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Marijuana at work: Managing the risks

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Where Stock Exchange Tower
800 Square Victoria, Suite 3700
,
Montréal, QC
Canada
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Prime Minister Trudeau is making good on his electoral promise to “legalize marijuana”. The promised law was tabled on April 13, 2017. This seminar will help human resources managers to better assess and manage the legal risks in the workplace associated with marijuana and other lawful or unlawful substances. The current state of the law will be discussed, including what exactly constitutes “therapeutic marijuana”, the issues related to implementing a drug and alcohol program in a unionized or non-unionized setting, human rights issues and situations in which drug and alcohol testing is permitted in Québec. In addition, psychiatrist Dr. Frédéric Benoit will discuss the neurocognitive and psychiatric impacts, addictions and their interface with the workplace.


Schedule
8:00 am to 8:30 am – Welcome and breakfast
8:30 am to 10:00 am – Seminar followed by a question period

You can participate in this event via webcast or attend in person at our Montréal office.

This training session is an invitation only event. For all queries, please contact Karine Desfosses at 514 397 7616 or kdesfosses@fasken.com