Joshua S. Bauchner

Client Alert: The Applicability Of Force Majeure Clauses In A Pandemic

Many leases contain a force majeure clause which, traditionally, excused performance by the tenant due to extraordinary circumstances or an Act of God. Perhaps not surprisingly, the law is ambiguous as to the effect of a force majeure clause in the face of the current pandemic: in sum, does the pandemic permit invocation of the […]

Client Alert: What to Expect from the CARES Act – The Paycheck Protection Program

While we are facing a global crisis in connection with the Coronavirus, or COVID-19 pandemic, life as we know it has been significantly disrupted. Small businesses are struggling to stay afloat, especially those that have been made to work remotely, close their doors entirely, or substantially limit their business operations by order of state and […]

NJ Cannabis Insider reports on recent event, highlighting speakers including Joshua Bauchner

NJ Cannabis Insider reported on its largest panel and networking event, NJ Cannabis Insider Live: The Road to Legalization held on Tuesday, March 10, 2020, at the New Jersey Convention and Expo Center in Edison. The event featured regulators, industry power players, entrepreneurs and professionals. Among the speakers highlighted were Joshua Bauchner of Ansell, Grimm & […]

New Jersey Launches A Hemp Program In Accord With The Federal Hemp Farming Act Of 2018

New Jersey recently launched a hemp program in accord with the federal Hemp Farming Act of 2018  which removed hemp (generally defined as cannabis with less than 0.3% THC) from Schedule I of the  Controlled Substances Act instead treating it as an ordinary agricultural commodity. Its provisions were incorporated into the 2018 United States Farm bill that became law on December 20, 2018. New […]

Joshua S. Bauchner to Present at the 2nd Annual Cannabis Symposium

Event: 2nd Annual Cannabis Symposium Date: Wednesday, March 18, 2020 Location: Webcast Details: Ansell Grimm & Aaron shareholder, Joshua S. Bauchner will present at the 2nd Annual Cannabis Symposium presented by the New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education (NJICLE) in cooperation with the New Jersey State Bar Association (NJSBA) Cannabis Law Special Committee. On Wednesday, […]

Joshua S. Bauchner Presents at NJ Cannabis Insider Conference

Event: NJ Cannabis Insider Live Date: Tuesday, March 10, 2020 Location: New Jersey Convention and Exposition Center, Edison, NJ Details: Ansell Grimm & Aaron shareholder, Joshua S. Bauchner will present at NJ Cannabis Insider Live: The Road to Legalization on Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at 1:50 p.m. He will join industry leaders, regulators, and fellow […]

NJ Superior Court Reinforces Stay Against Department of Health Relating to Medical Marijuana Alternative Treatment Center Applications

Court clarifies Dec. 2019 order granting Ansell Grimm & Aaron’s request for a stay of all administrative proceedings relating to all applications for medical marijuana alternative treatment centers. Ansell Grimm & Aaron’s Cannabis Law attorneys, including practice chair Joshua S. Bauchner and Rahool Patel, represent various companies which applied for medical marijuana licenses with the […]