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Marijuana And The Workplace

January 31, 2018

Harris lawyers Scott McCann and Brad Cocke will discuss the issue of marijuana and its impact on the workplace with a focus on providing managers, supervisors and HR professionals with the knowledge and skills necessary to respond to the use of marijuana by employees.

Key issues covered include:

  • Marijuana basics - from illicit drugs to legal medicine
  • The current state of the law
      • Criminal law and anticipated changes
      • Medicinal use
      • Law applicable to the workplace
  • Drug addiction and medicinal use
      • Required medical documentation
      • The duty to accommodate employees
  • Recreational use
      • Proving usage
      • Investigations, discipline and discharge
  • Legalization and its anticipated impact on the workplace

The Chartered Professionals in Human Resources of British Columbia and Yukon (CPHR) has pre-approved this seminar for Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours.

Type:
Workplace Law Foundations Series
Date:
January 31, 2018
Time:
8:30AM - 12:30PM
Location:
Bentall 5 Conference Centre, Ground Floor, 550 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC
Cost:
$350 + taxes
Includes:
Printed seminar materials, continental breakfast and refreshments
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