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June 26, 2020

How Cannabis Labs Can Prepare for New BCC Testing Regulations

If you run an older cannabis testing facility in the state of California, then this article is for you.  Until recently, you’ve been able to operate […]
March 23, 2020
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How to Pick a Cannabis Site and Develop a Facilities Plan

This blog is for anyone trying to develop a cannabis business. Once you’ve fully assessed the opportunities and created a work plan, you’ll need to find […]
March 23, 2020
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How to Create a Winning Cannabis Business Plan

This quick guide explains the nuts and bolts of a winning cannabis business plan.  Why is a business plan so important? It lays out a detailed […]
March 11, 2020
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How to Organize a Winning Work Plan

Every entrepreneur needs a solid work plan before diving in headfirst, and cannabis businesses are no exception. Unfortunately, a lot of novice cannabis entrepreneurs jump the […]
December 20, 2019

How to Get a Dispensary License in California in 2020

Thinking of pursuing a dispensary license in California in 2020?  This in-depth guide covers our system for how to get a dispensary license in California in […]
December 20, 2019
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How to Get a Cultivation License in California in 2020

Looking to get a cultivation license in 2020? This guide breaks down our proven process for how to get a cultivation license in seven steps: Prepare […]
October 23, 2019
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Should You Hire a Lawyer or a Cannabis Consulting Firm?

Choosing the right professional to help get your cannabis business licensed is as critical of a choice as any you will ever make. The 2 of […]
October 23, 2019
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Where’s The Best Place for Starting a Marijuana Business in California?

Almost everyone that reaches out to us asks a variation of the following question:  “Where is the best city for starting a marijuana business?” Some have […]
June 11, 2019

How to Open a Licensed Cannabis Testing Lab in California in 2020

A key element to legalized cannabis commerce is the responsibility that a licensed manufacturer or cultivator has to produce and deliver safe products to their end-user […]
June 3, 2019

5 Key Factors Property Owners Must Consider for Cannabis Compliance

As a landlord in a cannabis legal state like California, you may have heard the terms “green rent” or “cannabis rates”. These terms describe the above […]
June 1, 2019

How to Get a Cannabis Distribution License in California in 2020

When California’s final cannabis regulations were released by the BCC at the end of 2018, one of the five major license types, Distribution, got very little attention in […]
February 20, 2019

How Much Does it Cost to Open a Dispensary?

By far the most common question BeGreenLegal gets in its inbox or on client calls is “How much does it cost to open a dispensary?” If […]
January 29, 2019

How To Pick the Right Cannabis Consultant and What to Avoid

Besides the proven psychological and even subconscious reasons why we all buy from people in the first place, namely that we know, like and trust them. […]
December 21, 2018
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Riverside County to Allow Unlimited Cannabis Retail Licenses

[sg_popup id=”2187″ event=”inherit”][/sg_popup][sg_popup id=”2187″ event=”inherit”][/sg_popup][sg_popup id=”2187″ event=”inherit”][/sg_popup] MAY 2020 – To combat upcoming budget deficits and the sluggish rate of both the approval and opening of […]
November 7, 2018

How California’s Midterms Create Opportunities for Cannabis Businesses

The US Midterm elections were a big win for the cannabis cause movement overall as voters in three more states took great strides towards a safer […]