Asa's Regulatory Education Series
& Guest Appearances

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Presentation, Online

Thursday

Nov 17, 2022

Naturally Informed: Living Longer, Stronger & Healthier Virtual Conference Registration

Naturally Informed powdered by Wholefoods Magazine and Trust Transparency Center

Asa Waldstein presents a regulatory and enforcement update on notable action happening in emerging categories such as brain health; bone, muscle, and joint health; libido; immunity; heart health; eye health; and more!

Naturally Informed: Living Longer, Stronger & Healthier Virtual Conference Registration

Presentation

Tuesday

Nov 15, 2022

Say What? Decoding the Regulations Around CBD and Other Cannabinoid Claims

MJBizCon, Las Vegas, NV

Say What? Decoding the Regulations Around CBD and Other Cannabinoid Claims

Online, Presentation

Monday

Nov 7, 2022

Labeling and Marketing Hemp-CBD Products: Best Practices & Pitfalls to Avoid

Smither's Hemp & CBD Workshop

Asa Waldstein reviews best practices, and common mistakes companies make when marketing and labeling hemp-CBD products.

Labeling and Marketing Hemp-CBD Products: Best Practices & Pitfalls to Avoid

Presentation

Friday

Oct 7, 2022

What Can Marketers Learn From FDA/FTC Action?

Lucky Leaf Expo, Jackson, MI

Asa discusses common marketing pitfalls in the open forum presentation. This involves lots of audience participation and questions.

What Can Marketers Learn From FDA/FTC Action?

Presentation, Online

Monday

Sep 19, 2022

Naturally Informed: Coping, Balancing & Thriving in Challenging

Naturally Informed powdered by Wholefoods Magazine and Trust Transparency Center

Asa Waldstein presents a regulatory and enforcement update on notable action happening in the cognition, adaptogen, and nootropic space.

Naturally Informed: Coping, Balancing & Thriving in Challenging

Presentation

Tuesday

Aug 30, 2022

Common Mistakes and Best Practices for Online Supplement Sales

Positively Natural Marketplace
Las Vegas, NV

In this interactive discussion, Asa Waldstein reviews common and preventable mistakes companies make when selling supplements online.

Common Mistakes and Best Practices for Online Supplement Sales

Webinar

Wednesday

Jun 15, 2022

cGMP Facility Inspections Conducted by FDA: How Inspection Ready are You?

AHPA Webinar

This webinar is designed to help businesses in the dietary supplement industry understand the elements of current Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP) regulations (21 CFR 111) that are the primary focus during U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) facility inspections.

cGMP Facility Inspections Conducted by FDA: How Inspection Ready are You?

Webinar, Panel Discussion

Thursday

Jun 9, 2022

CBD Panel Discussion: Bridging the gap between science and regulation

Atlantia Clinical Trials

Asa Waldstein joins the Atlantia team to discuss how to use clinical data for marketing purposes to overcome regulatory hurdles that many CBD companies are encountering when commercializing their innovations.

CBD Panel Discussion: Bridging the gap between science and regulation

Presentation

Saturday

May 21, 2022

Medellin, Colombia: Pitfalls to Avoid When Entering the US Cannabinoid Product Market

Bizcann Expo Columbia
Medellin, Colombia

There is much that can go wrong when entering the US cannabinoid or supplement marketplace. In this session we discuss how to avoid common labeling, product manufacturing, registration, and marketing errors that can delay launches, or worse, attract the attention of the FDA and class action attorneys.

Medellin, Colombia: Pitfalls to Avoid When Entering the US Cannabinoid Product Market

Presentation, Online

Wednesday

May 18, 2022

Microbiome: Mastering the Market

Naturally Informed powdered by Wholefoods Magazine and Trust Transparency Center

Asa Waldstein presents a regulatory and enforcement update on notable action happening in the microbiome space.

Microbiome: Mastering the Market

Workshop, Online

Thursday

Apr 21, 2022

Cannabis II: Marketing Compliance for the Hemp Industry

Delaware Valley University

Asa Waldstein trains future regulatory compliance professionals.

Cannabis II: Marketing Compliance for the Hemp Industry

Workshop

Tuesday

Apr 19, 2022

Marketing and Regulatory Compliance for 5th Year PharmD Students

Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

This course reviews common product online and social media marketing pitfalls to avoid.

