Medical Marijuana and Workers' Compensation: A Panel Discussion [3926]
Date: Thursday, March 9, 2017
Time: 3:45 PM - 4:45 PM
Location: Greater Columbus Convention Center
Room: A120

   Bruce Preston, Manager of Client Services, Sedgwick
   Jerry Sallee, Attorney - Partner, Dinsmore & Shohl
   Joan Verchot, Partner, Dinsmore & Shohl

Track: Legal
Secondary Track: Workers' Compensation
Session Type: Educational Session
Skill Level: Intermediate


With Ohio's new law legalizing medical marijuana comes a host of questions as to how this will affect employers from a workers' compensation and employment point of view. The panel of expert attorneys experienced in workers' compensation and employment law address these overlapping areas of concern for Ohio employers. They also include time for questions and answers.

Learning Objectives:
Recall implementation dates for the new law
Identify medical conditions for which medical marijuana could be prescribed
Describe implications of the new law in managing your workforce
Summarize how to manage workers' compensation claims under the new law

CEU Hours:  
  IACET: 0.1
  HRCI: 1
  CLE: 1
  BWC Discount Programs: 1

File & Handouts:
Medical Marijuana and Workers' Compensation #3926

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