Cannabis in the News: Northern Mariana Islands Legalizes Marijuana, Cannabis as an Alternative for Opioid Use and More

The Northern Mariana Islands Legalize and Regulate Marijuana The Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands made history when they legalized marijuana for both medical and recreational use. Governor Ralph Torres signed the bill, which includes home cultivation, on-site consumption, micro-producers and more, into law on September 21, 2018, making it the first time that a […]

Cannabis Insurance Agents: How to Become an Industry Expert

The legal marijuana industry is complex, ever-evolving and rapidly growing. If you’re an insurance agent who has recently started offering cannabis insurance to your clients, now is the time to immerse yourself in the industry and truly become an expert. This will set you apart from your competition and will allow you to provide the […]

How can Agents benefit from Offering Marijuana Insurance?

Have you received inquiries about whether or not you offer insurance to cannabis or cannabis-related businesses? If you’re wondering if you should tap into this growing market, read on to discover the advantages. It’s a growing industry Arcview research firm projects marijuana sales to jump from $6.7 billion in 2016 to $22.6 billion by 2021, […]

Cannabis in the News: Sessions Ends Obama Era Legal Marijuana Policy, States Push for Legal Marijuana Banking and More

Attorney General Sessions Reverses Legal Marijuana Policy Since 2013, the Justice Department policy was to not enforce federal marijuana laws against businesses or individuals in states with medical or recreational marijuana laws with the exception of cases involving minors or gangs, sales across states and the cultivation of marijuana on federal property. On January 4, […]

Fire Protection: Housekeeping Basics

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) estimated that, in 2013, there were 1,240,000 fires, resulting in 3,240 civilian fire fatalities, 15,925 civilian fire injuries, and $11.5 billion in direct property loss. These fire losses demonstrate the need for proper fire prevention procedures. While all fires start small, they can quickly spread out of control when […]