Marketing and Regulatory Compliance for 5th Year PharmD Students

Panel Discussion

Thursday

Mar 24, 2022

2022 Regulatory and Compliance Update

NoCo Hemp Expo, Denver, CO

Speakers: Josh Hendrix, Jonathan Miller, Asa Waldstein, Samantha Walsh, Marielle Weintraub

Today, there are a number of congressional bills and legislative and regulatory activity that can have an impact the hemp industry. Join this expert panel for an overview and analysis of key political, policy and regulatory activity that require the hemp industry’s attention, and how producers and marketers of CBD and other cannabinoids, in particular, can remain compliant in the face of USDA, FDA, EPA and other regulatory oversight.

2022 Regulatory and Compliance Update

Presentation, Online

Friday

Mar 18, 2022

Preparing for FDA Inspections

Emblossum Herbal Conference

A 3-Day Conference for Emerging Herbal Businesses

Preparing for FDA Inspections

Panel Discussion, Online

Wednesday

Mar 2, 2022

Immunity: Mastering the Market

Naturally Informed powdered by Wholefoods Magazine and Trust Transparency Center

Panel: Communicating in-store and online—where are we now?

Panel description: As COVID-19 concerns carry over into another year and consumers commit to supporting immune health year-round, the ability to communicate clearly, effectively, and legally on the topic of immune health and wellness is essential. Hear from experts on the latest need-to-know regulatory issues, winning marketing strategies, and educational strategies for retail staff and consumers. Experts will focus on getting over the "noise" of COVID with messages that resonate both short- and long-term.

Immunity: Mastering the Market

Podcast, Interview

Monday

Feb 14, 2022

Asa Waldstein demystifies the CBD marketplace

Health Quest Podcast

In this interview Asa Waldstein will explain how CBD is regulated and how consumers can identify trustworthy companies and products.

Asa Waldstein demystifies the CBD marketplace

Podcast, Interview

Wednesday

Jan 19, 2022

Thought Leadership and Compliance

Move The Stairs Podcast

Thought Leadership and Compliance

Podcast

Thursday

Jan 13, 2022

Compliance and Marketing Claims

Canna Advocate Podcast

Asa and Pat chat about bridging the compliance, marketing, and regulatory gap between the supplement and hemp industries.

Compliance and Marketing Claims

Podcast

Monday

Jan 3, 2022

The Supplement and CBD Advisor: Bridging the Regulatory and Marketing Gap

Getting Transparent Podcast

Asa Waldstein, Founder and Principal of Supplement Advisory Group joins host Joe Witte to discuss the intersection of FDA regulations and marketing claims in the supplement and CBD industries.

The Supplement and CBD Advisor: Bridging the Regulatory and Marketing Gap

Podcast

Monday

Dec 20, 2021

Dietary Supplements, DSHEA, and Marketing Claims

Health Quest Podcast

This was a great conversation about the safety of dietary supplements, marketing claims, how to choose supplements, and the history of DSHEA.

Dietary Supplements, DSHEA, and Marketing Claims

Interview, Online

Tuesday

Nov 23, 2021

Practitioner v Product Claims

NuHerbs

Asa Waldstein and Wilson Lau explore the differences between claims that practitioners can make within their scope of practice versus ones they can make as herbal product marketers.

Practitioner v Product Claims

Presentation

Sunday

Nov 21, 2021

Marketing Strategies & Compliance

The Texas Hemp Convention, Dallas, TX

Join Asa Waldstein for this interactive discussion on marketing strategies, compliance, and common pitfalls to avoid.

Marketing Strategies & Compliance

Panel Discussion

Monday

Nov 15, 2021

Hemp Business Summit.
Panel Discussion: State Opportunities & Complexities

National Industrial Hemp Council, Washington, DC

National Industrial Hemp Council: Hemp Business Summit.
Panel Moderator: State Opportunities & Complexities

Hemp Business Summit.
Panel Discussion: State Opportunities & Complexities

Presentation, Panel Discussion

Saturday

Nov 6, 2021

Presenter: What Can Marketers Learn From FDA/FTC Action?
Panelist: Business and Marketing Panel

Lucky Leaf Expo, Houston, TX

Asa discusses common marketing pitfalls in the open forum presentation. This involves lots of audience participation and questions.

Presenter: What Can Marketers Learn From FDA/FTC Action?
Panelist: Business and Marketing Panel

Panel Discussion

Friday

Oct 29, 2021

Marketing and legal panel on current regulatory topics and enforcement trends in Chicago, IL.

USA CBD Expo, Chicago, IL

Marketing and legal panel on current regulatory topics and enforcement trends in Chicago, IL.

Marketing and legal panel on current regulatory topics and enforcement trends in Chicago, IL.

