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Medical Cannabis and CBD: challenges and opportunities

Medical Cannabis and CBD: challenges and opportunities

Global interest in medical cannabis is booming as legal restraints on production and use are eased and, despite the COVID-19 crisis, this acceleration ...

Medical Cannabis and CBD in the UK

Medical Cannabis and CBD in the UK

There are growing calls for wider access to medical cannabis, but a lack of hard evidence surrounding its safety means many doctors are unwilling to p ...

Medical Cannabis and CBD: a view from the professional bodies

Medical Cannabis and CBD: a view from the professional bodies

With cost and safety issues looming large, moving forward will require a range of different approaches – from alternatives to traditional trials, to t ...

Medical Cannabis and CBD: opportunities for investors

Medical Cannabis and CBD: opportunities for investors

Companies are putting the pieces in place to benefit once the industry does take off, although legislation and regulation means UK investors remain ca ...

Medical Cannabis and CBD: international models

Medical Cannabis and CBD: international models

Several countries have loosened restrictions on medical cannabis, offering the UK lessons in terms of its approach to research, manufacturing and acce ...

Medical Cannabis and CBD: a summary of the challenges and opportunities in the UK

Medical Cannabis and CBD: a summary of the challenges and opportunities in the UK

There is worldwide demand for medical cannabis, and growing calls to make it more widely available in the UK. But some doctors urge caution and more m ...

S.T.I.G to advise the Government on fans' return to venues and stadiums

S.T.I.G to advise the Government on fans' return to venues and stadiums

In light of the rising transmission rate of Covid-19, the Government has postponed fans returning back to venues and stadiums as was originally planne ...

Housebuilder Top Tip: How to keep options, pre-emption and conditional agreements confidential in the new age?

Housebuilder Top Tip: How to keep options, pre-emption and conditional agreements confidential in the new age?

The Government has proposed prohibiting the existing ability to protect interests in land (such as rights of pre-emption, options and conditional cont ...

HSE target Construction Sector in Health Inspection Initiative during October 2020

HSE target Construction Sector in Health Inspection Initiative during October 2020

The HSE will be carrying out its latest construction health initiative between Monday 5 and Friday 30 October. What will this inititive entail and wha ...

Don’t get caught cold by the Limitation Freeze

Don’t get caught cold by the Limitation Freeze

When the UK Government introduced the first nationwide lockdown in March 2020 in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Association of British Insurer ...