Christian Bax used to regulate medical marijuana and Tony Glover used to regulate alcoholic beverages, casino gaming, and tobacco. With the REGULATED podcast, they tackle the most interesting corporate, regulatory, and legal developments in those industries and more.
Give Me Liberty and Give Me a Drink with Jarrett Dieterle
Tony and Christian chat with Jarrett Dieterle, one of America’s foremost experts on alcohol policy, on the history of odd alcohol laws in the United States, policy shifts during the pandemic, and his new book, Give Me Liberty and Give Me a Drink!
Emergency Pod: Introducing Florida's Edibles Industry
This week, the State of Florida issued an emergency rule authorizing edible medical marijuana products for the first time. Cannabis industry experts Ryan Fingerhut (Global Go) and Eric Stevens (Florida for Care) join REGULATED for a round-table discussion of the rule and its impact on the industry. The group goes deep on the provisions that will matter the most for operators and advisors, including a line-by-line analysis of key portions. Now streaming at REGULATEDpodcast.com and on all major podcast apps.
Sin Industry Analytics with Adam Crabtree
NCS Analytic’s CEO Adam Crabtree is one of the foremost experts in the data analytics of the sin industries. We go deep on how he’s using data analytics in cannabis, opioids, and beyond. This was a fascinating talk about the future of regulating some of the most challenging fields in society today using technology.
ASTM and the Great Green Wave of Standardization with Charles Rutherford II
Charles Rutherford III is an expert on ASTM’s D37 committee on cannabis. He has more than 8 years as Business Development Director for Boveda's world-class products, and has saved scores of cultivation and packaging facilities a lot of money. He successfully ushered through the first-ever consensus-based global cannabis standards on proper cannabis storage through ASTM and is the leader of the Cannabis Drying sub-group in the Cannabis Focus Group within the National Conference on Weights and Measures. He is also on the board of the American Trade Association for Cannabis and Hemp.
This was a great discussion on the role of third-party groups like ASTM, and their growing importance in drafting consistent, scientific standards for the cannabis industry.
Elections in the Time of Covid
What do politicians do when they can’t shake hands and kiss babies? This week Christian and Tony break down the unprecedented challenges Covid presents to candidates across the country. The guys are particularly interested in state and local laws all over the country that are forcing candidates and their staff out into their communities to collect thousands of signatures in the middle of an epidemic to even get on a ballot.
Regulatory Opportunities with Bradley Tusk
Bradley Tusk is the CEO and founder of Tusk Ventures, the world’s first venture capital fund to invest solely in high growth startups facing political and regulatory challenges. This week on REGULATED, he shares his perspective on regulatory opportunities during these uncertain times and other insights gained during his career in government, politics, and business.
Bradley writes a column for Fast Company, hosts a podcast called Firewall, and wrote a book called The Fixer: My Adventures Saving Startups From Death By Politics. He previously served as campaign manager for Mike Bloomberg, as Deputy Governor of Illinois, and as Communications Director for Senator Charles Schumer.
Christian Bax used to regulate medical marijuana and Tony Glover used to regulate alcoholic beverages, casino gaming, and tobacco. With the REGULATED podcast, they tackle the most interesting regulatory, research, and investment developments in those industries and more.