Cannabis Law Practice Co-Chair Quoted on What FDA Commissioner Gottlieb’s Resignation Means for the Industry

Cannabis Law Practice Co-Chair Quoted on What FDA Commissioner Gottlieb’s Resignation Means for the Industry
March 7, 2019

On March 5, 2019, FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb announced his resignation, amidst rising speculation that the organization was preparing to address policies concerning CBD-infused food and drinks.

In CNBC, Jonathan Havens said: "In times of transition, issues like this that are not of highest priority could get delayed." Jonathan is a former FDA regulatory attorney and current chair of the Firm's Food and Beverage Practice and co-chair of the Cannabis Law Practice.

Jonathan has been quoted extensively regarding this news in Law360, MarketWatch, Cannabis Business Times and Barron's.