Seasoned Healthcare Executive and Academic Luminary Larry Kaiser, MD, Joins FSD Pharma Board of Directors

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–FSD Pharma Inc. (NASDAQ: HUGE) (CSE: HUGE) (FRA: 0K9A) (“FSD Pharma” or the “Company”) today announced that it has appointed Larry Kaiser, MD, FACS to its Board of Directors, effective immediately. Dr. Kaiser will also continue to serve as the Chairman of FSD Pharma’s Scientific Advisory Board (SAB). Dr. Kaiser is currently the Managing…

Halo Issued a Type 13 Distribution License Enabling Seamless Transportation Across California Operations

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Halo Labs Inc. (“Halo” or the “Company”) (NEO: HALO, OTCQX: AGEEF, Germany: A9KN) is pleased to announce that its subsidiary, Coastal Harvest LLC (“Coastal Harvest”), has been granted a Type 13 Distributor License Transport Only by the State of California (“Type 13 License”). A Type 13 License permits a licensee to transport cannabis goods…

First Trust New Opportunities MLP & Energy Fund Declares Monthly Common Share Distributions of $0.075 Per Share for February, March and April

WHEATON, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–First Trust New Opportunities MLP & Energy Fund (the “Fund”) (NYSE: FPL) has declared the Fund’s monthly common share distributions for February, March and April of $0.075 per share for each month. The payable, record and expected ex-dividend dates, as well as the distribution per share amount for these distributions are as follows:…

First Trust MLP and Energy Income Fund Declares Monthly Common Share Distributions of $0.10 Per Share for February, March and April

WHEATON, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–First Trust MLP and Energy Income Fund (the “Fund”) (NYSE: FEI) has declared the Fund’s monthly common share distributions for February, March and April of $0.10 per share for each month. The payable, record and expected ex-dividend dates, as well as the distribution per share amount for these distributions are as follows:  …

VerdePharmHealth and Base One Health Announce National Group Purchasing Partnership for Cannabis

NEW HOPE, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–VerdePharmHealth and Base One Health today announced a national group purchasing agreement for procurement of cannabis products across the multi-specialty network. Both organizations aim to simplify the supply chain, lower costs, and provide broad access to meet the needs of the providers and patients we serve. “Oncology, Rheumatology, and Neurology represent some…

Seaport Global Strengthens Equity Business

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Seaport Global Securities LLC (“Seaport Global”), a full-service investment bank, announced significant changes to the structure of the Equity business in Q4 2019 and anticipates further adaptations in 2020. Michael Meagher, CEO, said, “While we have reduced the size of our Equity Sales, Trading and Research teams, we retain a strong Equity Sales…

TRULIEVE DEADLINE ALERT: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Encourages Investors Who Suffered Losses Exceeding $50,000 In Trulieve Cannabis Corp. To Contact The Firm

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities law firm, reminds investors in Trulieve Cannabis Corp. (“Trulieve” or the “Company”) (Other OTC:TCNNF) of the February 28, 2020 deadline to seek the role of lead plaintiff in a federal securities class action that has been filed against the Company. If you invested in Trulieve…

Oregon CBD Leader Lazarus Naturals Plants Seeds for National Growth with New 40,000-Square-Foot cGMP Certified Facility

PORTLAND, Ore.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Lazarus Naturals, one of the Pacific Northwest’s largest hemp-derived CBD producers, further solidified its commitment to best-in-class quality by earning Current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) certification for its new 40,000-square-foot manufacturing facility. At a time when quality and safety are top-of-mind in the budding CBD industry, the certification signals regulatory compliance for safety…

ACB FINAL DEADLINE TODAY: ROSEN, A TOP RANKED LAW FIRM, Reminds Aurora Cannabis Inc. Investors of Important Tuesday Deadline in Securities Class Action; Encourages Investors with Losses in Excess of $1MM to Contact the Firm – ACB

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, reminds purchasers of the securities of Aurora Cannabis Inc. (NYSE: ACB) between October 23, 2018 and January 6, 2020, inclusive (the “Class Period”) of the important January 21, 2020 lead plaintiff deadline in the securities class action. The lawsuit seeks to recover damages for…

Trends in 2019 Securities Class Actions: Filings Remain High, Resolutions Have Slowed, and Median Settlement Rises

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Federal securities class action filings in 2019 remained high for the third straight year, according to an annual report released by NERA Economic Consulting. “Recent Trends in Securities Class Action Litigation: 2019 Full-Year Review” finds an uptick in standard cases, the highest recorded median settlement value since 2012, and a decrease in resolutions…

Stem Holdings, Inc. to Appoint Former General Partner for Goldman Sachs, Dennis A. Suskind, to Stem's Board of Directors

BOCA RATON, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Stem Holdings, Inc. (OTCQX: STMH CSE: STEM), a leading vertically-integrated cannabis and hemp branded products company with state-of-the-art cultivation, processing, extraction, retail, and distribution operations, is pleased to announce that it has agreed to the appointment of Dennis A. Suskind, former General Partner for Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC, to Stem’s Board…