Monthly Archives: February 2016

MMRSA – O.U. Chancellor’s Chat

mmrsa thumbnailMMRSA Online Elective Class
California Law is changing fast. Set up for success in the new regulatory environment with an expert business attorney. The first in a series of online classes that will explain “What just happened?!” and “What should I do next?!” Continue reading

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MMRSA Introductory 101 Online Class

Oaksterdam University logo 500x500 transparentMMRSA Elective Class: Oaksterdam Online
California Law is changing fast. Set up for success in the new regulatory environment with an expert business attorney. The first in a series of online classes that will explain “What just happened?!” and “What should I do next?!”  This class will outline exactly what the California Legislature passed, which agency will administer and enforce the Medical Marijuana Regulation and Safety Act, regulate Cultivation, Dispensaries, Manufacturing and Testing. 

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What You Need to Know About the Medical Marijuana Regulation & Safety Act: Part 2

CCLG logoThis article is the second of a three-part series that addresses the new laws under the Medical Marijuana Regulation & Safety Act (MMRSA). If you haven’t already read the article on cultivators and manufacturers then go check it out here. This article will highlight some of the new laws for dispensaries and delivery services under MMRSA.

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Dean’s Discussion: February 2016

Aseem thumbnailMy dear friends and alumni,

Things are heating up as we head into February and March! We are energized about our new collaboration with the Oregon Health Research Institute as scientific advisory board members as well as our partnerships with Stepping High and the University of West Indies in Jamaica.

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Instructor of the Month: Luke Zimmerman

headshotCongratulations to Luke Zimmerman, OU’s February 2016 Instructor of the Month!
What do you teach at Oaksterdam University?
Intellectual Property and the Cannabis Industry
How long have you been with OU?
I started teaching at the end of 2015, but attended Oaksterdam as a student in 2013.

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Tip of the Month: Where to Look for Cannabis Jobs

tip of the month ladybug transparentHere at OU, we are often asked where to look for careers in the cannabis industry. So this month instead of a Horticulture Tip, we wanted to discuss multiple job listing outlets! Continue reading

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Alumni Success Story: Ryan Nessa

ryan nessa squareCongratulations to Ryan Nessa, the featured February 2016 Alumni of the month!

Ryan is a graduate of the January 23-26 Basic & Advanced Horticulture Seminar Continue reading

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Luke S. Zimmerman

Professor: Intellectual Property, Copyright Law, and Trademarking Luke Zimmerman, Esq. LL.M is the founding and principal of The Law Office of Luke S. Zimmerman APC. Luke obtained his undergraduate degree in philosophy from the University of Oregon at Eugene and then graduated from Thomas Jefferson School of Law, in San Diego California.  His interest in international trade and investment law led him to the Netherlands where he obtained a Masters … Continue reading

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Nicole Howell Neubert, Esq.

Professor of MMRSA & Cannabusiness 102 Nicole Howell Neubert is a “go-to” business lawyer for the cannabis industry in California and beyond.  Her sharp intellect, thorough analysis, and fierce client-commitment are complimented by her uniquely well-rounded set of skills, industry expertise and wide-ranging, relevant legal experience. A trusted counselor and relentless advocate, Nicole serves as outside general counsel to the cannabis field, providing advice on matters of corporate and business … Continue reading

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