Shook Launches Cannabis Law Practice and Surveys In-House Counsel on Legal Liability Issues

More than half of in-house counsel surveyed in a new white paper by Shook, Hardy & Bacon plan to increase legal spending in the next two years to accommodate the evolving cannabis market, with a significant growth in litigation threats anticipated over the next decade. 

“Articles and comments from industry players (and its detractors) often invoke images from the wild, wild West, and that might be a fair assessment in that the legal landscape for these products remains unclear,” stated Shook Partner Katie Gates Calderon, co-chair of the Cannabis Law Practice.

You can learn more in the full press release.