IN THE NEWS

Marijuana purchases skyrocketed during Super Bowl weekend

Feb 11, 2016

Super Bowl 50 failed to draw the event’s largest TV viewing audience, but it did set a different kind of record: it was the highest Super Bowl ever. According to medical marijuana delivery company GreenRush, football’s biggest event brought a significant uptick in weed sales. The weekend of the game saw purchases spike by 310

Read More

Deadline that triggered rash of marijuana bans removed from state law

Feb 3, 2016

A March 1 deadline that mistakenly appeared in the state’s new medical marijuana law – prompting almost every local city and dozens more throughout California to hurriedly pass sweeping bans – no longer applies. Gov. Jerry Brown today signed into law Assembly Bill 21, an urgency measure that immediately removes the approaching deadline. It’s the

Read More

Historic Billboards Advertise Santa Ana Marijuana Dispensary

Jan 28, 2016

Driving on Main Street in Santa Ana, you’ll see everything from grocery stores to paint-chipped dive bars to auto loan offices with sun-bleached windows layered in dust. But now, for the first time in OC history, you’ll see two brand new billboards on the left hand side as you head toward the 55 Fwy— all

Read More

CalCann secures four preliminary positions for Santa Ana licensed dispensaries

Feb 18, 2015

Santa Ana lottery determines who gets permits to sell marijuana Cheers and sighs erupted at Santa Ana City Hall as would-be pot shop owners got their chance to obtain a permit to legally sell medical marijuana in the city. Thursday afternoon’s lottery was a result of the city-backed, voter-approved measure that says dispensaries can operate

Read More

Cannabis Financial Network Thought Leader Series

Nov 7, 2014

Mr. Aaron Herzberg, Esq., Marijuana Strategist & Investment Banker In this episode of CannabisFN’s Thought Leaders Series we talk to Mr. Aaron Herzberg, Esq., Marijuana Strategist & Investment Banker. He has worked with some of the biggest players in the industry to develop strategies to expand the market for legal cannabis in the U.S. Mr.

Read More

HighTimes Magazine: Weed People — Aaron Herzberg

Nov 6, 2014

In the emerging legal cannabis landscapes across the country, you’ll find guys like Aaron Herzberg making moves to ensure that the business of weed operates in a way that benefits entrepreneurs, patients, and recreational users. He’s a corporate marijuana lawyer, and in this week’s Weed People, he shares his insight on legalization. Full Article

Read More

OC County Register

Oct 7, 2014

While waiting for marijuana to be legalized, businesses in O.C. set up shop and hope. Aaron Herzberg earned about $1 million a year as an Orange County business lawyer for wealthy clients. Now he helps would-be dispensaries get licenses and invests in marijuana ventures from an office in Irvine. “When Colorado and Washington flipped the

Read More

Los Angeles Register: Eager Pot Moguls Put Down Roots

Oct 5, 2014

Local entrepreneurs are waiting … for laws to change. In the meantime, they’re developing niche businesses and becoming marijuana specialists, without actually selling pot. Aaron Herzberg earned about $1 million a year as an Orange County business lawyer for wealthy clients. Now he helps would-be dispensaries get licenses and invests in marijuana ventures from an

Read More

Main Street: Sin City Grants Plenty of Grow Licenses: Las Vegas Gambles on Weed

Oct 2, 2014

With more than 25 million tourists a year, Las Vegas is poised to be one of the top marijuana tourism destinations in the world once medicinal and recreational use is legal. “The whole environment is geared to adults having a good time” said Aaron Herzberg, marijuana legal strategist With his legal background, Herzberg assisted several

Read More