Marijuana and the workplace. What's an employer to do?

Thursday, January 22, 2015


From Unavoidably, the question of marijuana use is finding itself on the HR radar. This is because there are currently over 20 jurisdictions with laws that legalize the use of marijuana for medical purposes. What's more, five of those jurisdictions-Colorado, Washington, Oregon, Alaska, and the District of Columbia-have legalized the drug for recreational use. The trend continues, as proponents are actively lobbying the issue in other states.