Cannabis Canada: Industry starts process of legislation review, eyes economic impact

Two years after Canada legalized cannabis, it’s become clear that the regulated market isn’t perfect.

Since legalization more than 60 producers have sold into the legal market, over 1,200 licensed pot stores opened their doors and $8.6 billion has been contributed to the Canadian economy. Still, challenges remain.

Eric Foster, a Toronto-based partner at Dentons Canada LLP, plans to tackle those challenges after being tasked with leading Canadian Chamber of Commerce’s industry-led review of the Cannabis Act over the course of the next year.

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