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Legal Speak is a weekly podcast that makes sense of what's happening in the legal industry. Each episode tackles a subject that's worthy of a deep dive—from law firm profit hacks to Supreme Court showdowns to the most promising plays in legal tech. Hosted by Senior Litigation Reporter of the Daily Report Cedra Mayfield and Senior Staff Writer for the American Lawyer Patrick Smith, Legal Speak offers straight talk from experts, plus an inside-the-newsroom perspective on market-shaping stories.

Sep 13, 2019

Litigation powerhouse Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan announced its launch of a dedicated cannabis practice in August. On this Legal Speak episode, Quinn partner Robert Becher speaks with reporter Patrick Smith about the firm’s ambitions to be the go-to litigation firm for cannabis clients, the regulatory impediment for cannabis businesses and what it takes to keep up with constantly shifting laws. Legal Speak is brought to you by Econ One, offering economic expertise, consulting and dispute resolution, and data analytics.