Monday, October 10, 2016

Prof. Brandeis presents Oct 18 at Alaska Common Ground event on the future of marijuana, coffee, and beer industries in Alaska

Prof. Jason Brandeis, J.D., Legal Studies faculty in the Justice Center, will be a panelist at the October 18 Alaska Common Ground event: "Bud, Brew, and Beer: The emergence of marijuana, coffee and beer industries in Alaska." He will be discussing an overview of the marijuana industry and potential impacts of legalization on Alaska's fiscal and economic future.

What: North to the Future event  -"Bud, Brew, and Beer"
When: Tuesday, October 18, 2016 -- 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Where:  49th State Brewing Company, 717 W. 3rd Avenue, Anchorage
Admission:  Free

This event is part of a series of free lectures  - "North to the Future: Keeping Us from Heading South" - presented by Alaska Common Ground and Nerd Nite to explore Alaska's future economy.

Prof. Brandeis teaches courses on the American legal system, constitutional law, and civil liberties, and is a frequent speaker on constitutional law and other legal topics.  Prof. Brandeis also maintains a private law practice through which he advises clients on marijuana law and policy questions.  This law practice preceded this presentation, and included providing legal services to the Campaign to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol in Alaska.