This course focuses on the historical background of the cannabis plant and the evolution of laws and regulations related to cannabis and industrial hemp. Key guidance is provided to professional practitioners and advisers involved in the legal, regulated cannabis and agricultural hemp industries.
A fast-paced discussion of what has been learned in other more mature markets like Colorado, Oregon and Alaska. What to expect in emerging markets where there is only medical access to cannabis or recent access to recreational cannabis. Evolving rules and market dynamics in agricultural hemp will also be addressed.
Practitioners who are serving or interested in serving clients in the cannabis and hemp segments.
Learn some of the laws and regulations in the cannabis and agricultural industries and realize new processes and challenges that have evolved.
Ron is Managing Partner of Seigneur Gustafson LLP in CO. He has over 30 years of valuation experience and has been endorsed as an expert witness in several jurisdictions and has served in appointments such as trustee, mediator, arbitrator and special master of the court. Ron is very active nationally as an educator and author of valuation science and has written and taught advanced level valuation courses in several states for the AICPA, NACVA, state bar associations and the Environmental Protection Agency.
He is past chair of the AICPA Accredited in Business Valuation committee and NACVA’s Professional Standards Board. He is an adjunct professor at the University of Denver Daniels College of Business where he teaches Valuing a Business. Ron is an author and lead instructor of the Association of Legal Administrator’s national Law Firm Management Essentials training program. Ron holds a BA in Hotel Restaurant and Institutional Management from Michigan State University and an MBA in Accounting and Corporate Policy from the University of Michigan. He is co-author of the 1300+ page treatise on business appraisal titled Financial Valuations: Applications and Models; Reasonable Compensation; Application and Analysis for Appraisal, Tax and Management; The Cannabis Industry Accounting and Appraisal Guide; and the soon to be released, Financial Expert Guide for Family Law Judges and Attorneys. Ron also continues to focus attention to tax planning and compliance matters, as well as emphasizing succession and exit planning strategies for Seigneur Gustafson clients and their professional advisors.
Ron has co-authored 3 books, including The Cannabis Industry Accounting and Appraisal Guide. He is an adjunct professor at the University of Denver and a speaker on professional practice issues.
Non-Member Price $99.00
Member Price $79.00