Conferences and Speeches

High Times in the Workplace: Marijuana Legalization

Thursday, October 19, 2017
07:30 AM - 09:30 AM PT

Labor and Employment of counsel Kate McGuigan will join the Professionals in Human Resources Association (PIHRA) on October 19, 2017 to discuss recreational marijuana in the employment law context.

The discussion will include:

  • The scope of marijuana legalization in the US
  • The use of medical marijuana
  • Conflicts between federal, state, and local law
  • How to handle legalization of marijuana in policies, procedures, handbooks
  • Hiring and firing issues
  • Employee discipline and safety
  • ADA and reasonable accommodations
  • Leaves of absence
  • Multi-state compliance