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The Medical Marijuana Regulation and Safety Act: The Stakes Have Never Been Higher For California’s Medical Marijuana Growers And Operators
On October 9, 2015, Governor Jerry Brown signed three medical marijuana bills (AB 243, AB 266, and SB 643) into law. These three bills, collectively known as the Medical Marijuana Regulation and Safety Act (MMRSA), created a uniform statewide licensing and operating rules for individuals and businesses in the commercial medical marijuana industry. Specifically, the MMRSA did three things: established provisions for dual licensing, addressed law enforcement concerns, and protected the autonomy of cities and counties in regulating medical marijuana businesses within its borders.
Foley & Mansfield extends our congratulations and appreciation to Minneapolis attorneys Lisa Lamm Bachman, Sarah E. Roeder, Tessa A. Mansfield and Seymour J. Mansfield, recognized as 2015 North Star Lawyers by the Minnesota State Bar Association.
The national defense firm of Foley & Mansfield is pleased to announce it has been ranked 15th on Law360’s 2016 list of the 100 best U.S. law firms for women.
The Oregon Court of Appeals in a unanimous 3-0 decision rejected the “bare metals” defense in McKenzie v. A.W. Chesterson, 277 Or.App 728 (2016). The Court specifically declined to follow the line of cases of our sister states, Washington (Simonetta v. Viad Corp., 165 Wash 2d 341, 197 P3d 127 (2008); Braaten v. Saberhagen Holdings, 165 Wash 2d 373, 198 P3d 493 (2008)0 and California (O’Neil v. Crane Co., 53 Cal 4th 335, 266 P3d 987 (2012).
Foley & Mansfield is pleased to announce that Miami partner Beranton J. Whisenant, Jr. was presented the Rising Star Award by the Wilkie D. Ferguson, Jr. Bar Association at it's annual Scholarship and Awards Gala held on April 9, 2016.
Keith Ameele and Lou Klein of the Los Angeles office of Foley & Mansfield, PLLP successfully obtained a defense verdict on behalf of their client, a mechanical services contractor in a severe construction accident case in Northern California
Foley & Mansfield has recently became aware that criminals are using our name in an attempt to perpetuate a fraud. The fraud involves individuals attempting to purchase items online and submitting a fraudulent check with the name “Foley & Mansfield, PLLP", along with a letter. Foley & Mansfield, PLLP has no connection to this person or group and we are working with state and federal law enforcement officials in an attempt to find and prosecute the perpetrators of this fraud. If you have received such a letter and check, please contact your local law enforcement agency immediately to report it. Do not attempt to cash the check or send any money to any person or address listed in these letters.
The national law firm of Foley & Mansfield is pleased to announce it has raised more than $7,000 for the Safe Water Safe Homes Fund established by the Community Foundation of Greater Flint in response to the 2014-2016 Flint Water Crisis.
The Foley & Mansfield family mourns the loss of our retired partner, Frank A. Dvorak.