Nursery Licensing in Canada

Nursery Licensing in Canada

Budding cannabis businesses have a variety of licence classes and subclasses to choose from. One of these is the nursery designation, which provides a unique opportunity for those interested in cannabis genetics to develop new varieties of high-quality cannabis and to then sell those strains to other cannabis producers who in turn will grow them…

How Employee Dishonesty Insurance Can Protect Your Business Against Embezzlement

How Employee Dishonesty Insurance Can Protect Your Business Against Embezzlement

In recent news, former bookkeeper Colleen Dhuga, of Kelowna, BC, pleaded guilty to stealing $1.2 million from her Calgary employer over a six-year period, claiming that her gambling addiction was to blame when she was confronted by her employer. Dhuga admitted to forging hundreds of cheques and stealing from multiple company credit cards. She attempted…

Alcohol and Cannabis Establishments: Do You Have the Right Coverage?

Alcohol and Cannabis Establishments: Do You Have the Right Coverage?

In our previous blog post, we discussed general host liability, which provides protection for the serving of alcohol by a non-liquor or cannabis-related business. If your company is directly alcohol-related, and is involved in manufacturing, selling or serving alcohol or cannabis, then host liquor policies under general liability insurance usually won’t protect you against claims.…