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
27th November 2019
The impact of a decision by German authorities to classify CBD as a Novel Food has been assessed by our HeadRead more.
The Times – CBD products cannot be sold without safety tests, German court rules
27th November 2019
Our Head of Cannabis Law, Elliott Rolfe, has shared his concerns about the impact that a court ruling in GermanyRead more.
Fintech Finance – Is Bitcoin legally classed as property or not in the UK? A call for clarity
15th November 2019
Thomas Hulme shared his expertise on the classification of cryptoassets and its impact on the law. Read the full storyRead more.
CryptoBriefing – Could Trudeau’s Victory in Canada Propel Crypto Adoption, New Zealand Style?
23rd October 2019
Following the re-election of Justin Trudeau, Thomas Hulme has looked into Canada’s attitude to cryptoassets and its adoption of New ZealandRead more.
The Telegraph – Cannabis start-up aims to raise £24m ahead of Aim listing
30th September 2019
A boom in cannabis start-ups in the UK has seen Folium begin fundraising for £24 million ahead of a listingRead more.
Evening Standard – Weed investment boom sparks calls for City pot exchange
22nd August 2019
Robert Jappie, Head of our Cannabis Law service, has shared an update on the legality of CBD investment inRead more.
Multiple Publications – New Zealand becomes the first country to legalise cryptocurrency salary payments
16th August 2019
Markets Insider – New Zealand just became the first country to legalize salary payments in cryptocurrencies (BTC) Expertise shared byRead more.
Financial Times – New Zealand legalises salaries paid in cryptocurrencies
13th August 2019
Thomas Hulme, a Cryptoasset and Blockchain specialist at Mackrell. Turner Garrett has shared his thoughts on New Zealand’s decision toRead more.
Finance Monthly – Cryptocurrency: What can China learn from South Korea
1st July 2019
Thomas Hulme has shared his expertise on the nuances of cryptoasset trading in China and South Korea with Finance Monthly magazine.Read more.