HOLLYWOOD, Calif., March 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Medbox, Inc. (OTC Markets: MDBX) ( www.medboxinc.com), a leader in providing industry-specific consulting services and patented systems to medical and retail businesses worldwide, announced that that they will be hosting a free medical marijuana industry educational seminar in San Diego on March 16th. Landlords, patients, potential dispensary operators, law enforcement, and city officials are welcome to attend. Complete details regarding that event are listed below: Courtyard by Marriott San Diego Mission Valley/Hotel Circle595 Hotel Cir SSan Diego, CA 92108(Between Camino De La Reina & Fashion Valley Rd) Saturday, March 16th, 2013 11:00am - 3:00pm Lunch provided and Free Parking Reservations are required to attend the seminar. Interested parties should call the Medbox corporate office number at (800) 762-1452 or email the company at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please state that you are interested in attending this seminar, and provide your name (or if in a group, the names of all individuals attending), contact phone numbers, and email addresses. Attendees will be emailed confirmations, which should be printed and brought to the seminar for entrance. Any press/media attendees are asked to follow the same aforementioned procedure. " California was the first state to allow medical marijuana, and unfortunately we have all witnessed how a lack of regulatory control on the state level can cause uncertainty and inefficiency. We look forward to educating landlords, patients, and public officials on how the City of San Diego can avoid the problem-fraught dispensary program that has plagued California," stated Dr. Bruce Bedrick, CEO of Medbox, Inc. "We want to help the city achieve a regulated program, with safe and controlled access to the patients that truly need the medicine," he added. "Hopefully the San Diego model can ultimately be duplicated in other cities in throughout the state." About Medbox, Inc: Medbox is a leader in the development, sales and service of automated, biometrically controlled dispensing and storage systems for medicine and merchandise. Medbox has offices throughout the world, including New York, Arizona, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Tokyo, London and Toronto, and has their corporate headquarters in Los Angeles. Medbox provides their patented systems, software and consulting services to pharmacies, dispensaries, urgent care centers, drug rehab clinics, hospitals, prison systems, hospice facilities, and medical groups worldwide.