Howard Steinberg on the growing pains of the cannabis industry

Canada’s cannabis industry is starting to experience growing pains. It is grappling with a lack of capital, a mismatch in supply and demand, and many of the other challenges that can be expected in a nascent industry. Howard Steinberg, a seasoned executive and CRO focused on change management and who has been in the cannabis industry for many years, recently sat down with us to chat about market conditions and a recently completed restructuring in the space.

1057863 B.C. Ltd. (Re), 2022 BCSC 759

Can a party be forced to mediate its claim as part of a CCAA proceeding? The Petitioners owned and operated a pulp mill in Pictou County, Nova Scotia. On January 31, 2020, the Petitioners were required to shut down the mill, resulting in a complete cessation of their business…