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The legal Cannabis Industry in New York is starting to come to life. The Business & Career Center in partnership with the City Bar Justice Center’s Neighborhood Entrepreneur Law Project presents a six-program series for those interested in starting a business in this budding industry.

Attend one or all of these in-person events, presented by volunteer lawyers, to get information on the resources and support provided to help you with the legal aspects of starting a cannabis business.

Tuesday, October 11 | Intro to Cannabis Business & Employment: Access to Cannabis Entrepreneurship and Creating a Qualified Cannabis Workforce

Tuesday, October 18 | Cannabis Ancillary Businesses: Key Ancillary Services Used in a Successful Cannabis Business

Tuesday, October 25 | Cannabis Business Entity Formation: Building Your Budding Business

Tuesday, November 1 | Cannabis Banking & Tax: Overview of Tax for Cannabis Enterprises – Boring but Necessary

Tuesday, November 8 | Cannabis Business Funding: Raising Capital for a Cannabis Business

Tuesday, November 15 | Cannabis Real Estate & Zoning: Finding the Spot – Cannabis Real Estate, Land Use, and Local Approval

BPL’s Business & Career Center is generously supported by Dime Community Bank, Lead Funder of the PowerUP! Business Plan Competition, Dr. Beverly S. Jacobs, Ridgewood Savings Bank, Reference Solutions, Elizabeth Crowell & Robert Wilson and Signature Bank.

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