Sticky Business: Medical Marijuana and Compliance ConcernsJuly 29th at 11:00am EST
Our presenters will provide an overview of the current state of the law and discuss the latest trends in medical marijuana regulations from state and national perspectives. They will then discuss how the traditional fields of business and corporate law must be applied to this rapidly-expanding industry. The presenters will also explore the impact of medical marijuana on the employment front, including with respect to employment law, workers’ compensation, unemployment benefits, reasonable accommodations, and drug testing. Dinsmore & Shohl, LLP
Mr. Zinsmaster is a partner in the Corporate Division and Health Care Law Practice Group at Dinsmore &Shohl, and provides counsel and advocacy to clients on a variety of matters, including health care compliance, strategic counseling, enforcement and litigation, as well as telemedicine and telehealth issues. He has successfully represented cultivators, processors, and dispensary applicants or license holders in numerous capacities, as well as counseled health care providers and medical centers seeking to incorporate and leverage medical marijuana as a treatment modality for their patients.
Ms. Pahren focuses her practice on health care law, including transactional, regulatory, and compliance matters. She counsels clients on a range of topics including fraud and abuse issues; federal and state anti-kickback statutes and Stark; data, technology, and privacy matters, such as telemedicine and HIPAA; and administrative appeals before government agencies. She also counsels clients in the cannabis and medical marijuana industry, specifically relating to licensing and regulatory compliance matters