Partner, John Kennyhertz Highlighted on a Table of Experts, in Kansas City Business Journal

Partner, John Kennyhertz Highlighted on a Table of Experts, in Kansas City Business Journal

Kennyhertz Perry attorney and managing partner, John Kennyhertz, recently appeared on a Table of Experts in the Kansas City Business Journal, discussing “Mergers and Acquisitions, and Setting the Stage for Successful Business Transitions”. To read the article in it’s entirety follow the link below: https://www.bizjournals.com/kansascity/feature/table-of-experts/table-of-experts-mergers-acquisitions-setting-the.html About Kennyhertz Perry’s Mergers and Acquisitions Practice Area Every year

Braden Perry Featured in Disruptor Daily Series on Blockchain and Agriculture

Braden Perry Featured in Disruptor Daily Series on Blockchain and Agriculture

Kennyhertz Perry, LLC Partner, Braden Perry was featured as one of several Blockchain experts in two Disruptor Daily articles on Blockchain in the agriculture industry. Perry discussed growth and the future of Blockchain in agricultural businesses. Perry has extensive experience advising clients in agricultural business and Blockchain, particularly in enforcement matters involving complex emerging and

Kennyhertz Perry Attorney Mit Winter’s analysis on compensating college athletes quoted in article discussing new California law

Kennyhertz Perry Attorney Mit Winter’s analysis on compensating college athletes quoted in article discussing new California law

Kennyhertz Perry’s Mit Winter was quoted in an article regarding California’s new law allowing college athletes to be paid for the use of their name, image, and likeness. “Law Firm Kennyhertz Perry has what I think is a reasonable possible prediction: By using the term “tethered to education” in its release, it’s clear that any

House Passes Marijuana Banking Bill in Historic Vote

House Passes Marijuana Banking Bill in Historic Vote

Yesterday, in a historic vote, the U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly  passed the Secure and Fair Enforcement (“SAFE”) Banking Act (House bill HR 1595), which would essentially provide state-legal marijuana businesses with full access to banks and other financial services, as well as allow consumers to use credit and debit cards when buying legal marijuana.

KSHB-TV, 41 Action News Features Kennyhertz Perry’s Jon Dedon

KSHB-TV, 41 Action News Features Kennyhertz Perry’s Jon Dedon

Kennyhertz Perry, LLC Attorney Jon Dedon was recently featured on 41 Action News regarding the medical marijuana industry in Missouri. It’s currently illegal to transport marijuana seeds into the state, and growers need to acquire seeds in order to start their potential businesses. You can watch the story in the link below: https://www.kshb.com/news/local-news/unofficial-immaculate-conception-policy-turns-blind-eye-on-transporting-marijuana-seeds-into-mo About Kennyhertz

FTC Sends Warning Letters to CBD Companies Advertising Treatments for Serious Diseases

FTC Sends Warning Letters to CBD Companies Advertising Treatments for Serious Diseases

The FTC announced today that it sent letters to multiple companies that sell CBD products, waring them that claims they made regarding CBD violate federal law.  These “warning letters” state that it is illegal to advertise that a product can prevent, treat, or cure human disease without competent and reliable scientific evidence to support such

CFTC and CME Charge Trader for Violations Related to Live Cattle Futures

CFTC and CME Charge Trader for Violations Related to Live Cattle Futures

The Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) and Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) issued an Order filing and settling charges against Nathan Harris, a registered trader, for fraud, unauthorized trading, and violating speculative position limits in live cattle futures contracts. It’s alleged that between January 2012 and August 2014, Harris engaged in fraud and unauthorized trading by

California’s College Athlete Name, Image, and Likeness Bill Amended to Prohibit Conflicts Between Athlete Contracts and University Contracts

California’s College Athlete Name, Image, and Likeness Bill Amended to Prohibit Conflicts Between Athlete Contracts and University Contracts

As it continues to move closer to becoming law, SB 206, the pending California bill that would allow college athletes to be compensated for the use of their names, images, and likenesses (NILs), has been amended.  Specifically, yesterday’s amendment states that an athlete cannot enter into a contract that provides compensation for the use of