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Howard Sykes

Howard Sykes is a freelance writer from Arizona. His work covers a wide range of subjects, from emerging technologies to legal and regulatory matters relevant to the cannabis industry.

Hightimes, Adam Levin Settle with SEC Over Securities Fraud Scheme

WASHINGTON – Financially troubled Hightimes Holding Corporation, publisher of iconic High Times magazine, has agreed to pay the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) more...
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What’s Your Ideal Retail Tech Stack?

In the increasingly competitive retail sector, constructing the right dispensary tech stack is mission-critical. Your dispensary’s technical infrastructure, along with data management and use,...
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As the Lawsuits Turn: A Tale of Two Catalyst Cannabis Cases

Et tu, counselor? That might have been the thought running through the mind of Elliot Lewis, chief executive officer of Catalyst Cannabis, when he filed...
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Glass House Responds to “Black Marketeer” Allegations with Lawsuit

LOS ANGELES – A dispute between California cannabis competitors has resulted in dueling lawsuits containing extraordinary allegations of black marketeering and reckless disregard for...