Cannabis Law: Past, Present & Future

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 | 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Program Chair:

Luke Schram
Law Offices of Joseph A. Romano P.C.

  • This program will cover the New York State history of cannabis prohibition, decriminalization, and the movement towards legalization, as well as current relevant case law on cannabis related issues, and finally, future 4th Amendment issues relating to legalized adult-use cannabis jurisdictions.

    Live Program & Webcast: $149 for Members | $249 for Nonmembers
    In-House Counsel: Free for Members | $199 for Nonmembers
    Small Law Firm: $79 for Members
    Members who are Recent Law Graduates, Newly Admitted Lawyers (admitted for the first time in any state or country 2017-2019), Judges, or attorneys that practice within the Government, Academic or Not-for-Profit sectors attend this program for free.

  • Elliot Choi
    Vicente Sederberg LLP

    Madelon Gauthier
    Managing Editor
    Cannabis Law Digest

    Katia Mehu
    Mehu Law Firm

  • 6:00 p.m. – 6:55 p.m. History of Cannabis Prohibition and Decriminalization in New York
    Elliot Choi & Luke Schram
    6:55 p.m. – 7:10 p.m. Break
    7:10 p.m. – 8:05 p.m. Update in Cannabis Law
    Madelon Gauthier
    8:05 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Future 4th Amendment Issues in Legal Cannabis Jurisdictions
    Katia Mehu


  • CLE Credit
    New York:
    3.0 Professional Practice
    New Jersey:
    3.3 General
    3.0 General
    2.5 General

  • Sponsoring Association Committee:
    Drugs & the Law | Luke Schram, Chair

    Sponsorship Opportunities are Available! Please Contact:
    Angie Avila, Manager, Membership Outreach and Sponsorships | (212) 382-6608 |