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New Year’s Resolutions for Employers

Given the number of changes and decisions over the last year, it is increasingly important for your company to make a few New Years Resolutions regarding policies and practices.  Below is a non-comprehensive list of resolutions your company can make … Continue reading

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The Use of Medical Marijuana Does Not Necessarily Excuse An Employee From a Positive Drug Test

Employees in safety-sensitive transportation positions will not be able to use a prescription for medical marijuana to excuse a positive drug test, according to the US Department of Transportation (DOT).  For obvious safety reasons, applicants and employees in these types … Continue reading

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Connecticut Medical Marijuana Bill has Implications for Employers

The Connecticut legislature just passed a bill allowing for the medical use of marijuana for individuals with a debilitating medical condition. Under the bill, individuals with a medical diagnosis of cancer, glaucoma, HIV, AIDS, Parkinson’s disease, Crohn’s disease, multiple sclerosis, … Continue reading

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