Regulatory briefing

Our regulatory briefings section delivers current and up-to-date legal and regulatory news relating to all aspects of the CBD industry. It covers individual regulation changes across the world, policy and governmental changes that impact the industry and technological and medical innovations that affect how the industry is regulated, to name a few.

EIHA launches novel food application consortium project

Written by Freddie Dawson || 26th June 2020 || Regulatory briefing |

EU
Europe
EU regulation
Food
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing
A new consortium project from the EIHA will put four separate novel food applications in to European and UK authorities after performing the necessary toxicological and safety studies ...

US states providing tax relief measures in midst of COVID-19

Written by CBD-Intel || 8th May 2020 || Regulatory briefing |

Alabama
California
Colorado
Connecticut
Iowa
Kentucky
Massachusetts
Michigan
New York
North America
North Carolina
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Tennessee
Texas
United States
Vermont
Washington
COVID-19
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing
Every state in the US is offering some sort of tax relief in response to the coronavirus pandemic, and many hemp and CBD companies may be eligible for such relief ...

Government shutdown delays next step towards Mexican legalisation

Written by CBD-Intel || 23rd April 2020 || Regulatory briefing |

Mexico
North America
COVID-19
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing
Further advances towards the legalisation of cannabis in Mexico have been delayed by a government shutdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic, with a new deadline for legislation set by the country’s Supreme Court ...

Divisions over drug policy lead to fresh delay in UN vote on restrictions

Written by CBD-Intel || 16th March 2020 || Regulatory briefing |

EU
Europe
Mexico
North America
Russia
South America
Switzerland
United Kingdom
United States
Uruguay
World
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing
The United Nations’ central drug policy agency has declined to reveal why it again postponed a vote on WHO recommendations to relax restrictions on cannabis and related substances such as CBD and THC ...

Law firm leads call for joined-up hemp regulation between US states

Written by CBD-Intel || 5th March 2020 || Regulatory briefing |

Canada
Colorado
New York
North America
United States
Companies
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing
A coalition of organisations linked to the US hemp market has released the first part of a series of policy recommendations – while one CBD firm has been referred to the US Federal Trade Commission over extravagant health...