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John Vardaman

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Marijuana banking
January 25, 2018

Sessions Abdicates His Responsibility on Marijuana

On January 4, 2018, Attorney General Sessions issued a memo formally rescinding years of Department…
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Press
January 4, 2018

Q&A: Former DOJ Attorney Dissects AG Sessions’ Marijuana Memo

John W. Vardaman III says Sessions' rescission of Obama-era guidance on marijuana puts U.S. attorneys…
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Press
September 6, 2017

CannaBrunch: Interview with Hypur’s John Vardaman

View original publication on CannaBrunch.net. On September 19, John Vardaman of Hypur, will speak at…
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Marijuana banking
August 15, 2017

Challenges and Solutions to Banking Marijuana-Related Businesses

This article will focus on the compliance challenges unique to banking marijuana-related businesses (MRB), and…
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Press
May 19, 2017

Former Justice Department Official: Trump’s First 100 Days Signal Reasons for Optimism for Marijuana Industry

View original publication on BizJournals.com. The budding cannabis industry may find reason for optimism despite President…
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Marijuana banking
April 26, 2017

Banking Florida Medical Marijuana Businesses

Originally published in Florida Bankers Association’s newsletter. In the current low-interest-rate environment, banks are actively…
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Marijuana banking
April 26, 2017

State-Legalized Marijuana: Opportunities for Credit Unions

Originally published on NACUSO.org. In the current low-interest-rate environment, credit unions are exploring new sources…
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