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CLS Holdings USA Announces Addition of Common Shares (OTCQB:CLSH) to OTCQB Index

BOULDER, CO / ACCESSWIRE / October 22, 2015 / CLS Holdings USA, Inc. (CLSH) ("CLS" or "the Company"), a diversified cannabis company, is pleased to announce that its common stock, publicly traded under the ticker CLSH, has been added to the OTCQB Index, effective September 30, 2015.

Benefits of inclusion in the OTCQB Index include higher visibility within the investment community, added liquidity for the shares derived from investor portfolios that are modeled on or tied-to the index, and added exposure from the OTC Markets group, which publishes information on the performance and composition of each of its indices on a quarterly basis.

"We are pleased to announce our inclusion in this index for companies in similar stages of growth to ours," said Jeff Binder, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of CLS Holdings USA. "The added visibility is good for our shareholders, and we're looking forward to an exciting future of growth as we continue to execute our plan to become a premier legal cannabis processing and distribution services provider," he added.

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About CLS Holdings USA, Inc.

CLS Holdings USA, Inc. is a diversified cannabis company, specializing in the extraction and conversion of cannabinoids. CLS stands for "Cannabis Life Sciences", as it maintains a proprietary method of extracting various cannabinoids from the marijuana plant and converting them into higher quality and quantity. CLS Holdings USA business model includes licensing operations, processing revenue, processing facilities, sale of products and brand creation and consulting services.

For more information, check out: http://www.clsholdingsinc.com

Contact Information


Chairman and CEO
Jeff Binder


Darrow Associates, Inc.
Peter Seltzberg, Managing Director

SOURCE: CLS Holdings USA, Inc.