Getting Out of the Weeds: What Employers Need to Know About Marijuana in the Workplace

Webinar (EDT)

Valerie Butera and Nathaniel Glasser, Members of the Firm, present a Lawline webinar, "Getting Out of the Weeds: What Employers Need to Know About Marijuana in the Workplace."

Learning objectives:

  1. Understand the various protections provided by state legalization laws, including decriminalization, nondiscrimination, and accommodation
  2. Identify current federal enforcement priorities under the Controlled Substances Act
  3. Discuss the effect of state legalization laws on drug-free workplace policies
  4. Explore whether employers must accommodate an employee’s use of medical marijuana
  5. Know how to respond to increasing numbers of pre-employment and on-the-job positive test results for marijuana
  6. Recognize elevated hazards presented by marijuana use by employees required to operate motor vehicles
  7. Address OSHA’s recommendations for dealing with employees who use marijuana
  8. Propose strategies for dealing with inherent conflicts in state and federal law

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