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‘The Week In Cannabis’ Exclusive
Cannabis compliance software provider Simplifya will announce Monday former senior DOJ official John Vardaman is joining the company as Chief Compliance Officer and General Counsel. While at DOJ in 2014, Vardaman drafted the department’s marijuana banking policy memo, one of the federal government’s first efforts to enable banking services for the cannabis industry.
Vardaman will help lead the team at Simplifya that analyzes state and local cannabis compliance and regulatory requirements, so that those requirements can be reflected in the software in a simple and easy-to-follow format. Simplifya’s software is