JONATHAN HAVENS is an associate at Saul Ewing and Vice Chair of the firm’s Food and Beverage Practice. He counsels clients on regulatory, compliance, enforcement, and transactional matters related to products regulated by, among others, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA). Beyond this work, Jonathan’s experience extends to matters involving a wide array of state and municipal agencies, state attorneys general, and district attorneys. Companies in the life sciences, food and beverage, consumer health care products, cosmetics, tobacco, and medical cannabis industries, among others, turn to Jonathan for advice on how to get and keep their products on the market. He advises companies throughout the product life cycle, including product development, formulation, manufacture, distribution, and promotion. Before entering private practice, Jonathan served as a regulatory counsel with FDA, where he focused on compliance and enforcement related to promotion, advertising, and labeling.
COLIN MUDD is the National Compliance Director at MC Management LLC. He has been in the Colorado cannabis industry since 2009. He has held roles in the retail, cultivation and manufacturing sides of multiple businesses. He has been compliance director for 3 years at incredibles in Colorado where they have 3 cultivation facilities and one manufacturing facility for infused products. He also oversees compliance for incredibles manufacturing in Nevada, California and Oregon and has been active in the rulemaking process for recreational cannabis laws in Colorado and Nevada.