CBD litigation in 2020 reinforced a several things about the CBD (and other hemp derivatives) industry, including:

  • companies involved in the CBD industry must carefully navigate the regulatory and litigation landscape;
  • it’s not just the brand owners who are the target of claims, but also raw material suppliers, manufacturers, distributors and retailers;
  • ensure that your product contains what you say it contains and in the amount you say it contains; and
  • perhaps most importantly, carefully scrutinize your claims, as false, misleading, or egregious claims present the quickest and most direct path to government scrutiny and class action claims.

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