Federal Government Begins Going After CBD Sellers

Federal Government Begins Going After CBD Sellers

The federal government has begun filing enforcement actions against CBD companies for making health related claims. The first such suit, which seeks a temporary restraining order and preliminary injunction, suit was filed against Marc Ching, who is a California CBD marketer doing business as Whole Leaf Organics. Mr. Ching previously received a warning letter from

Kansas City Business Journal Features Article by Mit Winter on Upcoming Business Reopenings

Kansas City Business Journal Features Article by Mit Winter on Upcoming Business Reopenings

Legal Guidance on Avoiding Liability for Your Business as Covid-19 Stay-At-Home-Orders are Lifted By Mit Winter  – Attorney, Kennyhertz Perry May 1, 2020 https://www.bizjournals.com/kansascity/news/2020/05/01/legal-guidance-on-avoiding-liability-for-your.html The governors of Kansas and Missouri both announced that beginning May 4, stay-at home orders will be eased and certain businesses will be able to reopen. While this is great news for businesses

NCAA Board of Governors Announces Support for College Athlete Name, Image, and Likeness Compensation

NCAA Board of Governors Announces Support for College Athlete Name, Image, and Likeness Compensation

The NCAA announced today that its Board of Governors voted in support of a working group’s report and recommendations to allow NCAA college athletes to be compensated for the use of their names, images, and likenesses (“NIL”).  With this support, the three NCAA divisions will now move forward with drafting revised NIL legislative proposals for

Braden Perry Featured in an Article on the Effect of COVID-19 on the Cannabis Industry

Braden Perry Featured in an Article on the Effect of COVID-19 on the Cannabis Industry

Cannabis industries are less likely to benefit from the stimulus package funding from COVID-19, due to its current legal status. In an article on HortiBiz.com, Braden Perry discusses some potential options for cannabis industries to gain assistance during this pandemic. Cannabis is still considered a Schedule 1 narcotic, which is why they are deemed ineligible

Braden Perry Quoted in Beekeeper Blog’s Article On Business Crisis Management

Braden Perry Quoted in Beekeeper Blog’s Article On Business Crisis Management

Crisis management is necessary in all aspects of business, whether it’s a global pandemic like COVID-19 or a corporate scandal. With the state of our current pandemic it’s important to have a plan in place for your business, and to expect the unexpected. Braden Perry discusses common crisis management theories in an article on Beekeeper’s blog.

“Crisis management is a general process that can take on many forms to address sudden and significant events. A good crisis management process contemplates events both internal and external to the entity. A good crisis management program will need a strategy to deal with stakeholders in varying ways, depending on the circumstances.”

To read this article in it’s entirety: https://www.beekeeper.io/blog/what-is-crisis-management/

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To meet this need, we provide our clients with experienced outside general counsel that partners with management to meet a company’s specific legal needs in a cost-effective manner. We act as outside general counsel so that clients have full-time legal support without the overhead and cost of hiring an in-house attorney.

As former in-house attorneys, our lawyers have experience working from within a company to manage the full spectrum of legal issues that commonly arise during the life of a business. We combine this background with a high standard of client service to position our firm as a strong provider of outside general counsel services.

Braden Perry Highlighted in Article on the Cannabis Industry’s Use of Blockchain

Braden Perry Highlighted in Article on the Cannabis Industry’s Use of Blockchain

Cannabis Dispensary Magazine’s recent article “Is the Cannabis Industry Ready for Blockchain”, features Braden Perry discussing the basics of understanding Blockchain. With the recent rise of popularity in Blockchain, you may  soon see applications in the cannabis industry. “Cannabis attorney Braden Perry, partner at Kansas City, Mo., law firm Kennyhertz Perry, helps companies implement novel

Braden Perry Featured in Kansas City Business Journal Article on Financial Fraud During COVID-19

Braden Perry Featured in Kansas City Business Journal Article on Financial Fraud During COVID-19

Kansas City Business Journal interviewed Braden Perry in the article “Businesses Beware: Financial Fraud is on the Rise“, discussing an upswing in financial fraud in Kansas City while more people are working from home. People’s home internet networks are likely not as secure as their office network. Frauds are being committing through email communication, and

CARES Act Provides Additional Avenues of Relief for Debtors Contemplating Bankruptcy

CARES Act Provides Additional Avenues of Relief for Debtors Contemplating Bankruptcy

Companies and individuals in the United States are confronting unprecedented challenges triggered by COVID-19, which has shuttered businesses, disrupted travel, supply chains, and the financial markets, and threatened global economic stability.  In response to the pandemic, the United States government has responded with the most significant economic stimulus package in history called the Coronavirus Aid,

CARES Act Enforcement under the Special Inspector General for Pandemic Recovery

CARES Act Enforcement under the Special Inspector General for Pandemic Recovery

Companies and individuals in the United States are confronting unprecedented challenges triggered by COVID-19, which has shuttered businesses, disrupted travel, supply chains, and the financial markets, and threatened global economic stability.  In response to the pandemic, the United States government has responded with the most significant economic stimulus package in history called the Coronavirus Aid,

Braden Perry Interviewed on Marijuana-Related Businesses in Thrive Global

Braden Perry Interviewed on Marijuana-Related Businesses in Thrive Global

Thrive Global is a website designed to advice Marijuana-Related Businesses (“MRB’s”) on up and coming technology advances, such as Blockchain. Kennyhertz Perry partner, Braden Perry, is an expert in representing clients in MRB’s.  Perry shares his story, and his expertise in counseling MRB clients as investors, on the financial side, financial institutions and innovation in