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Richard Ivar Rydstrom, California Attorney at Law,
J.D. Law, Bachelor of Science in Public Accounting
Like a “David vs. Goliath” story, Rydstrom fights back for the “little guy.”

2017/2018 New California Cannabis Laws: Licensure Applications start to issue January 1, 2018;
Applications are underway!:

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    • New California Cannabis Laws: Licensure Applications start to issue January 1, 2018:
      • MCRSA and AUMA  (“MAUCRSA”)
        • Medical Cannabis Regulations and Safety Act (MCRSA)
        • Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MAUCRS)
        • Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC) (Ca Dept. Consumer Affairs)
        • Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB)
      • Commercial Leases (Tenants, Landlords)
      • De-conflicting California and Federal Law Conflicts
        • Nuisance Breach/Defaults
        • Illegal Unlawful Breach/Defaults
        • No basis for eviction from Use (if in compliance with Local & State Law)
        • No ownership sharing (or Landlord defacto ownership) or control impairment
        • No Profits Sharing Leases
        • Only one licensee per parcel (uncertainty)
        • No unfettered access by Landlord
        • No Landlord Build-outs or impermissible financing
        • Agreed Work List by technical requirement not Use
        • Compliance with Local and State Laws (conditional use permits)
        • Agreed law and facts
      • 17 Cannabis Cultivation Licenses
      • Indoor, Outdoor, Specialty Cottage, Mixed-Light, Small, Medium, Large, Processors, Nursery
      • Under or Over 10,000 Square Feet
      • Ca Sales and Tax Permits
      • Coops
      • Mutual Benefit Collectives
      • Other Entity Formations
      • Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC) (Ca Dept. Consumer Affairs)
      • Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB)
      • Ca Legal Cultivation, Manufacturing, Distribution, Testing, Dispensary, Transportation
      • Restrictions from Schools, Parks, etc.
      • State Law vs. Federal Law Conflicts
      • Safeguard your Retirement Funds and Property (PRT)
  • Real Estate Leases and Representation:  (New 2017-2018 Article: Don’t Sign that Lease)
  • (See, e.g., Vice v. Thacker (1947) 30 Cal.2d 84, 90 [[W]here an agent has assumed to act in a double capacity, a principal who has no knowledge of such dual representation . . . may
    void the transaction.])
  • Don’t sign a Commercial Lease before you get legal representation with emphasis in the new California Cannabis Laws and the Federal confliction with state laws.

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    Other Services:
    • Civil, Business & Real Estate Litigation (Click for Home Seller Article)
    • Business & Contract Disputes and Litigation (Plaintiffs and Defendants)
    • Business, Real Estate & Contract Transactions and Drafting (Click for Building Tax Equity Wealth) (Click 1031 Exchanges, Dos & Don’ts)
    • Consumer Rights & Defective Products
    • Asset & Estate Protections  (Click for 13 Secrets of the Rich or Informed)
    • Entertainment Law & Litigation (Music, TV, Film, Contracts)
    • eCommerce, Technology, Internet, SocialMedia and Media Contracts & Litigation (Saas, Consulting, Startups, Employment, Licensing, Development, Maintenance, Support, Disclaimers, Indemnity, Independent Contractor; Owners Asset Protections)
    • Startups and Business Governance Protections (Click for 6 Dangers)

Mr. Rydstrom has been quoted or published by: United States Congress, The Los Angeles Times, USA Today Magazine, MortgageOrb, Mortgage Daily News, Orange County Register,, National Business Institute, CMISfocus eMagazine, Pepperdine University (Law, Business Journal), AIR Commercial Real Estate Association, Constructor Magazine for the AGC Association, Society of California Accountants, various Landlords and Real Estate Owners associations and others. Richard is a frequent keynote speaker, moderator, panelist, and CLE instructor for National Business Institute for lawyers, judges, banks, and servicers.

Some significant distinctions include:

Published in a Statement to the 110th Congress, House Ways & Means Committee, Chairman Charles Rangel
Considered a national expert in mortgage banking and related foreclosures
Honorary member of the American Legal and Financial Network (AFN)
Chairman of CMIS (Coalition for Mortgage Industry Solutions)
Member of the HAMP Policy Working Groups (AFN, Treasury, etc.)
CLE speaker and educator for attorneys, judges, banks, servicers, accountants and financial advisors for the National Business Institute (NBI)
Frequent keynote speaker, panelists, and moderator at national conferences and webinars including the AFN, NBI, CMIS, CMBA
Voluntary Settlement Officer (VSO) for all Los Angeles courts