Stay abreast of the latest Crowe & Dunlevy legal updates, commentary, events and seminars. Our news page includes firm news releases, practice group advisories, media clips, speaking engagements and firm announcements. To receive emails about advisories, events and more, sign up for our mailing list.

HB 2367 Update: Workers Comp Retaliatory Discharge Claims Now Subject to District Courts

Employers had a brief sigh of relief when the Oklahoma Supreme Court issued the Southon v. Oklahoma Tire Recyclers, LLCdecision on May 21, 2019. In Southon, the court held that the Workers’ Compensation Commission (the “Commission”) retained exclusive jurisdiction over workers’ compensation… Continue reading HB 2367 Update: Workers Comp Retaliatory Discharge Claims Now Subject to District Courts

When Do the “Safety-Sensitive” Changes to Medical Marijuana Take Effect? Well, it Depends.

Last week we sent you an advisory about the Unity Bill becoming law after House Bill 2612 was signed by Governor Stitt on March 14. This new law provides additional regulatory controls over the medical marijuana industry, and most notably for Oklahoma employers, it contains an exception for positions with safety-sensitive job duties. Continue reading When Do the “Safety-Sensitive” Changes to Medical Marijuana Take Effect? Well, it Depends.