In this webinar, Cohen Seglias attorneys Jonathan Landesman and Anthony Bottenfield will discuss the increasingly blurry line between legal and illicit drug use, particularly when marijuana is involved, including best practices for employers with locations in states with medical marijuana laws. The presenters will also discuss office parties and the added layer of complexity and the increased risk they present for employers during the holiday season.


Drugs and Partying: What Contractors Need to Know About Medical Marijuana and Office Parties

Date: Wednesday, November 20, 2019
Time: 12pm – 1pm
Location: ONLINE



The webinar will include the following topics:

  • Resolving conflicts between state and federal marijuana laws
  • Enforcing drug-free workplace policies
  • Disciplining employees who possess a license to use marijuana
  • How other laws, including OSHA, impact drug testing policies
  • Understanding your exposure relating to office parties and social activities
  • Practical advice on employee dating and alcohol use