Law360 (August 26, 2020, 4:07 PM EDT) — A Colorado hemp
supplier has claimed that natural ingredients manufacturer Layn USA Inc. and its affiliate improperly processed hemp
samples in a spice grinder before testing their CBD
content as part of a bid to duck a $1.2 million biomass deal.
Moose Agricultural LLC said in its suit, which was removed to federal court on Aug. 20, that Layn and its affiliate Hemprise LLC tried to dodge the 2019 hemp supply agreement when a company representative required samples to be run through a spice grinder, which would lower their CBD content before they were sent to a lab for testing….