AHPA and HIA Hemp-CBD Webinar

AHPA and HIA Hemp-CBD Webinar

AHPA and HIA provide update on Hemp/CBD legal and regulatory issues

Published: Thursday, January 31, 2019

Event date: 2/21/2019 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Export event


Webinar Details

Recorded: Febr. 21, 2019
Duration: 2 hours             
$50 - AHPA/HIA members
$100 - non-members
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Archived Webinar

AHPA partnered with the Hemp Industries Association (HIA) to present a webinar on Feb. 21, 2019 aimed at helping the herbal products industry understand the evolving regulatory landscape for hemp and cannabidiol (CBD) products.

The webinar presents expert information on how the 2018 Farm Bill impacts companies that want to cultivate hemp crops or sell consumer goods that contain hemp and hemp-derived ingredients, including CBD.

Webinar Agenda

  • Opening remarks

    • Michael McGuffin, AHPA President
    • Colleen Keahey Lanier, HIA Executive Director
  • Status report on the impact of the Farm Bill

    • Jane Wilson, AHPA Director of Program Development and Cannabis Committee Staff Liaison
  • Report on FDA Commissioner's statement

    • Will Woodlee, Esq., AHPA General Council and Partner at Kleinfeld, Kaplan & Becker
  • Overview of current regulatory landscape

    • Michael McGuffin, AHPA President
  • Analytical methods for legal compliance

    • Holly Johnson, Ph.D., AHPA Chief Science Officer
  • Answers to your questions


Veteran herbal industry experts will provide insiders' views of the evolving regulatory landscape for companies growing, manufacturing or selling hemp and products with hemp-derived ingredients.

  • Michael McGuffin, President, AHPA
  • Colleen Keahey Lanier, Executive Director, HIA
  • Jane Wilson, Director of Program Development, AHPA
  • Holly Johnson, Ph.D., Chief Science Officer, AHPA
  • Will Woodlee, Esq., Partner, Kleinfeld, Kaplan & Becker

Status report

AHPA recently revised it's free industry resource titled Status Report: Marketing of hemp and cannabidiol (CBD) products in the United States following passage of the 2018 Farm Bill.

This Status Report provides concise and up-to-date information on the legal status of hemp and CBD operations and products.

Download Status Report here >>


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