Panel Discussion

Thursday

Oct 7, 2021

Smither's Hemp & CBD Workshop

Online Event

Asa moderates a panel with industry leaders panel on Hemp-CBD, A Look at the Future Landscape.

Smither's Hemp & CBD Workshop

Presentation

Thursday

Sep 30, 2021

The Growth of Green: A Hemp Industry Overview

Denver University

Interactive discussion on all things hemp

The Growth of Green: A Hemp Industry Overview

Presentation

Friday

Sep 3, 2021

Marketing Compliance: Effective Strategies Open Discussion

Southern Hemp Expo, Raleigh, NC

Southern Hemp Expo

Marketing Compliance: Effective Strategies Open Discussion

Webinar

Sunday

Aug 15, 2021

Federal Agencies 301: Potential Conflicts For Marketers of Cannabis Products

International Cannabis Bar Association

Level 301 CLE presentation

Federal Agencies 301: Potential Conflicts For Marketers of Cannabis Products

Interview

Thursday

Jul 15, 2021

Effective and practical marketing compliance

Insider in the Afternoon

Effective and practical marketing compliance

Presentation

Wednesday

Jun 30, 2021

How to not turn your tea product into a drug

World Tea Expo and Conference, Las Vegas

World Tea Expo Compliance Talk

How to not turn your tea product into a drug

Panel Discussion

Friday

Jun 25, 2021

Update on Cannabinoid Product Regulation

Hemp Leaders Summit, Fort Lauderdale, Fl

Asa Waldstein moderates this FDA and FTC panel.

Update on Cannabinoid Product Regulation

Interview

Tuesday

Jun 15, 2021

Compliance Pitfalls to Avoid

CBD Association

We discuss the cannabinoid regulatory, marketing, and enforcement trend landscape

Compliance Pitfalls to Avoid

Symposium

Thursday

Jun 10, 2021

cGMP's and Marketing Compliance for herbal product manufacturers

International Herb Symposium

An in-depth 3-hour workshop with Steven Yeager.

cGMP's and Marketing Compliance for herbal product manufacturers

Webinar

Thursday

Jun 3, 2021

Distributor Pitfalls to Avoid

Asa's Regulatory Education Series

What companies need to consider when distributing products?

Distributor Pitfalls to Avoid

Interview

Tuesday

Jun 1, 2021

U.S. Dietary Supplement Market Entry Regulatory Considerations

Health Products Association China

Jeff Crowther and Asa Waldstein discuss US market entry considerations

U.S. Dietary Supplement Market Entry Regulatory Considerations

Panel Discussion, Presentation

Friday

May 14, 2021

What Can Marketers Learn From FDA/FTC Action

Lucky Leaf Expo, Austin, TX

What Marketers can learn from FDA/FTC enforcement trends

What Can Marketers Learn From FDA/FTC Action

Interview

Thursday

May 6, 2021

The Rigorous Road to Compliance

The Hoban Minute

The rigorous road of regulatory compliance

The Rigorous Road to Compliance

Webinar

Tuesday

May 4, 2021

Preparing for Cannabinoid Regulations

Asa's Regulatory Education Series

NDI focused conversation about what companies should know

Preparing for Cannabinoid Regulations

Interview

Thursday

Apr 29, 2021

​Compliance, Herbalism, and the FDA view on CBD

LuvNCann

​I enjoy speaking about my opinion of the FDA's view on CBD, warning letters, herbalism, and so much more on this great podcast!

​Compliance, Herbalism, and the FDA view on CBD

Panel Discussion

Friday

Mar 26, 2021

Regulatory Reality on the Horizon

NoCo Hemp Expo, Denver, CO

Regulatory Reality on the Horizon with Bob Hoban, Tim Gordon, and Asa Waldstein

Regulatory Reality on the Horizon

Interview

Thursday

Mar 25, 2021

Herbalism, Compliance, & GMP's

The Natural Nurse

Knowing your legal GMP

Herbalism, Compliance, & GMP's

Interview

Friday

Feb 26, 2021

The Surprising Risks of Marketing CBD Products

Hemp Startup Journey

The Surprising Risks of Marketing CBD Products (podcast)

The Surprising Risks of Marketing CBD Products

Panel Discussion

Thursday

Feb 25, 2021

Compliance and the Customer Experience

Hemp Tours Live

Special guests weigh in on the impact of compliance on the customer experience.

Compliance and the Customer Experience

Interview

Sunday

Feb 21, 2021

Know Your Legal GMP's

Herbally Yours

I talk about my herbalism journey, the American Herbalist Guild, dietary supplement safety, AHPA, GMP's, and more!