Cannabis Sativa Inc and THC Farmaceuticals' Subsidiary, Terpene Research Labs (TRL) to Produce Terpenes Based on CBDS' Patent Pending Strain
September 18, 2015 at 07:00 AM EDT
MESQUITE, NV / ACCESSWIRE / September 18, 2015 / Cannabis Sativa Inc (PINKSHEETS:CBDS) and THC Farmaceuticals, Inc (CBDG) announced today that they have entered into an agreement for TRL to develop for CBDS terpene based products from CBDS' patent pending stain of Cannabis known as "CTA."
As part of the agreement CBDG shall pay CBDS 10,000,000 hempcoins for the non-exclusive right to sell products TRL produces from the CTA strain plus a 5% cash royalty. CBDG will pay 35% royalty to CBDS on all fees or other gross revenues it receives from licensing products for others to produce products using CTA genetics.
CBDS shall retain the right to sell the same products under its "Hi" brand (or such other of its brands in its sole discretion) and will pay a 5% royalty to TRL for all products sold using the terpene products developed by TRL.
CBDS shall pay a royalty at the rate of 35% of gross revenue to CBDG for all terpene products developed by TRL and licensed by CBDS to other parties.
CBDS also transfers to CBDG all rights to the CTA products developed by TRL for distribution outside of North America.
CBDS granted CBDG a 3 year option to acquire all of the CTA plant and patent rights outside of North America for an additional 10,000,000 hempcoins. The option begins to run from the time that the first hempcoins are delivered to CBDS. Should this option be exercised, CBDG will then pay a royalty of 3% of gross revenues received from with respect to products produced by or for CBDG or any of its affiliates and 20% on all royalties it receives.
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About Terpenes; Terpenes (/ˈtɜrpiːn/) are a large and diverse class of organic compounds, produced by a variety of plants.
About Hempcoin: Hempcoins (HMP) is a litecoin type crypo-commodity that can be mined and is backed by shares of $RMTN. See: http://www.hempcoin.com.
About CBDS: Cannabis Sativa, Inc. is in the business of branding and licensing via its 'hi' intellectual properties. The Company also offers the Wild Earth Naturals line of CBD Water and cosmetic products which are designed to use organic and natural ingredients, including CBD and hemp seed oil. The Company is engaged through its subsidiaries, Kush and Hi Brands International, Inc., in the research, development and licensing of specialized natural cannabis products, including cannabis formulas, edibles, topicals, strains, recipes and delivery systems.
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SOURCE: Cannabis Sativa, Inc.