The South Florida Business Journal recently ran a cover story on how Florida’s legalization of medical marijuana in 2016 has created a slippery slope for both employees and employers. Gunster labor & employment law attorney Brian McPherson was tapped for his thoughts, saying that “Laws surrounding medical marijuana are in a state of flux, in Florida and across the country.” While courts have largely sided with employers in discrimination lawsuits levied by patients, some recent cases have shifted their verdicts in favor of employees.
McPherson is an experienced business and employment law litigator and counselor who has handled complex employment and commercial lawsuits and arbitrations all across Florida. He has represented a multitude of businesses and executives in a vast array of actions involving most of the Federal and Florida employment laws.
Read the full article: What Florida employers need to know about medical marijuana laws