INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY POSTS
United Cannabis Formulation Patent Survives Early Patentability Challenges
By: Steve Thomas United Cannabis (UCANN) holds U.S. Patent No. 9,730,911 that covers a cannabinoid-based medical product formula invented by Tony Verzura and Earnie Blackmon. The patent issued August 15, ...
CBD Trademarks Out of the Weeds
By: Stephen Thomas The continuing internal tension between various agencies and offices of the U.S. federal government over how to address the (seemingly) unstoppable growth of the marijuana industry in ...
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