The Countdown to Legalization: Marijuana and labour/employment law

In the second video of this series, labour and employer lawyers Lior Samfiru, partner at Samfiru Tumarkin LLP, and Lorenzo Lisi, partner at Aird & Berlis LLP, explain how the looming legalization of recreational marijuana in Canada will affect the face of labour and employment law, especially regarding worker safety.

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