Cogence Group – Cannabis Blog Series

By: Eli Neal We’ve concluded our blog series on Cannabis. Below is a summary of the articles written: 1. An Introduction to the Oregon Marijuana Industry 2. How to Perform a Business Valuation of a Marijuana Business 3. Adjusted Net Asset Approach for Marijuana Businesses 4. Market Approach – Marijuana Business 5. Income Approach (Discount…

Strategic Value – Cannabis Businesses

By: Eli Neal Business Valuation – The Marijuana Chronicles #7 To catch up on past blog posts, check out the links at the end of this article. So far, this blog series has focused on the premise of fair market value, which is defined as a hypothetical transaction between a willing and able buyer and…

Consider an equal-pay analysis under the Oregon Equal Pay Law!

By: Taylor Cothran Introduction to the Oregon Equal Pay Law (House Bill 2005) The Oregon Equal Pay Law (House Bill 2005) will go into effect on January 1, 2019 to defend protected classes (gender, sexual orientation, etc.) from pay discrimination. Employee wage claims will inevitably arise as a result of the new law. A formal…