Mackrell panel GCI November 2020

CBD & Hemp – International Laws and Domestic Regulatory Quirks

November 2020

Mackrell panel GCI November 2020

Ricardo Geada, Head of Cannabis and Regulatory Team at Mackrell.Solicitors, chaired a Mackrell International panel discussion on “CBD & Hemp – International Laws and Domestic Regulatory Quirks” at the Global Cannabis Intelligence Virtual Summit. The summit is catered to the needs of leaders across the global cannabis value-chain.

This panel brought together some of the world’s leading experts in Cannabis Law from the Mackrell International legal network to look at the global regulatory regime for CBD and related products in the UK, USA, Germany and Switzerland.

This presentation gives a unique global view on of the legal nuances between jurisdictions when it comes to CBD products generally and how these affect the industry.


  • Margret Knitter (SKW Schwarz Rechtsanwälte)
  • Ricardo Geada (Head of Cannabis & Regulatory Team Mackrell.Solicitors, UK)
  • Sine Selman (Associate Peyer Partner Rechtsanwälte, Switzerland)
  • Benjamin Pomerantz (Counsel Carmody Torrance Sandak & Hennessey LLP, USA).

For help and advice for your cannabis business, get in touch with Ricardo Geada.