Description: The Hemp Farming Act of 2018, as passed in the 2018 Farm Bill, allows farmers to legally grow industrial hemp and makes cannabidiol (CBD) – a hemp byproduct – legal at the federal level. This is big news! Subject to state law, financial institutions can begin opening accounts and lending to industrial hemp and CBD-related businesses. But many questions remain. How can you distinguish a legal hemp crop from an illegal one? What ongoing due diligence and reporting will be expected? What are the SAR implications? Join this informational session to learn the answers to these questions and more!