. Wade Dobbs Supreme Court Decision How Law Firm’s Can Show their Commitment to Women – The National Law Review

This is a PSA to law firms to shift their messaging and pro bono efforts in the wake of the overturning of Roe v. Wade.

Boastful, self-serving social media posts and firm content are out of touch and tone deaf with what’s going on in the U.S. with regard to almost half a century of reproductive rights just dissolving into thin air.

Don’t post them on social media. Have the courage to take a stance. Use your resources to support reproductive rights. Lead with em…….

Law firm

Lawyer: Starting with Why in Your Law Firm – JD Supra

There are many great business books written every year. But one of the best books of all time that has particular relevance right now is over a decade old. That’s ancient by today’s standard, but Simon Sinek’s “Start with Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action,” offers timely advice for modern law firm management.

We often struggle to explain why some businesses are successful and others are not. The same is true for law firms. Why would one firm excel and an…….


cites 2 contractors after electrician preparing job bid suffers fatal fall at Caterpillar’s Mapleton foundry | US Department of Labor – US Department of Labor

PEORIA, IL – Federal workplace safety inspectors investigating the fatal fall of a 50-year-old journeyman electrician at Caterpillar’s Mapleton foundry have determined that the lead contractor and a nested Caterpillar electrical contractor exposed workers to fall hazards.

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration learned project lead contractor Illinois Crane Inc. of Peoria asked Tegco Inc. – doing business as Schaefer Electric of Peoria – …….