Brittany Bonetti Authors Chapter on Cannabis Use in Healthcare

Brittany Bonetti

Atlantic City, N.J. — Brittany A. Bonetti, an attorney at Cooper Levenson, is the author of a chapter in Health Care and the Business of Cannabis, a practical guide to be published by the American Health Law Association. The book addresses the legal haze surrounding the business of cannabis within the traditional health care industry. Bonetti authored chapter 4: “Physician Considerations for Participating in State Medical Cannabis Programs.”

Written and edited by a diverse group of seasoned professionals, Health Care and the Business of Cannabis includes full coverage of the business transactions involving the manufacturing, possession, or distribution of medical cannabis, as well as analysis of the unique issues faced by health care providers whose residents, patients, and employees may participate in state cannabis programs. The book provides guidance for how providers reconcile federal laws with state legalized medical cannabis reforms and discusses potential legal implications for a health care practitioner who recommends medicinal cannabis. It also addresses considerations for  businesses seeking licenses to operate cannabis establishments. operate  

Bonetti is an associate in the Cooper Levenson’s Healthcare and Cannabis Law practice groups. She assists hospitals and health systems, medical staffs, individual physicians and physician groups in business transactions and regulatory matters of all types. She regularly navigates transactions involving complicated healthcare regulations, including the Stark law and Anti-Kickback Statute.

Bonetti graduated from George Washington University, Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts. She received a Master of Public Health concentrating in health systems and policy from the Rutgers School of Public Health. She was awarded the ABA-BNA Award for Excellence in the Study of Health Law when she graduated from Rutgers Law School with a Juris Doctor. She resides in Haddonfield, N.J.

Cooper Levenson is a full service law firm since 1957, with 75 attorneys and New Jersey offices in Atlantic City and Cherry Hill. The firm also has offices in Bear, Del., Fort Lauderdale, Florida, New York City, New York, and Las Vegas, Nevada.