The Harris Beach Podcast

The Harris Beach Podcast


Latest Episodes

Why Cannabis Related Businesses Must Consider Legal and Tax Issues
November 17, 2021

As cannabis related businesses seek strong corporate foundations for business success in a rapidly shifting landscape, it’s critical to consider legal and tax issues. Wesley Rene, an attorney on our C

Why We Started a SaaS Company
October 29, 2021

Why would a law firm start a software company? Technology provides law firms with enormous opportunities to improve client service in part, by streamlining and automating labor-intensive tasks. In tod

Don’t Put Borat on Your Billboards
August 26, 2021

A small cannabis dispensary choose to plaster the fictional character Borat on its billboard resulting in a $9 million lawsuit; but it’s not an isolated incident. In fact, theft of others’ intellectua

CAR T-Cell Therapy Patent Dispute
July 13, 2021

T-Cell Therapies offer enormous promise in the development of new approaches to treating cancer. A federal appeals court recently heard arguments in a patent dispute between two companies that have em

Recreational Marijuana Use Legalized in NYS
June 08, 2021

On March 31, Governor Andrew Cuomo signed into law the New York State Marijuana Regulation and Taxation Act (“MRTA”) which legalized recreational use of marijuana for adults over the age of 21. Although retail sales of marijuana are not expected to beg...

The Land-Use Challenges of Renewable Energy
March 19, 2021

New York state is placing a significant bet on developing renewable energy into a significant sector of the overall economy. The state has pledged to transition 50 percent of the state’s electricity to renewable sources by 2030,

Adult-Use Marijuana Legalization in NYS: What You Need to Know
March 18, 2021

Legalization of recreational, adult-use marijuana in New York state has never been more likely. At the start of 2021, Governor Andrew Cuomo introduced his plan, The Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act (CRTA), and positioned the tax benefits of legalization...

Facing the Risk of Personal Injury Claims from Covid-19
March 03, 2021

Product distributors, online retailers, and owners of facilities that are open to the public, may be wondering about their risk of personal injury claims stemming from COVID-19. On this episode of the Harris Beach Podcast,

Paycheck Protection Program: Common Questions and Updated Guidance
February 08, 2021

The Paycheck Protection Program has been seen as a lifeline for many businesses nationwide. In this episode Josh Steele discusses several common questions from the program – including changes to eligibility and forgivable expenses; the opportunity for ...