From the Archives: New York, Mon Amour (1979)

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From the Archives: New York, Mon Amour (1979) For many, the words “New York” evoke a feeling of nostalgia and romance. This is the sentiment that spurred the creation of the 1979 French film “New York, Mon Amour,” directed by Jean-Luc Godard. The movie follows the story of a French couple, played by Jacques Dutronc … Read more

New York Cannabis Social Equity Fund Secures $150 Million Investment

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In a major move for the cannabis industry, the New York Cannabis Social Equity Fund (NYCSEF) has secured a $150 million investment. This is the first of its kind in the state of New York and will be used to help those who have been most affected by the war on drugs, as well as … Read more

New York Governor Signs Legislation To Reign In Illicit Weed Market

On Wednesday, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed legislation to reign in the state’s illicit weed market. This is an important step forward in the development of a regulated cannabis industry in the state, and it has implications for data analysts and end users alike. The connection to big data is clear: the legislation requires … Read more

Littered Joint Roaches Wreak Havoc for Dog Parents in New York City

If you’re a dog parent living in New York City, you may have noticed an increase in the number of joint roaches littering the streets. These roaches, which are a hybrid of the American cockroach and the German cockroach, have become a major problem for pet owners in the city. The joint roach is an … Read more

Navigating True Party of Interest in New York Cannabis: A Guide for Business Owners

Navigating True Party of Interest in New York Cannabis: A Guide for Business Owners As the cannabis industry continues to grow, business owners need to understand the complexities of navigating true party of interest (TPOI) in New York. This guide will help business owners understand the TPOI requirements for cannabis businesses in New York, and … Read more

New York Regulators Approve 99 New Dispensary Licenses

On June 3, 2021, the New York State Department of Health approved 99 new dispensary licenses for medical marijuana dispensaries in the state. This is a major step forward for the medical marijuana industry in New York and is a testament to the growing acceptance of the medicinal use of cannabis. The approval of these … Read more

New York Launches Accelerator Program For Adult-Use Dispensary Owners

New York recently announced the launch of an accelerator program to help adult-use dispensary owners grow their businesses. The program will provide resources, training, and mentorship to help dispensary owners better understand the cannabis industry and develop their businesses. The program is a joint effort between the New York Medical Cannabis Industry Association (NYMCIA) and … Read more

Top New York Democrats Seek To Change Cannabis Tax

New York Democrats are pushing for a major change to the state’s cannabis tax system. As the state moves closer to legalizing recreational marijuana use, lawmakers are looking for ways to ensure that the taxation of cannabis products is fair and equitable. At present, New York has a medical marijuana program that taxes the sale … Read more