Cannabis Hot Topics: M&A Transactions Do's and Don'ts

Date: February 16, 2022

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. ET

Contact: Justin Model, 212.908.3906 -

While a typical M&A deal is full of regulatory hoops and hurdles, a transaction involving a cannabis business will encounter even more layers of regulation. Our panel, including a CEO, an in-house lawyer and a banker, will offer insights and guidance on navigating the challenges that may impact a successful M&A transaction in the cannabis industry. This interactive and thought-provoking discussion will explore topics including:

  • The increased importance of M&A due diligence in an industry where governance and processes are often lacking
  • Section 280E’s impact on cash flow and expense allocation for tax reporting purposes
  • How the license transfer process affects valuation
  • State and local operational rules