In the Press

The latest news and comment from our firm is regularly reported by leading publications please see the examples below:
Health Europa – Recognition of CBD as Novel Food could have industry ramifications
The impact of a decision by German authorities to classify CBD as a Novel Food has been assessed by our Head
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The Times – CBD products cannot be sold without safety tests, German court rules
Our Head of Cannabis Law, Elliott Rolfe, has shared his concerns about the impact that a court ruling in Germany
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Fintech Finance – Is Bitcoin legally classed as property or not in the UK? A call for clarity
Thomas Hulme shared his expertise on the classification of cryptoassets and its impact on the law. Read the full story
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CryptoBriefing – Could Trudeau’s Victory in Canada Propel Crypto Adoption, New Zealand Style?
Following the re-election of Justin Trudeau, Thomas Hulme has looked into Canada’s attitude to cryptoassets and its adoption of New Zealand
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The Telegraph – Cannabis start-up aims to raise £24m ahead of Aim listing
A boom in cannabis start-ups in the UK has seen Folium begin fundraising for £24 million ahead of a listing
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PM Forum – Testing the boundaries
Our Head of Business Development and Marketing, Chris Lane and our Head of Cannabis Law, Robert Jappie, have discussed how
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Evening Standard – Weed investment boom sparks calls for City pot exchange
  Robert Jappie, Head of our Cannabis Law service, has shared an update on the legality of CBD investment in
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Multiple Publications – New Zealand becomes the first country to legalise cryptocurrency salary payments
Markets Insider – New Zealand just became the first country to legalize salary payments in cryptocurrencies (BTC) Expertise shared by
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Financial Times – New Zealand legalises salaries paid in cryptocurrencies
Thomas Hulme, a Cryptoasset and Blockchain specialist at Mackrell. Turner Garrett has shared his thoughts on New Zealand’s decision to
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Finance Monthly – Cryptocurrency: What can China learn from South Korea
Thomas Hulme has shared his expertise on the nuances of cryptoasset trading in China and South Korea with Finance Monthly magazine.
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Hemp & CBD Magazine – Legality in the UK
Robert Jappie, Head of our Cannabis Law service, has shared an update on the legality of CBD products in the
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Health Europa – The Future of Cannabis Law
Robert Jappie and Chris Lane have provided some unique insights into the development of the UK’s CBD and cannabis industry
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