LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - May 25, 2016) - Freedom Leaf, Inc. (OTCBB: FRLF) has entered into a $250,000USD International License Agreement secured by a $25,000 non-refundable deposit for the exclusive license to use the Freedom Leaf Brand with the right to publish Freedom Leaf Magazine in Dutch offering Advertising, while also undertaking Public Relations, Business Consulting, Branding Services, Business Development and Incubation for the Cannabis/Hemp companies in the Netherlands. Freedom Leaf, Netherlands, BV will also distribute branded products and services and will identify emerging opportunities to bring under the Freedom Leaf umbrella in the US and the Netherlands.
Mr. Mario Louis Sylvester Lap is the Managing Director of Freedom Leaf, Netherlands, BV. Mr. Lap is a graduate from Open Universiteit Nederland, BS, Law and currently has affiliations with the following organizations: Drugtext Foundation, Foundation on Drug Policy and Human Rights & MLS LAP BV, RJM and MJR Holding Companies.
Freedom Leaf co-founder and 45 year Marijuana Legalization Activist Richard C. Cowan speaks about his relationship, "I have known Mario Lap for over twenty years, and there is no one in Europe who knows the drug reform world better than Mario."
Freedom Leaf, Inc. has drawn interest from potential overseas licensees seeking access to its brand, its editorial content, ability to put on events, along with premium products and services under its banner. "We're a magnet to attract mergers and acquisitions, incubation of new companies and spinoffs," said Cliff Perry, CEO of Freedom Leaf, Inc. "Our news, media, entertainment platforms and other properties raise awareness for investors and seed more potential deals."
Freedom Leaf is in talks to license its brand, products and services in three additional European countries. "The negotiations continue to be very positive," Perry said. "We're in discussions with two additional companies in what promises to be a meaningful endeavor to speed our growth." The license will allow licensees to market and publish Freedom Leaf Magazine in their countries, while offering website advertising, products, business and consulting services, seminars, musical festivals and other branded products and services.
"The finalization of these International contracts will substantially benefit Freedom Leaf, Inc.'s shareholders through revenue and an overseas footprint," Perry said.
With its flagship publication, Freedom Leaf's presence has been felt nationally as it eyes more success while approaching the milestone of one million copies in circulation by 2017. Teaming up with NORML.org, ssdp.org, WomenGrow.com, and MJBA.net with hundreds of thousands of activist marketers spreading "The Good News in Marijuana Reform™," Freedom Leaf taps into the emerging industry's cutting edge information, innovation and legislation around cannabis, medical marijuana and industrial hemp, as well as the latest arts, fashion, financial and lifestyle trends.
Freedom Leaf, Netherlands, BV's managing director, Mr. Mario Lap's Professional Experience: Specialties: CORE COMPETENCIES: IT and Substance Use Consultancy, Drug Policy, Digitalization, Project Management, Communication, Consulting Selling, Consultancy, Process management, Networker, Advise, IT/Internet Experience, Languages, Presentation, Innovation
Articles and text written by Mario Lap:
Drugtext Information Center on Substance Use, Dependence, Harm Reduction, International & National Drug Policy.
Cannabis, from decriminalization towards a system (15 June 2013)
Dragons and syringes (17 February 2013)
Weedpass (07 December 2012)
Cannabis Law 2.0 (08 November 2012)
Policy on drugs runs up against insuperable pro... (08 June 2011)
Cannabis : les effets ballons de la politique f... (06 April 2011)
Dutch Drug Policy (08 January 2010)
Medicinal Cannabis an International legal chall... (26 November 2009)
Cannabis, the a-motivational syndrome of the du... (05 December 2007)
DEALERS, DICE AND DOPE (05 December 1996)
Nederweed, Euroweed the case for regulated prod... (05 December 1995)
RECENT CHANGES IN THE DUTCH CANNABIS TRADE: THE... (05 December 1995)
DRUG PROHIBITION FROM A HUMAN RIGHTS PERSPECTIVE (05 December 1995)
Cannabis Law Proposal (05 December 1994)
Freedom Leaf, Inc. "The Marijuana Legalization Company™," is the leading go-to resource in the Cannabis, Medical Marijuana and Industrial Hemp industry. Our founders have been involved in marijuana legalization for over 50 years. Freedom Leaf, Inc. (OTCBB: FRLF) is a movement marketing company comprised of a portfolio of News, Published & Digital Media, "Online" marijuana-related websites, offering Advertising, Public Relations, Business Consulting, Branding Services, Business Development and Incubation.
Freedom Leaf, Inc. does not handle, grow, sell or dispense marijuana or related products. Therefore, we are not regulated in any way by the different government agencies other than standard business type of regulations.