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A New Commodity in a Traditional Box: Hemp's Commodity Status Demands Appropriate Attention
Written By Allen N. Trask, III and Amy H. Wooten
The United States government federally decriminalized hemp on December 20, 2018, making hemp biomass—the raw, harvested agricultural plant—a commodity like any other crop, such as corn, wheat, or soybeans. …
A Summary of Bank-Related Provisions of President Biden's July 9th Executive Order Promoting Competition
Written By B.T. Atkinson and William R. Lathan, Jr.
On July 9, 2021, President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. signed an executive order "on promoting competition in the American economy" (the "Order"). The White House characterized the Order as an effort to reduce the trend of …