Marijuana in the Workplace

August 1, 2019

Reprinted with permission from the Colorado Bar Association's Business Law Section Newsletter, August 2019

Legalization of both medical and recreational marijuana is a trend spreading across the country. The marijuana industry is fast growing, with a significant effect on individuals and businesses alike. Colorado is at the forefront of these issues nationally.

This article will discuss the methods by which states have chosen to legalize marijuana, the federal government's approaches to legalization, the protections employees who use have both from disability discrimination and to be accommodated under state and federal law, and the sorts of testing are legally and practically possible. Read More

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