State of the Union—Cannabis and the Trump Administration, National Indian Gaming Association 2017 Indian Gaming & Trade Show; San Diego, California, Tuesday, April 11, 2017
The Rise of Alternative Financial Services; by Andrea Richards, Tribal Business Journal; March 23, 2017;
A look at how two financial entities help tribes fuel economic development By Andrea Richa...
Online Financial Services Opportunities in Indian Country, Epic User Conference 2017, Fort Lauderdale, Florida; Tuesday, February 1, 2017.
Sovereign Soil: Legal Challenges of Cannabis Development on Tribal Land, Tribal Cannabis & Hemp Symposium, Tulalip, Washington; Wednesday, November 2, 2016.
South Dakota charges 2 men trying to help launch pot resort; by Regina Garcia Cano & James Nord, Associated Press; August 2, 2016;
FLANDREAU, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota's top prosecutor charged two consultants who wo...
Tribal Cannabis (Marijuana and Hemp): Evolution and Challenges of an Emerging Industry; Reservation Economic Summit -- Oklahoma; July 12, 2016.
Tribal Cannabis: Regulatory Overview, Legal Challenges and Emerging Best Practices; National Reservation Economic Summit (National RES) Las Vegas; March 23, 2016.
Entrepreneurship: Sacrificing Today for a Better Tomorrow; National Reservation Economic Summit (National RES) Las Vegas; March 21, 2016.
Legal Experts Urge Caution as Tribes Enter Pot Business; by Mary Hudetz, Associated Press; November 18, 2015; http://bigstory.ap.org/article/3fe82f528cdb442c8d54b272b0e07de4/legal-experts-urge-caution-tribes-enter-pot-business
Tribal Marijuana: Year in Review and Lessons Learned; Reservation Economic Summit - New Mexico; November 18, 2015.
Tribes eye pot resorts for profit; by Charlsie Dewey, Grand Rapids Business Journal; October 30, 2015; http://www.grbj.com/articles/83699-tribes-eye-pot-resorts-for-profit
South Dakota Tribe to Open Nation's 1st Marijuana Resort; by Regina Garcia Cano, Associated Press; September 29, 2015; http://bigstory.ap.org/article/b759278274a94be89e6e4f3793b8c009/south-dakota-tribe-open-nations-1st-marijuana-resort
Indian tribes set to begin marijuana sales; by Rob Hotakainen, McClatchy Papers (DC); July 25, 2015; http://www.mcclatchydc.com/news/nation-world/national/economy/article29346730.html
Perspectives on Marijuana and Industrial Hemp Production; Reservation Economic Summit - Washington, DC; June 16, 2015.
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Tribal Consultation on Payday Lending, Vehicle Title, and Similar Loans; Tribal Consultation; June 15, 2015.
KFI AM 640 Radio Interview - The John & Ken Show: Tribal Marijuana; On-Air Radio Interview; March 30, 2015; http://ncaied.org/2015/03/30/kfi-radio-interview-with-blake-trueblood/
Entrepreneurship Forum: Starting a Business; National Reservation Economic Summit (National RES) Las Vegas; March 15, 2015.
Tribes and the Department of Justice Tribal Marijuana Memo: Clearing the Smoke; National Reservation Economic Summit (National RES) Las Vegas; March 11, 2015.
Small Business Law 101; National Reservation Economic Summit (National RES) Las Vegas; March 9, 2015.
Bitcoin Regulatory Overview & Practical Applications; IT Palooza South Florida 2014; December 14, 2014.
Leveraging Bitcoin to Increase Marketing Opportunities; South Florida Interactive Marketing Association (SFIMA) Monthly Meeting; August 14, 2014.
Oglala Sioux Hope Bitcoin Alternative, Mazacoin, Will Change Economic Woes; by Lynnley Browning, Newsweek; August 14, 2014; http://www.newsweek.com/2014/08/22/tribe-brought-you-custers-last-stand-sitting-bulls-bitcoin-264440.html
Implementation of Bitcoin Into Tribal Enterprises: Strategies and Best Practices; National Reservation Economic Summit (National RES) Las Vegas, March 18, 2014.
Bitcoin 101: What your Tribal Enterprise Needs to Know; National Reservation Economic Summit (National RES) Las Vegas, March 17, 2014.