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National Workers' Compensation Defense Network Fall Conference

September 26, 2019 at 11:00am
InterContinental Chicago

Chicago, IL

On Thursday, September 26, employment and labor attorney Elizabeth Smith will attend and moderate a panel at the National Workers' Compensation Defense Network's two-day fall conference. Elizabeth will moderate the panel entitled, "Up in Smoke: The Impact of Medical Marijuana in Workers' Compensation" with panelists Albert Randall, Jr. of Franklin & Prokopik, P.C., Kim Starr of Ritsema & Lyon, P.C., and Toney Stroud of Encova Insurance. The professionals will cover an overview of medical marijuana, the current state of the law, and state updates and pending questions.

For the NWCDN program, click here.

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Matter

Discrimination Defense

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Overtime Update to Have Wide Reaching Effect on Employers

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What Maine Employers Need To Know About Changes In Personnel Practices Following This Legislative Session

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News

Verrill Welcomes Employment Law Attorney Scott Connolly

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