Courtney N. Moran

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Courtney N. Moran, LL.M. founding principal of EARTH Law, LLC is the leading expert championing legal policy for a sustainable Cannabis hemp industry. Courtney’s article, Industrial Hemp: Canada Exports, United States Imports was published by the Fordham Environmental Law Review. She successfully lobbied on behalf of the Oregon Industrial Hemp Farmers Association for passage of HB 4060 and SB 1015, protecting Oregon hemp agricultural interests. She authored H 3559, establishing the South Carolina hemp program. She also provided foundational language for Wisconsin industrial hemp legislation, AB 147, AB 183 and SB 119 establishing the Wisconsin hemp program. Courtney serves on the Oregon State Bar Cannabis Law Section Executive Committee, National NORML Board of Directors, and Verified Life Cycle Board of Directors. Courtney is also the appointed NORML Hemp Liaison and the national Hemp Industries Association Legislative Review Committee Chairwoman.