4/19/2017Press Releases

Southworth Addresses Legalized Marijuana and Workplace Issues in Live Workshop

James W. Southworth, a principal of Dickie, McCamey & Chilcote, P.C. (DMC), will participate in a live online workshop on Thursday, April 20, 2017. The workshop is sponsored by JazzHR, a recruiting software company. Mr. Southworth’s presentation, entitled “Navigating Medical Marijuana in the Workplace,” addresses the new laws and regulations of legalized medical and adult-use recreational marijuana.

Mr. Southworth will be joined by Cheryl Bean from Compass Resources while speaking to human resource professionals on the following issues of concern:  navigating new rules in a marijuana-friendly state; updating your employee handbooks with appropriate HR policies; and how to keep up to date and informed as changes arise.

Mr. Southworth concentrates his practice in the areas of employment and labor law. He has provided advice and counsel on virtually all employment-related concerns, from hiring procedures to termination and severance issues. He speaks regularly to audiences of all sizes and compositions on a variety of workplace topics and assists clients with in-house training for management staff.

He earned his J.D. from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law School.

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