LICENSING STRATEGY AND HEALTH CANADA COMMUNICATIONS

  • Initial licensing strategy

    • Identify optimal licensing path and develop expedited licensing plan

  • Application Rescue

    • Identify and resolve impediments to initial licensure

    • Communicate directly with Health Canada to resolve licensing delays

  • Security Clearance

    • Conduct confidential screening interviews with potential Security Clearance candidates

    • Engage directly with Health Canada to resolve extended Security Clearance delays

  • M&A, Restructuring/CCAA, Company Reorganization

    • Conduct pre-acquisition due diligence on licensed cannabis assets

    • Provide licensing advisory services in support of M&A transactions, restructuring/CCAA and corporate reorganizations

    • Communicate directly with the Health Canada team responsible for “change of control” transactions

With over 1,450 federal cannabis license consultations under our belt since 2013, the CannaNavigators team has unparalleled experience communicating with all levels of Health Canada’s Controlled Substance and Cannabis Branch. The unique knowledge and insights we have gained are distilled in the following strategic advisory services available to our clients.