Show navigation

Available in:

MP3 Download
OnDemand Course

New Marijuana Law Update in Illinois

Understand how employment law and Illinois' cannabis law interplays with federal enforcement.

Illinois became the 11th state - along with the District of Columbia - to legalize recreational marijuana on January 1, 2020. Though federal law has remained largely unchanged, recreational marijuana continues to be legalized across several states and enforcement for personal consumption is virtually nonexistent. Many companies have growing concerns regarding Illinois' cannabis law. How do employers maintain a safe and drug-free workplace? How do they protect themselves against litigation? This topic will address employment law and how Illinois' cannabis law interplays with federal enforcement, using the construction industry as a case model. For those interested in opening or currently running a dispensary, this material will also cover banking and security issues, as well as training personnel.

Runtime: 88 minutes
Purchase Options

More Program Information

Why Lorman?

Over 33 years and 1.4 million customers worth of experience providing continuing education. Our passion is providing you world-class training to help you succeed in business and as a professional.

Agenda

Illinois Laws Compared to National and Regional Laws

  • Concerns About Federal Enforcement
  • Avoiding Conflicts With Neighboring States

Employment Law

  • Enforcement of Drug-Free Work Zone
  • Determining Who Is High
  • ADA Concerns

Example - Construction Industry

  • Union Work Rules
  • Contracts Requiring a Drug-Free Work Area

Advising Clients

  • Starting a Dispensary
  • Banking and Money
  • Security Issues
  • Training
Purchase Options

More Program Information

Why Lorman?

Over 33 years and 1.4 million customers worth of experience providing continuing education. Our passion is providing you world-class training to help you succeed in business and as a professional.

Credits

MP3 Download

This program does NOT qualify, nor meet the National Standard for NASBA accreditation.

OnDemand Course

Applications have not yet been submitted for Delaware, Idaho, Kentucky, Maine, New Hampshire, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, and Wyoming CLE for this course. However, if you are interested in obtaining CLE for any of the listed states or have any additional credit questions please email us at [email protected] or call us at 866-352-9540.

This course was last revised on July 28, 2020.

Call 1-866-352-9540 for further credit information.

  • IL CLE 1.25
     
  • This course was approved for a total of 1.25 hours of MCLE Credit by the Illinois MCLE Board.
     
  • WI CLE 1.5
     
  • This program qualifies for 1.5 hour(s) of ondemand CLE through the WI Board of Bar Examiners.
     
  • HR Certification Institute 1.5
     
  • This E-Learning program has been approved for 1.5 (General) recertification credit hours toward aPHR(TM), aPHRi(TM), PHR®, PHRca®, SPHR®, GPHR®, PHRi(TM) and SPHRi(TM)recertification through HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®). For more information about certification or recertification, please visit the HR Certification Institute website at www.hrci.org.
     
  • SHRM 1.25
     
  • Lorman Education Services is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM-CPSM or SHRM-SCPSM. This program is valid for 1.25 PDC(s) for the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP. For more information about certification or recertification, please visit www.shrmcertification.org.
     

To earn each credit Lorman offers through the OnDemand learning platform, you need to watch 100% of the program. Also, for certain credits you will need to fulfill additional requirements which will be displayed on the "credits" tab when viewing the course.

  • Those applying for AIA and HRCI must view 100% of the program and answer the questions following the program.

This program does NOT qualify, nor meet the National Standard for NASBA accreditation.

Purchase Options

More Program Information

Why Lorman?

Over 33 years and 1.4 million customers worth of experience providing continuing education. Our passion is providing you world-class training to help you succeed in business and as a professional.

Faculty

Jeanne Hoffmann

Jeanne Hoffmann

Bryce Downey & Lenkov LLC

  • Managing Capital Member at Bryce Downey & Lenkov LLC
  • Practice is concentrated in business litigation and transactions, intellectual property and insurance coverage
  • She heads Bryce Downey & Lenkov’s Intellectual Property and Entertainment practice groups, and is co-chair of the Insurance group
  • Extensive experience handling diverse matters in both the state and federal courts
  • Consistently selected as a Leading Lawyer and recognized as one of Leading Lawyer’s Top Women Lawyers in the Chicagoland area
  • Member of Women Construction Owners and Executives, Lawyers for the Creative Arts, Claims and Litigation Management Alliance and the Chicago Bar Association
  • Can be contacted at 312-327-0018 or [email protected]
Thomas Sarikas

Thomas Sarikas

Bryce Downey & Lenkov LLC

  • Income member at Bryce Downey & Lenkov LLC
  • A former engineer, he handles litigation and appeals in construction liability, product liability, premises liability, transportation and insurance coverage cases
  • Member of the American Bar Association
  • Can be contacted at 312-327-0061 or [email protected]
Purchase Options

More Program Information

Why Lorman?

Over 33 years and 1.4 million customers worth of experience providing continuing education. Our passion is providing you world-class training to help you succeed in business and as a professional.

All of your training, right here at Lorman.

Pay once and get a full year of unlimited training in any format, any time!

  • Live Webinars
  • OnDemand Webinars
  • MP3 Downloads
  • Course Manuals
  • Audio Recordings*
  • Executive Reports
  • White Papers and Articles
  • Sponsored Live Webinars

Additional benefits include:

  • State Specific Credit Tracker
  • Members Only Newsletter
  • All-Access Pass Course Concierge

* For audio recordings you only pay shipping

Questions? Call 877-296-2169 to speak with a real person.

Sign Up Today
With This Course

Access to all training products for one year
$699/year

Unlimited Lorman Training

With the All-Access Pass there is no guessing what you will need for your yearly training budget. $699 will cover all of your training needs for an entire year!

Easy Registrations

Once you purchase your All-Access Pass you will never be any further than one-click away from attending any Lorman training course.

Invest in Yourself

You haven't gotten to where you are professionally by luck alone; it's taken a lot of hard work and training. Invest in yourself with the All-Access Pass.

Product ID: 406933
Published 2020
Purchase Options

Available in Multiple Formats

Purchase this course and learn on your schedule!