About Brian Ellis

With 6 years' experience in business journalism, Brian is the person we turn to for anything related to the business of cannabis. His news coverage spans topics including marijuana business and finance. Brian's work features on themarijuanapages.com, marijuanareferral.com, , marijuanamerchantaccount.com and marijuanainsuranceagent.com.
24 09, 2018

Fire At Greenfield Marijuana Facility Started By A Cigarette

By |2018-11-20T03:48:21+00:00September 24th, 2018|Fire & Theft|0 Comments

It’s the kind of nightmare that keeps a business owner up at night: it’s just another day in the greenhouses with your staff when suddenly, your nose catches a whiff of something burning. You begin [...]

15 12, 2015

1 in 5 Small Business Owners Would Allow Medical Marijuana at Work

By |2018-11-20T03:48:06+00:00December 15th, 2015|Health|1 Comment

Although the whole-plant use of medical marijuana is now legal in 23 states, workplace policies can often come into conflict with the rights of cannabis users. Should employers allow their employees to use marijuana during work hours, [...]

2 12, 2015

LLoyd’s of London End Marijuana Insurance Services

By |2018-09-27T08:45:30+00:00December 2nd, 2015|Industry|0 Comments

Insurance giant Lloyd’s of London is no longer providing insurance for businesses operating in the cannabis industry. While the comprehensive possession and use of medical marijuana is legal in 23 American states and in Washington [...]

23 11, 2015

Marijuana’s Legal Status Cannot be Used to Deny Insurance Coverage

By |2018-09-27T08:45:30+00:00November 23rd, 2015|Industry|0 Comments

Although the use of marijuana is still an offense under federal law, the capital of the U.S. and 23 U.S. states have passed laws that allow residents to use cannabis and its derived products for [...]