Cozen O’Connor’s State Attorneys General Practice Member/Former Virginia AG Discusses State Cannabis Compliance Programs

  • Cozen O’Connor Member and former Virginia AG Jerry Kilgore participated in the opening panel for the Attorney General Alliance’s (“AGA”) Cannabis Law and Policy Virtual Summit earlier this week.
  • Kilgore discussed his experience in representing cannabis companies and the various types of compliance programs states employ today, in both recreational and medical cannabis states.
  • Kilgore stressed the need for balance in states’ compliance programs, stating “the states use compliance programs to promote consumer protection” and further noting “these compliance programs become cost leaders for companies in areas of labeling, testing, security and staffing.”