March 11, 2020

Korn Ferry Announces Third Quarter Fiscal 2020 Results
Online Labor Demand Remains Flat Month-to-Month
Cost of Living Rises in February, but Inflation Still Low Overall
Planning Is Key to Payroll Continuity Amid Coronavirus Worries
Coronavirus Questions? California Administrative Agencies Have Answers
Mitigating Cybersecurity Risks Related to the Coronavirus
U.S. Department of Labor Issues Industry-Recognized Apprenticeship Program Final Rule
ADA Does Not Protect People Who Have Erratic, Unexplained Absences, Even When Those Absences Are Due to a Disability
Employment Laws Taking Effect Soon in Several States and Municipalities
New Mexico Latest State to Prohibit NDAs for Sexual Harassment Claims
Coronavirus to Tax Tight Health Care Job Market
#MeToo and How Sexual Harassment Is Addressed in the Workplace

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The Law and You—Clearing the Smoke on Medical Marijuana

A staffing agency recruiter tests positive for marijuana use, which violates company policy. Should the employee’s manager fire one of her best recruiters? Does state law protect employees who use marijuana for medical purposes?

In the scenario analyzed in the latest issue of Staffing Success magazine, attorneys Diane J. Geller and Joseph McNelis look at the confusing patchwork of federal and state laws regarding marijuana, and the steps staffing firms can take to reduce their liability.

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