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Legal Marijuana and the Workplace

 Employers are trying to bolster workplace safety as the use of marijuana rises and more states legalize the recreational use of cannabis. Training to help managers recognize the signs of cannabis use and policies barring the use of cannabis during work hours can help prevent accidents.
How Can Employers Respond to Laws Legalizing Marijuana?
SHRM | Aug 2023

Employers Have Leeway on Marijuana Policies
Marijuana in the Workplace
SHRM | Nov 2022 - Jan 2023

Marijuana and the Workplace
SHRM Hub Page

Podcast (9 min) The Marijuana Conundrum in the Workplace: Balancing Staffing, Compliance, and Safety Concerns
Ogletree | Oct 2022

Multi-State Employers

A Look at the High Points of a Few States’ Marijuana Laws
Ogletree | Apr 2024

The Growing Number of State and Local Laws Addressing Off-Duty Marijuana Use by Employees
Venable | Aug 2023

What Multi-State Employers Need to Know About States Prohibiting Discrimination of Off-Duty Cannabis Use
Gordon & Rees | Sep 2022

The Latest in Multi-Jurisdictional Marijuana Compliance
Ogletree | Aug 2022

Weed policy options for multi-state employers -- are there any?
Constangy | Apr 2022

Marijuana Laws and the 2022 Workplace
SHRM | Mar 2022

State Medical Cannabis Laws
National Conference of State Legislatures | Jun 2023

Law Firm Resources

Podcast: Clearing the Haze: Marijuana Drug Testing Legal Updates
Jackson Lewis | Aug 2023

Employers: Clock is Ticking to Update Marijuana Policies
McGlinchey | Jan 2023

Medical Marijuana in Your Suitcase? How One Basketball Player’s Conviction Raises Concerns for Employers
Ogletree | Dec 2022

Voters in Two States Approve Marijuana Ballot Initiatives on Election Day 2022
Jackson Lewis | Nov 2022

2022 Midterm Elections Early Results: Control of Congress, Minimum Wage, and Legalized Marijuana
Ogletree | Nov 2022

Recreational Marijuana Use in the Workplace: An Update
Bond | Oct 2022

Six State Bans on Discrimination Against Recreational Marijuana Users May Impact Employer Drug Testing Programs
Weil | Oct 2022

Medical Marijuana and the Construction Job Site
Jackson Lewis | Sep 2022

Legal Marijuana and Workplace Drug Testing
FindLaw | Apr 2024

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