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Employers need to prepare for reality of legal weed

Thursday, February 16, 2017 @ 7:00 PM | By Donalee Moulton

For many Canadians, the best gift they received last December wasn’t from Santa but from the task force on marijuana legalization and regulation, which delivered its 106-page report to three federal government ministers.

That report contains more than 80 recommendations on how to better promote and protect public health and safety, particularly among young people, in a country where smoking pot recreationally will be legal.

There is little doubt doobies will soon be as accessible as beer and wine. As that reality nears, lawyers and their...