US Updates Border Policy for Canada Marijuana Growers

US Updates Border Policy for Canada Marijuana Growers| Evelyn-Ackah-Ackah-Business-Immigration-Law

US custom’s policy on cannabis and cross-border business and travel is a major concern for Canadians as legalization nears. Not only are Canadian marijuana users at risk, Canadian investors and workers in the US cannabis industry also face barriers to entering the United States. In response to the concern, the United States has updated border policy for Canada marijuana growers. […]

HR Policies and Canada’s New Marijuana Laws

HR Departments in Canada and the US Should Update HR Policies: Canada's New Marijuana Laws | Evelyn Ackah | Immigration Lawyer

What HR Should Do Now to Prevent Problems for American and Canadian Employees America and Canada have long enjoyed a friendly personal and business relationship. Many US and Canadian businesses conduct cross-border business and have employees who regularly or occasionally travel between the US and Canada for work or business. With Canada’s new laws that legalize […]

Don’t Be Banned for Life From Entering The United States: Canada’s New Marijuana Laws

What to Do If Your Are Banned for Life From Entering The United States: Canada's New Marijuana Laws | Evelyn Ackah | Immigration Lawyer

When Canada’s new marijuana laws that legalize cannabis use go into effect October 1, 2018, “U.S. customs and border agents are bracing for Canada’s legalization of recreational marijuana, saying they will continue to enforce federal law along the northern border,” according to Newsweek, and “Although medical and recreational marijuana may be legal in some U.S. States […]

Canadian Marijuana Investors or Legal Users Can Be Denied Entry at US Border

Legalization in Canada Causes Issues for Marijuana Investors at the US Border | Evelyn Ackah | Immigration Lawyer

As other countries become aware of Canada’s new pot laws that go into effect October 1, 2018, immigration lawyers are warning Canadians who admit to consuming marijuana legally in Canada or marijuana investors could have problems at the border, which is under United States federal jurisdiction. While marijuana is legal in several states, in the […]